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2018 AKA Convention Logo

Introducing the 2018 AKA Annual Convention Logo     We would like to send a big thank you to Jim Desrosiers, for submitting this logo that would go on to be selected as THE logo for the 2018 AKA Annual Convention. This year we will be enjoying the bayou breezes of Shreveport, Louisiana, October 15th-20th. […]

NEWS: Age-old hobby gives new generation of fans a lift

For Full article including photos, go to: https://apnews.com/amp/e5ab0afbd3fa4baaa09526a44295bc8c Kites: Age-old hobby gives new generation of fans a lift By MELISSA KOSSLER DUTTON Yesterday When Kay and Larry Day came across a kite shop while vacationing in Wisconsin nearly two decades ago, they decided to buy kites for their grandchildren. On a whim, Larry bought one for […]

Performance with flair,Or one that’s mundane.You get what you give,And some get insane.

AKA Featured Flier – Joe Eyman

Tell us a little bit about yourself: 60 trips around the sun 🌞, I’m Joe Eyman. I occupy a home in Colorful Colorado! I’ve competed once, Treasure Island! Kites started as physical therapy for me and almost twenty Kites later, I’m looking for just one more! 😆 Why did you join the AKA? Kites, Kites’s and more […]

AKA Featured Flier – Tony Reiser

Tell us a little bit about yourself: My name is Tony Reiser. I am 90 years old and live in Bethlehem, PA. I have competed in many Kitemaking/Banner Competitions. I have won awards at the Smithsonian Kite Festival, Wildwood International Kite Festival and Philadelphia International Kite Festival to name a few. I won the AKA Outstanding […]