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by Physio-pete
Fri Apr 01, 2011 7:00 pm
Forum: North West
Topic: Lytham St Annes Kite Permits?
Replies: 11
Views: 3081

Re: Lytham St Annes Kite Permits?

Ill remember to get a permit when I kite surf on a beach, Thing is dont know when that will be as Iv always done it in the sea under the juristriction of the admiralty. If its true it would be worth a wind free summer just to put them out of business. cheers Guys nbad luck to you and shame on you. B...
by Physio-pete
Wed Jun 02, 2010 5:55 pm
Forum: Wales
Topic: Newborough -Ban Possible -Please read!
Replies: 6
Views: 1863

Re: Newborough -Ban Possible -Please read!

I dont see where these bylaws affect kiting or kitesurfing. They are about pleasure boats & mechanically propelled vehicles. So what is the relivance??
by Physio-pete
Sun Jul 19, 2009 7:53 am
Forum: North West
Topic: whens high tide at blackpool this mon and tues (20-21 july)
Replies: 3
Views: 385

Re: whens high tide at blackpool this mon and tues (20-21 july)

Try the Admiralty east tide predictior

http://easytide.ukho.gov.uk/EasyTide/Ea ... tPort.aspx" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by Physio-pete
Wed Jul 01, 2009 7:19 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Surf Rage
Replies: 17
Views: 1719

Re: Surf Rage

I thought they were bouies marking a chanel or something. Then i realised they are not fixed as they appear to drift with the tide.
Never seen one get angry, never seen one do much come to think of it.
by Physio-pete
Thu May 21, 2009 8:53 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Leaking deflate valve
Replies: 5
Views: 802

Leaking deflate valve

Help
Recently developed air slowly leaking from the deflate valves on the leading edge of 2 of my kites. Has any body had this problem and knows what to do about it. Any kind of sealant I could use?
by Physio-pete
Tue May 05, 2009 8:59 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Prices BEST Waroo 07s
Replies: 2
Views: 670

Re: Prices BEST Waroo 07s

You'll get more selling the items seperatly
by Physio-pete
Thu Apr 23, 2009 8:16 am
Forum: Where to Kitesurf - International
Topic: kitesurfing in switzerland
Replies: 4
Views: 967

Re: kitesurfing in switzerland

used to live near lake Geneva. You can kite surf on the french side. However because of the mountains massive thermals can very quickly whip up enormous storms from no where. People have been killed on boats in these sudden storms. Also unbelievable amount of lightning. Hale stones that will destroy...
by Physio-pete
Fri Mar 06, 2009 10:36 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: No boots in cold water? Think again (EXPLICIT PICS!!!!)
Replies: 49
Views: 5615

Re: No boots in cold water? Think again (EXPLICIT PICS!!!!)

Temperature affects the collogen fibres (The main supportive protein of cartilage, connective tissue, tendon, skin, and bone) the tendons are made of. there is no protection from the cold over the tendons around the feet and ankles. Therefore the fibres can become extremly cold. They loose their ela...
by Physio-pete
Fri Oct 17, 2008 7:28 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kitesurfing inland Lakes / Reservoir etc
Replies: 48
Views: 18347

Re: Kitesurfing inland Lakes / Reservoir etc

Yorkshire water are quite clear that they do not have alicence for kitesurfing on any of there reservoirs. Also was in contact with the guy who owns the lake that the yorkshire wind surfing club used. He was up for it but then the insurance pulled the plug Wind suring too) with £7000 a year for wind...
by Physio-pete
Thu Oct 02, 2008 10:49 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Accidents and injuries
Replies: 19
Views: 2335

Re: Accidents and injuries

My sports and injuries cycle (22 years) - Broken back Lots of laserations Car hits more than 20 Snowboard (89 weeks) Use to live in alps, Another brocken back. 2 Avalanches escaped (obviously) Skiing (telemark) Fractured ankle Driving to the beach whiplash Seesaw brocken elbow (6 year old) Racing su...
by Physio-pete
Tue Jul 08, 2008 10:03 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Easyjet rip off
Replies: 15
Views: 12815

Re: Easyjet rip off

Thats why I take my Kitesurf holkidays in wales. Had 2 sessions every day all last week and had choice of lagoon, waves or realy big waves. Got a tan but still cant quite get the lingo.
Had enough of airlines going on winter holidays.
by Physio-pete
Wed Jun 18, 2008 7:15 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kitesurfing on local lake?
Replies: 30
Views: 3738

Re: Kitesurfing on local lake?

Warley moor reservoir owner was up for letting kite surfing take place but then the insurance went up to £7000 a year for wind sports (not just kitesurfing). So that could be a problem as the owners are liable.
by Physio-pete
Wed May 14, 2008 9:50 pm
Forum: The News Room
Topic: kite soaring !!!!!!!!!! mad big balls Aussie
Replies: 9
Views: 1573

Re: kite soaring !!!!!!!!!! mad big balls Aussie

Would still be going down wind. Look at the wind sock. Not blowing directly up. Funny how you never see the kite hes suposed to hanging from? I reccon hes hanging from a crane
by Physio-pete
Fri Apr 25, 2008 7:28 pm
Forum: Scotland
Topic: Places to kite surf this summer
Replies: 5
Views: 1221

Re: Places to kite surf this summer

Cheers but Im afraid we will have to stay on the mainland with thoes ferry prices.
So any body no any mainland spots.
by Physio-pete
Thu Apr 24, 2008 7:34 am
Forum: Scotland
Topic: Places to kite surf this summer
Replies: 5
Views: 1221

Places to kite surf this summer

Hi up there in Scotland
Could any body sugest places to kite surf this summer on the north west coast. We will be camping a would like a to stay in one place with lots of options for beaches. Any sugestions would be greatly apreciated.
Thanks
Pete