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12232949_922206577832671_4473452555276846803_oWe probably spend more time watching kite chicks than we do any other sport, and with good reason; We don’t know any athletes who do a better job of sharing their exotic, exciting, bikini-filled lifestyle with millions of die-hard fans than girls like Hannah Whiteley and Anastasia Ashley.  Since they’re all going after the same sponsors, they’ve brought their competitiveness to social media, and we’re all winners for it.  This gorgeous shark’s eye view shot comes from Hannah’s Facebook page, which is worth a long, long look for any red-blooded man, lesbian, or fan of wind-powered sports.

As an avowed SA’er (and past Extreme Sailing Series guest racer), perennial top-ranked surfer Sally Fitzgibbon is always worth paying attention to, and if you’re a chick (or you’ve hatched one that needs a role model), here’s a really interesting interview by a surf journo chick as Sally gets set to try to break her streak and win the World Champs at the Maui Pro.

Title shout to one of the top 25 sports documentaries of all time.