The Kite Mag TESTED: The Roam | Ocean Rodeo

You know with Ocean Rodeo that they spend the time to get their kites exactly how they want them before they let them loose… The Roam has been a few years in the making and fills a gap in the OR range. The Prodigy has been a popular kite for waveriding but perhaps lacks the more pivotal turning that comes in handy in this department and – on first impressions – it looks like the Roam should tick this box.

Even by ‘surf kite’ standards, the Roam is particularly low aspect, with a chunky LE and super-square tips. Bridle wise this is short (so tangle free) and there are no pulleys. Trailing edge flutter is kept in check with small battens and overall the kite feels very well put together. In the air and the Roam immediately feels connected and ready to go…

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