Author - Chris Middleton

Chris MiddletonHello, I'm an Englishman living in Montpellier, France. I've been kiting and shaping boards for over 20yrs. I’m super stoked to share my knowledge via these DIY self-build Kilaia pages with you.

Full Length Film

In this 17 minute film, Chris Middleton shares some of his expert knowledge about how to shape and make a Kite specific Alaia from A to Z. He has been developing Kilaia...

Chapter 1 | Tools

The tools used in these videos represent a selection of my personal workshop tools but you don’t need to have them all. Flat sanding blocks to keep your rails...