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by matcha
Wed Apr 25, 2012 11:05 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Envy's in the waves
Replies: 1
Views: 1593

Re: Envy's in the waves

Hi there, I ride the Envy's for the past 3 years! It is a very good kite for the waves! Steady, glides well, quick, has a little latency before it turns (0.4 second i would say) which is perfect in case you get under water by a wave or make a mistake it will not just loop! It flies a bit back so it ...
by matcha
Mon May 23, 2011 4:18 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: help with airs
Replies: 1
Views: 1311

Re: help with airs

You need to get a momentum while going on the wave...jump off the lip and turn the board towards the wind so it holds it tight - it's like a swing! If you wanna grab the board you can do so for the beginning or if you feel like it! The bar must be in 1/2 depower so you don't overtake the board...whe...
by matcha
Tue Jun 01, 2010 12:59 am
Forum: Technique
Topic: Strapless jumps
Replies: 8
Views: 2189

Re: Strapless jumps

Just a pic i got the other day!

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by matcha
Tue Jun 01, 2010 12:49 am
Forum: Technique
Topic: Strapless jumps
Replies: 8
Views: 2189

Re: Strapless jumps

Edge and go off the lip of the wave, turn the board upwind so the wind holds it...knees must be bend! Slowly slowly when you are descending turn the board and land a bit downwind! Try variation of this with grab, turning the board side ways to the wind, jumping straight but not high (as the wind wil...