Aaron Johnson

Aaron Johnson

Aaron "Huggybear" Johnson

Well Aaron took a little hiatus away from the shop, but now he is back and better than ever! Aaron is probably the coolest dude to talk to on the phone and will instantly be your friend. He will bro down for hours on the phone and make sweet content all the while. Been a part of this great crew for a long time and is a core part of Mackite. 

Riding Stats:

Weight - 190

Riding Style - Kooky

Dream Quiver

  • Kite: Neo SLS
  • Board: Pro Wam

Who is A-aron?

  • Favorite Riding Spot? NorthMo on a S/SW
  • Favorite Quote? "The hell with the rules. If it sounds right, then it is."               - Eddie Van Halen
  • When Did You Start Working at the Shop? 
  • Winging or Kiting? Kite
  • Coffee or Energy Drink? Double Expresso
  • Big Air or Big Trick? Big slash
  • Order Picker or Forklift? Fork it!
  • Waves or Slick? "Ya just drop in, and just smack the lip--WAPAHH!" #SoPitted
  • Worst foil fall? Not yet, but thanks for jinxing me
  • GoJoe or Retractable Leash? C'mon, fam--learn to body drag
  • Phone or Livechat? Leave a message
  • Warm n' Crowded or Cold n' Secluded? Bring on the chill
  • College or drafted straight out of Highschool/Start of College? No worries either way
  • Favorite Warehouse Memory? Dude in the box
  • Work Transport: Onewheel pint or XR? No
  • Carbon or Aluminum? Carbon
  • Rope Slider or Hook? Rope
  • Goofy or Regular? Goofy as hell
  • Any "Kitemares"? Never let anyone else rig your kite 
  • Fold or Scrunge Your Kite? Fold
  • Anything Else the World Should Know About Aaron? He has had a wing board on the roof of his car almost all summer. 

 

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Aaron's Top Picks For Gear:

  • On Sale
    2019 Slingshot Foil Half Straps 2.0 2019 Slingshot Foil Half Straps 2.0

    Slingshot Half Straps (Set of 2)

    Slingshot Kiteboarding

    Now: $59.00
    Was: $66.00
    Slingshot Half Straps 2.0 Slingshot Half Straps are exactly what the name suggests- they're half of a foot strap designed to provide leverage and a locked-in feel with the confidence of knowing you can kick free of your board when you crash. No more...
    Now: $59.00
    Was: $66.00
  • Send the Crew a Brew!

    Send the Crew a Brew!

    $4.99
    Send the Crew a Beer!  When you think back on your online shopping experiences throughout the year, do you find yourself suddenly and inexplicably daydreaming about those hours you spent on the phone with Aaron, phrases like "stoke", "you know...
    $4.99
  • Early Registration Extended to Sept 22th
    Save the Date: Sept 24-26
    New Location!
    KOGL Test Fest 2017 KOGL Test Fest 2017

    KOGL Test Fest 2021

    MACkite

    $0.00 - $45.00
    KoGL Test Fest 2021 - Sept 24th-26th Registration Fees: Save $10 by registering before the Monday before of the event (9/10) Discount Applied in Cart Registration Fees  |  Demo Gear List  |  Schedule of Events  |...
    $0.00 - $45.00
  • Mystic Foilbag Foil Board Bag Mystic Foilbag Foil Board Bag

    Mystic Foilbag Foil Board Bag

    Mystic Kiteboarding

    $99.99 - $129.00
    Mystic Foilbag Foil Board Bag Mystic's foil bag for the 2019/20 season - your one-shop stop for all of your foil transport. This hydrofoil travel bag is fully padded with a dedicated padded compartment for mast, wings, and fuselage. Easily stow up to 2...
    $99.99 - $129.00