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by skycrabs
Tue Aug 26, 2014 3:55 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kite School Start UP
Replies: 29
Views: 3572

Re: Kite School Start UP

These days there could even be a short online course or something, that people complete prior to attending a practical course. Something like the driving theory test maybe? Multiple choice questions and pass rate of 90% before you can start lessons? Sure you could probably also do Hazard Perception...
by skycrabs
Tue Aug 26, 2014 9:48 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kite School Start UP
Replies: 29
Views: 3572

Re: Kite School Start UP

I think the idea of being taught about Wind Charts/ Tides/rights of way etc etc is a good one. These days there could even be a short online course or something, that people complete prior to attending a practical course. Something like you do on a PADI open water course with some theory before actu...
by skycrabs
Wed May 29, 2013 8:29 pm
Forum: Kite Discussion & Review
Topic: Tiny Rip in My Kite
Replies: 3
Views: 468

Tiny Rip in My Kite

Hi Guys, I'm after a little bit of advice really. I have a tiny rip ( about 3mm by 3mm) in my kite ( North Evo 2011). I noticed it when packing it away the other day. I'd like to know the best way to sort it. Ive read about Glues/ Tapes/ Sending it off to get fixed, but really just want some thought...
by skycrabs
Fri May 10, 2013 8:58 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: Separated from my board...WHY?
Replies: 4
Views: 5555

Separated from my board...WHY?

Hey guys, Tonight I lost my board. I have come off a couple of times, and somehow managed to get back it it. However tonight, I struggled. I hit a wave, came off but kept the kite in the air. I looked back over my shoulder and there was my board. Great I thought and then put the kite at 12 and start...
by skycrabs
Fri May 10, 2013 8:37 pm
Forum: Lost, Found or Stolen
Topic: LOST BOARD- LANCING/Shoreham
Replies: 0
Views: 325

LOST BOARD- LANCING/Shoreham

Hey guys, I lost a North Gonzales, 143 out at Lancing tonight. If anyone finds it please get in touch. Much Love.
Aaron
by skycrabs
Wed Oct 03, 2012 8:33 pm
Forum: General Equipment Discussion & Review
Topic: New Harness
Replies: 1
Views: 345

New Harness

Hi I'm pretty new to kiting. I have been using a pretty old Dakine harness for six months or so now and am looking to get a new one. Can anyone recommend a decent harness/ manufacturer. I know that this is obviously hugely subjective, but I thought i might as well ask. I am a six foot 13 stone male,...