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by davo
Sat Mar 22, 2014 9:28 am
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: Southend speed week
Replies: 3
Views: 1433

Re: Southend speed week

Already signed up should be a cracker.
by davo
Sat Mar 01, 2014 8:30 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: course racing on the east coast?
Replies: 4
Views: 569

Re: course racing on the east coast?

I would be interested.
by davo
Thu Feb 27, 2014 6:25 am
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: A good start to the new year.
Replies: 1
Views: 1374

A good start to the new year.

For the first time after 2 months there's 3 UK rider's in the top 10 on the GPS web site. Well done lets see if we can get some more people posting. Dave wiz got a 44 mph peek yesterday on a shitty gps but it won't be long before I get him signed up.
by davo
Tue Jan 21, 2014 7:17 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Hannah Whiteley joins Best!
Replies: 14
Views: 2442

Re: Hannah Whiteley joins Best!

GRF wrote:Well let's hope she gets paid better than the prize recipients at Weymouth Speed Week who are still waiting for their prize money..
There was money for speed week? All I got was a harness and back pack when I won it a few year back and I think they where left overs from the windsurfers. ;-)
by davo
Sat Dec 28, 2013 10:10 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: your worst purchase of 2013 ?
Replies: 19
Views: 2801

Re: your worst purchase of 2013 ?

james wrote:Actually it was spending the best part of £600 on custom speed fins for a board that I hadn't built only to discover that once finished the fins were way too small and useless for anything else.
What size are they james?
by davo
Tue Nov 26, 2013 10:35 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kiteboard speed record
Replies: 60
Views: 7708

Re: Kiteboard speed record

[Seems to depend on how you use it. Sailrocket has gone over 68 knots by pulling on the foil instead of pushing That's what I was thinking, the tech we are missing.. We'll see a lot more foil development in the next 5 years I am sure From what i see our biggest problem is we only use one foil and i...
by davo
Fri Nov 22, 2013 10:31 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kiteboard speed record
Replies: 60
Views: 7708

Re: Kiteboard speed record

Foils arnt good for speed yet the fastest peek speed iv heard of is only 32 knots and that was by the current fastest kitesurfer. But they recon in in 5-7 knots they are well over 20 knots board speed
by davo
Tue Nov 19, 2013 10:09 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kiteboard speed record
Replies: 60
Views: 7708

Re: Kiteboard speed record

http://i39.photobucket.com/albums/e166/1chipmunk/top.jpg Alex's board? ----- First ones i made and did a set for Davo Average speed 46.23 knots - Max. 2 sec. (software 48.33 knots Hunstanton 08 March 2008 I wish I hadn't broken them boards they where awesome. :-D :-D Just ordered a slalom board and...
by davo
Thu Sep 19, 2013 6:08 pm
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: So did you get out today???
Replies: 5
Views: 1881

Re: So did you get out today???

I managed a sneeky hour but was underpowered most of the time but a 47knot peek when a puff came through made the day :wink:
by davo
Wed Apr 17, 2013 7:12 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Race board bag
Replies: 13
Views: 1193

Race board bag

Does anyone sell board bags big enough to take a race board 190x70.

I dont want anything fancy just something to protect it a bit when its chucked in the back of the van.

Dave
by davo
Sun Feb 17, 2013 7:21 pm
Forum: East Coast
Topic: Cleethorpes
Replies: 6677
Views: 473031

Re: Cleethorpes

I think we had the first sea breeze of the year today, hope its the first of many.
by davo
Wed Feb 13, 2013 12:29 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: BKSA tour
Replies: 6
Views: 1173

Re: BKSA tour

I don't think its worth turning up I've not been on a twintip for getting on 6 months and seem to remember crashing alot. :-D I think you have a strong contender for the last place title this year pete. :oops:
by davo
Sat Feb 09, 2013 4:25 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Landscape of spots in the UK - some research
Replies: 25
Views: 2946

Re: Landscape of spots in the UK - some research

thetrash wrote:Hunstanton is by far the most popular spot on the East Coast.
When Cleethorpes isn't working :wink:
by davo
Tue Feb 05, 2013 11:06 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: BKSA tour
Replies: 6
Views: 1173

BKSA tour

Does anyone have any details on tour dates yet its getting late to be booking holidays.
by davo
Sun Nov 18, 2012 5:15 pm
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: General Chat
Replies: 253
Views: 51301

Re: General Chat

Yup it certainly looks like they believe they have it!? Could be interesting if they have good winds when the kiting begins next month. Luderitz isn't the only record attempt next month Alex and Rob are already down in the south of France waiting for wind on there own private trench. Having seen Ro...