At a rate of knots

Charlotte Consorti has become the first ever woman to break the 50 knot speed barrier on a kiteboard! Incredible!

The F-One team rider (our fave type, not that we're biased) reached the speed at the Luderizt Speed contest and unsurprisingly took top spot in the women's category. She also beat most of the men competing that day, placing 8th overall.

We've said it before and we'll say it again - Go girl! 

Here's the vid: