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by fen
Fri Sep 30, 2016 12:07 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Old School Kit
Replies: 3
Views: 773

Re: Old School Kit

Horses for course... I also still have a 555 which my missus uses and its still a decent board, but no where near as aggressive as the 666.

Tried a monk on demo, but thought it was a bit soft. Nice board, but not that exciting. Prob quite similar the supershinn
by fen
Fri Sep 30, 2016 10:45 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Old School Kit
Replies: 3
Views: 773

Old School Kit

I have been kiting for quite a while, and like many on here, learnt to ride on old school C kites (ravens, fuels, torchs), and small, flat, stiff, twin tips. Over the years I ended up with a mixed bag of kites including hybrids such as RPM's, Hadlow ID's etc. I have tended to spend more time on thes...
by fen
Mon Aug 31, 2015 11:17 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Anyone from the uk going to Redbull Coast 2 Coast?
Replies: 4
Views: 944

Re: Anyone from the uk going to Redbull Coast 2 Coast?

Do you have to pre-register for this, or do you just register when you arrive??? Cant find the info on the website.

I live Holland so pretty easy for me to get to :)
by fen
Thu Feb 12, 2015 3:03 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: cable riding
Replies: 8
Views: 1444

Re: cable riding

Go for a wood core wakeboard.

Ronix el von vindel is a real nice cable board!!
by fen
Mon Sep 29, 2014 2:47 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: from ski to kite
Replies: 5
Views: 1227

Re: from ski to kite

somewhere close to malaga??
by fen
Fri Jul 25, 2014 9:58 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Mauritius in 18 days from now.
Replies: 4
Views: 836

Re: Mauritius in 18 days from now.

i went at the same time and used 13m till 8m. Windy about 70% of the time I was there.
by fen
Fri Jun 07, 2013 1:08 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Powerkiteshop....wtf?
Replies: 13
Views: 2645

Re: Powerkiteshop....wtf?

loads of shops advertise stuff to be in stock, to then go and place an order for it once you have placed an order.
by fen
Thu Jul 19, 2012 12:25 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Searching for a Kite Van
Replies: 49
Views: 5639

Re: Searching for a Kite Van

Buy a california!!! Awesome piece of kit...
by fen
Wed Jul 18, 2012 6:10 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Slingshot butterbox
Replies: 2
Views: 687

Re: Slingshot butterbox

i got one from kiteitright before. any help??
by fen
Tue May 29, 2012 9:01 pm
Forum: Kiteboard Discussion & Review
Topic: wanting to upgrade my 2011 JP 132
Replies: 22
Views: 3623

Re: wanting to upgrade my 2011 JP 132

only had one session on the new supershinn in lightish wind and choppy conditions. out of the bag, first thing I noticed is how much flex it's got. it's really flexible (or maybe it's just the tips). So immediately I am worried it's going to be slow. That's not the case at all. it's quick, not as qu...
by fen
Tue May 29, 2012 8:27 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Netherlands
Replies: 3
Views: 634

Re: Netherlands

i live near just south of the Rotterdam harbour. Plenty of kite spots in the area. Places worth checking out in the south browersdam big beach good vibe works in anything without E in it oostvorne autostrand - massive flatwater spot, but is a 10 min walk from the carpark ouddorp - big lagoon at high...
by fen
Tue May 22, 2012 8:54 pm
Forum: Kiteboard Discussion & Review
Topic: wanting to upgrade my 2011 JP 132
Replies: 22
Views: 3623

Re: wanting to upgrade my 2011 JP 132

After being let down by yet another supplier claiming to hold stock, and then not, I am going to pick one up in person tomorrow. with wind forecast Fri/Sat so I'll let you know how I get on with it.
by fen
Fri May 18, 2012 1:13 pm
Forum: INTERNATIONAL
Topic: Peniche, Portugal
Replies: 1
Views: 637

Re: Peniche, Portugal

was there last summer.

didnt go to peniche, but did spend a fews in faz do arelho which is close by. wasn't really that windy. got out twice in a week on my biggest kite.

only about 1 1/2 hours from guincho though, which is really windy, even when there is no elsewhere.
by fen
Fri May 18, 2012 12:00 pm
Forum: Kiteboard Discussion & Review
Topic: wanting to upgrade my 2011 JP 132
Replies: 22
Views: 3623

Re: wanting to upgrade my 2011 JP 132

Just ordered the Supershinn in a 135cm so I'll let you know how I get on!!!!!

Now hurry and deliver the bloody thing!!
by fen
Mon May 14, 2012 8:27 pm
Forum: Kiteboard Discussion & Review
Topic: wanting to upgrade my 2011 JP 132
Replies: 22
Views: 3623

Re: wanting to upgrade my 2011 JP 132

I am now considering the opposite from you Pete, and thinking about upgrading to something with less pop... I have been looking for a replacement for my 2008 Nobile 666 132 (I think you maybe had the same board previously) and so far I have demoed a Youri Zoon Pro 136, and a Monk 132. The 666 is rea...