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by alextritten
Fri Nov 19, 2010 2:06 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: strapless surfboard kiteloop
Replies: 3
Views: 1558

Re: strapless surfboard kiteloop

Ryan uses the underground kipuna with only 2 fins. How he manages to waveride it is beyond me, but it makes landings a bit easier on tricks like an air gybe, stuff like that. For the back loop kiteloop, a lot of it depends on the kite you use. If you're close enough to go round the backie and crash ...
by alextritten
Fri Nov 19, 2010 2:02 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: Strapless jumps
Replies: 8
Views: 2173

Re: Strapless jumps

Hi guys! Personaly, I find that grabbing makes life easier, especially if you go any higher than say a metre. The thing is, the board gets in the right position for a grab anyway if you do the right thing for your jump, that is pretty much all of the above, carve into wind and release just like for ...
by alextritten
Fri Nov 19, 2010 1:19 pm
Forum: The News Room
Topic: Taboo package deals.
Replies: 2
Views: 537

Re: Taboo package deals.

Hi there, just thought I'd put in my feedback on the new Taboo. For background, we've been using Best kites in our school for several years now. There's been the odd snag with lines or bridles but we were always looked after by the mothership with warranties. The fact is though, we still use a coupl...
by alextritten
Fri Nov 19, 2010 11:54 am
Forum: Wales
Topic: Rhosneigr
Replies: 2
Views: 3122

Re: Rhosneigr

Just a quick word on Rhosneigr from Alex @ FKS the kitesurfing school on LAUNCHING in Rhosneigr: After a whole season of trying to make kiters understand that the area between the shop and the next road down towards Valley is NOT a safe area to launch! You'd think that quoting the cardinal rule: "Do...