Search found 15 matches

by barramundi
Tue Oct 05, 2010 3:13 am
Forum: South West & Channel Islands
Topic: PRAA SANDS WARNING
Replies: 1
Views: 739

PRAA SANDS WARNING

Kitesurfing is banned at this beach , so if you plan to ignore this bylaw please at least walk down to the centre of the beach and launch away from the buildings. If it all goes tits up then why not hit a sand dune rather than a building :roll: I have witnessed several occasions where guys are kitin...
by barramundi
Fri Dec 11, 2009 6:41 pm
Forum: South West & Channel Islands
Topic: Hawkers Cove
Replies: 1
Views: 547

Re: Hawkers Cove

Hi Mark

Give me a call if your headed up that way . Austen

07773 280695

Were on neap tides, im not sure if thats good or bad for hawkers, High tides middle of the day so possibly not best
by barramundi
Sun Dec 06, 2009 11:24 pm
Forum: Kiteboard Discussion & Review
Topic: Wainman Surfboards thickness ?
Replies: 0
Views: 383

Wainman Surfboards thickness ?

Ive been looking at the 5.8 Wide Vs 5.9 Surf. Without seeing them in the flesh its very hard to commit to buy. The websites specify length and width, dos anyone know the thickness of the boards ? Too be honest thats sometimes far more relavant than length. Any retailers out there please feel free to...
by barramundi
Wed Nov 25, 2009 7:15 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: My Resin8
Replies: 0
Views: 580

My Resin8

I purchased a tatty ex pro team Resin8 6 foot 1'' from ebay a few months ago. When its not blowing gale force I take it out. I thought I would share this information as the board deserves a plug on this forum. Just in case anyone was considering a dedicated epoxy surfboard for kitesurfing. I have ze...
by barramundi
Sat Nov 07, 2009 6:24 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: How to Gybe a surfboard
Replies: 38
Views: 8203

Re: How to Gybe a surfboard

Take the straps off and you will soon crack the gybe, its getting in and out of straps where the trouble starts, i prefer straps so i replaced them after sussing it


those video clips i posted on this thread helped me crack it, or at least most of the time
by barramundi
Sun Aug 23, 2009 10:52 pm
Forum: Kernow Kitesurf Club
Topic: Leaflets /signage ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1348

Leaflets /signage ?

Hi Guys It would be good if information could be visable at Marazion. I was there last Friday. (great fun maxxed on 7m). As I left the water (Tide was getting high) A friendly holiday maker started chatting , he explained that his son has just recently started . He was pumping the kite up , keen to ...
by barramundi
Thu Jul 23, 2009 9:13 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: How to Gybe a surfboard
Replies: 38
Views: 8203

Re: How to Gybe a surfboard

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJ-Zyt6d ... r_embedded" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

http://www.seabreeze.com.au/Articles/Ki ... 65971.aspx" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Seek and ye shall find
by barramundi
Thu Jul 23, 2009 7:20 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: How to Gybe a surfboard
Replies: 38
Views: 8203

Re: How to Gybe a surfboard

Does anyone have any video clips that will help us with the turns on directionals. Likewise I have been carving it up on a twin tip and looking a pratt on my new North Bullet.

Hero to Zero in one day !
by barramundi
Wed May 13, 2009 9:31 pm
Forum: Where to Kitesurf - International
Topic: Other spots on Feurteventura ?
Replies: 0
Views: 304

Other spots on Feurteventura ?

Ive just booked 2 weeks at Corajello for 8th July, £1000 for my family of 4 for 14 nights so not bad !! Good apartments as we have stayed there before. Ive been 4 times before, over the years. windsurfing , kiteing, surfing. I have done Flag beach , Cotillo, Sotavento. Glass beach. From a kiting per...
by barramundi
Wed May 13, 2009 9:19 pm
Forum: Where to Kitesurf - International
Topic: Belize
Replies: 1
Views: 407

Re: Belize

I recently returned from a trip to belize. I was saltwaterfly fishing rather than kitesurfing. The wind blew 16- 25 every day ,all day. I was on Turneffe Island. I should have packed a kiteboard !

Best of luck
Oz
by barramundi
Thu Mar 12, 2009 8:25 pm
Forum: South West & Channel Islands
Topic: inexpensive accommodation near kitespot in cornwall?
Replies: 2
Views: 740

Re: inexpensive accommodation near kitespot in cornwall?

Good friends of mine Samantha and Stuart run a stunning B&B outside Porthleven. Stuarts a fanatical Kitesurfer well know down here and tuned in to , where to go and when, so in short I cant think of a better place to stay, for a kitesurfer headed to West Cornwall. You will finder cheaper options but...
by barramundi
Thu Jan 29, 2009 12:21 am
Forum: Kiteboard Discussion & Review
Topic: Shinn wave
Replies: 1
Views: 672

Shinn wave

Hi Im tempted by the Shinn wave. Im just geting back into the sport after a 5 year break. I had riding toeside , jumps etc pretty well sorted before. Im hoping I can get up and running petty fast. When I started I progressed and outgrew boards very fast. If I were a millionare I would buy a new TT p...
by barramundi
Thu Jan 29, 2009 12:02 am
Forum: Kiteboard Discussion & Review
Topic: Naish 5,2 Mutant ?
Replies: 0
Views: 480

Naish 5,2 Mutant ?

Hi Im just getting back into it after far too long sitting on my backside gaining years and pounds. I have gone out and grabbed a Slingshot REV 08 . Off to get a larger sized wetsuit tommorow . Time to hit the water The sport has evolved nicely sinse I drifted away. I still have my Flexifoil Storms ...
by barramundi
Sun Jan 25, 2009 10:07 pm
Forum: Where to Kitesurf - International
Topic: Side Turkey ??????????
Replies: 3
Views: 1066

Re: Side Turkey ??????????

Thanks for the reply , not quite the news I wanted but hey ho !!

Any idea about the fishing !!??

AG
by barramundi
Sun Jan 25, 2009 12:08 am
Forum: Where to Kitesurf - International
Topic: Side Turkey ??????????
Replies: 3
Views: 1066

Side Turkey ??????????

Hi Guys

This is my first post on this forum.

My father has an apartment in the costal town of Side in Turkey . Its pretty close too Antalya.

Do any of you have knowledge of the Kitesurfing potential ? Seems rude not to visit this year 8)

Cheers

AG