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by swiftie555
Sat Apr 23, 2011 3:02 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kahoona V3 review from a V2 user
Replies: 12
Views: 1271

Re: Kahoona V3 review from a V2 user

man that is supercool well done looks great with the skate board
by swiftie555
Fri Apr 22, 2011 9:23 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: help with airs
Replies: 1
Views: 1311

help with airs

more help again how exactly do you get airs in cross on waves i cant even get the board fins out of the water i got the board off the water a little tonight but only a little it feels the same as when i was trying them on the surfboard i am trying strapless and dont really want to send the kite back...
by swiftie555
Fri Apr 22, 2011 9:04 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: help with tail slide
Replies: 0
Views: 1034

help with tail slide

hi i am wondering can anyone help with this i want to know how to tail slide properally on a head to over head wave on cross on wind i can do it fine on waist to chest waves but when it gets head and bigger i can only top turn and cant make the slide where does the kite need to be is it around 12 or...
by swiftie555
Fri Apr 22, 2011 11:28 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kahoona V3 review from a V2 user
Replies: 12
Views: 1271

Re: Kahoona V3 review from a V2 user

ahh yea a trip in the autum kev before the water gets cold and the wind starts to go nuts hope your keeping good :-D superman that board is cool easy to flick around and that but its major flaw is construction, its very very weak. the padding came off mine at the back which had to be re stuck and a ...
by swiftie555
Thu Apr 21, 2011 7:55 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kahoona V3 review from a V2 user
Replies: 12
Views: 1271

Re: Kahoona V3 review from a V2 user

superman: im no relation to robbie swift at least i dont think so if the review sounds a little pimped up its cause i really do believe the kahoonas are a great little kite. it was also for something else hense the lenth. ive had a couple of kites, started with an old naish c kite a crossbow then a ...
by swiftie555
Wed Mar 30, 2011 7:37 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: strapless surfboard kiteloop
Replies: 3
Views: 1573

Re: strapless surfboard kiteloop

hi i think you need to be really comfortable with your gear i used to use bandits and never attempted any at all changen to the kahoonas and love them. spent the winter getting the backloops down on the 5.5 and the last couple of sessions i have just started the loop part on the 9.5 i try it with th...
by swiftie555
Fri Jan 28, 2011 11:51 pm
Forum: The News Room
Topic: surfing strapless in ireland
Replies: 3
Views: 652

surfing strapless in ireland

http://vimeo.com/19310249" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; this is me on a windy deserted day on my local beach just me out and overpowered anyone like the thoughts of it ireland is the way to go esp achill island. riding with a kahoona 5.5 which in my humble opinion is the best surf k...
by swiftie555
Fri Jan 28, 2011 9:52 pm
Forum: N.Ireland / Eire
Topic: visiting Ireland to kite waves
Replies: 9
Views: 3950

Re: visiting Ireland to kite waves

dude go to mayo you cant loose ts the windest place in europe loads of beaches in the county some reefs and excelent point breaks in the winter some mellow some mental you have so much choice and the locals would love to see more people esp in the winter def come in the winter
by swiftie555
Tue Nov 23, 2010 2:26 pm
Forum: Kite Discussion & Review
Topic: Which 2011 kite? Bandit4 or Rebel for beginner-intermediate
Replies: 2
Views: 536

Re: Which 2011 kite? Bandit4 or Rebel for beginner-intermediate

man i wouldnt go near either kite i had north kites they were ok but got busted pretty quick i also had last years bandits and i didnt like them very much at all i now fly a kahoona and it rocks so stable and easy to fly hooked and unhooked id def recomend giving one a go before you go with either k...