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by davo
Wed Nov 07, 2012 10:49 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kitesurf racing in for Rio 2016 Olympics
Replies: 211
Views: 20144

Re: Kitesurf racing in for Rio 2016 Olympics

Mike The biggest problem for RSX is that after the last Olympics all the riders where told to go and buy kites and start training and they did. The problem is that in afew weeks they where geting not to bad at it and at the worlds where getting pretty good at it and enjoying kiting instead of riding...
by davo
Tue Oct 30, 2012 5:51 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Hurricane Sandy
Replies: 18
Views: 3311

Re: Hurricane Sandy

Mark we are too far north for it to be a problem, some houses lost power last but we never and this morning its flat calm. Glad to here your safe and well. Some did sail before it got too bad http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/10/29/sandy-vo-kite-boarding-massachusetts.cnn" onclick="wind...
by davo
Mon Oct 29, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Hurricane Sandy
Replies: 18
Views: 3311

Re: Hurricane Sandy

Its hitting hard up here now getting gust 60+, powers just gone out again the beaches are closed as are most of the road and trees are starting to fall but i have plenty of beer to ride this bad buy out. With a bit of look we should be racing again in the morning if there's any beach left . Take it ...
by davo
Sun Oct 28, 2012 12:04 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Hurricane Sandy
Replies: 18
Views: 3311

Re: Hurricane Sandy

We have hit hitting up here in the Vineyard tomorrow but the wind is already starting to build so will start racing at 10 this morning.

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by davo
Wed Oct 17, 2012 3:40 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: 2012 North American speed sailing championship invitational
Replies: 2
Views: 371

2012 North American speed sailing championship invitational

I shouldn't think too many of you would now about this event but I am currently over in in the USA racing against some of the top speed sailors in the world and its been live streamed on the Best website http://www.livestream.com/bestkite" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; We have had a ...
by davo
Mon Aug 20, 2012 9:11 pm
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: DIY Speedboard info
Replies: 52
Views: 24587

Re: DIY Speedboard info

Si

Just a little advice the heel edge has to much curve and needs to bee straighter because when your riding on the edge it will rock and become unstable. Another thing is keep the ends flexi and the centre stiff if you can it will help a lot in chop.

Good luck Buddy
by davo
Fri Jul 20, 2012 8:02 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Helium filled kite
Replies: 12
Views: 1821

Re: Helium filled kite

I was talking to Damien LeRoy last week and he has tried it and it doesn't work.
by davo
Thu Jul 19, 2012 8:18 pm
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: Camargue world speed championships blog.
Replies: 15
Views: 5389

Re: Camargue world speed championships blog.

Sunrise over the speed strip http://i149.photobucket.com/albums/s48/k12urf/DSCF1018.jpg its a tight squeeze getting to the beach http://i149.photobucket.com/albums/s48/k12urf/DSCF1049.jpg Pumping up at sunrise isnt nice http://i149.photobucket.com/albums/s48/k12urf/20120715_062748.jpg Flamingos in t...
by davo
Thu Jul 12, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: Camargue world speed championships blog.
Replies: 15
Views: 5389

Re: Camargue world speed championships blog.

chipmunk wrote:Well-done Gaz :wink: Time too man up Davo :shock:
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I manned up :wink:
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by davo
Thu Jul 12, 2012 4:47 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: No Brits competing in Germany...
Replies: 9
Views: 1182

Re: No Brits competing in Germany...

Therer's 2 brits down in the south of France at the Kite Speed world championships, me and Gary Powell. We have gust got back from the beach after a 6 o'clock start this morning with mixed results, I got a 6th and 10th in the 2 rounds but Garys lack of competition experience ment he was down in 31st...
by davo
Wed Jul 11, 2012 5:52 pm
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: Camargue world speed championships blog.
Replies: 15
Views: 5389

Re: Camargue world speed championships blog.

Well we finally got to race the strip but the wind was very light and not enough made the required speeds to count as a round. But Gary was going well on his 11m core kite getting up to 12th place, I had a bad day at the office with the wrong size kite and could only get to 20th which is a little di...
by davo
Fri Jun 29, 2012 9:08 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Medical cert for competition dilemma
Replies: 8
Views: 1528

Re: Medical cert for competition dilemma

Thank you, I bet the Mondial Du Vent form would be just the ticket. This morning I managed to get somewhere after my wife made me a appointment a couple of days ago. It seems once you get past the defence at the reception you get the goal. Maybe the England squad should put doctors receptionists in...
by davo
Sun Jun 24, 2012 6:34 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Android tablets
Replies: 8
Views: 1050

Re: Android tablets

The app works but the thing that bugs me is that if theres a link I cant watch it without going to the app.
by davo
Sat Jun 23, 2012 11:10 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Android tablets
Replies: 8
Views: 1050

Android tablets

Why cant i watch Hannas video or most kite videos on a galaxy tab? Whats the difference from a laptop.