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by davo
Wed Jun 06, 2012 9:59 pm
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: General Chat
Replies: 253
Views: 50583

Re: General Chat

FOOK :shock: This shit just got serious, found out 20 minutes ago I qualified to go to the south of france to compete in the world speed championships. Looking foreward to the trip with Davo who qualified automatically in the top 20. 48 and competing in a world class event, "only in kitesurfing". W...
by davo
Sat May 19, 2012 11:44 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Best TS quiver help
Replies: 4
Views: 588

Re: Best TS quiver help

Have you tried the bandit yet? if not you should before you buy. If you have but still cant make up your mind then the silver ticket should tip you in the Best direction as it is a good offer and the kites are as you already know are awesome. 7/10/14 will be a mega setup for everything :-D
by davo
Thu May 17, 2012 9:56 pm
Forum: East Coast
Topic: Cleethorpes
Replies: 6677
Views: 447997

Re: Cleethorpes

Friday PM............................. Russ (honest!) There must be some sick in the head sad bas###ds around if they go to the trouble of making up a user name and try to make out the are Russ, It was bad enough having the original but luckily he dissapeared and now we have a impersonator. :roll: ...
by davo
Mon May 14, 2012 10:37 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

At Weymouth speed week last year I was told that the Olympic windsurfers where on 70k a year and with that kind of backing im sure they will pick it up very quickly. Racing is hard and I have a lot of respect for the guys that do it and I have had a go at a few events and not finished a race in the ...
by davo
Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: East Coast
Topic: Cleethorpes
Replies: 6677
Views: 447997

Re: Cleethorpes

chipmunk wrote:waves at Brid :-D
Dont you mean onshore mush at brid. Flat water speed at clee sound like more fun :-D
by davo
Fri Apr 27, 2012 6:49 pm
Forum: East Coast
Topic: Cleethorpes
Replies: 6677
Views: 447997

Re: Cleethorpes

Hi there -0 Visiting the area this week. In the past I have gone out at Cleethorpes when visiting. What do people recomend for this weekend (Saturday pm probably)? Should I try Skegness? Would be great to meet the local riders. BA High tide is 10.30 tomorrow so there should be plenty of water till ...
by davo
Sun Mar 25, 2012 8:35 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: So Bored - need wind now please!
Replies: 15
Views: 1837

Re: So Bored - need wind now please!

Cable park opening in 18 days walking distance from my house 8) Has the normal cable plus a straight line cable, whatever that means?? I haven't been kiting for a while, not too bothered as when I finally do get to kite again it'll be an epic session!!!! Is that the one at festival park I stay in t...
by davo
Wed Mar 21, 2012 9:11 am
Forum: East Coast
Topic: Cleethorpes
Replies: 6677
Views: 447997

Re: Cleethorpes

Would make an interesting session and a great comp - jump big or splatter into the wall Tom and Jerry styleeee! Is it still bad news launching at the leisure centre??? :shock: DW Yes they dont want any launching and landing in the resort area but theres nothing stopping us riding down there when it...
by davo
Mon Mar 19, 2012 9:00 am
Forum: East Coast
Topic: Cleethorpes
Replies: 6677
Views: 447997

Re: Cleethorpes

Nope, theres no point its very gusty has concrete walls all around that are covered in slime making it impossible to get out from and there isnt anywhere big enough to launch from and we arnt aloud anyway.

Better of just sticking to the beach.
by davo
Mon Mar 05, 2012 6:21 pm
Forum: East Coast
Topic: Cleethorpes
Replies: 6677
Views: 447997

Re: Cleethorpes

Been down and had a chat with Buster and he doesn't know anything about the posts and will take a look tomorrow and try and talk to who evers doing it. I asked for them to be removed but if not and they are only going to be there for a small period then they need to be well marked with buoys. If not...
by davo
Mon Feb 13, 2012 8:26 am
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: General Chat
Replies: 253
Views: 50583

Re: General Chat

I reckon Weymouth cost me £400 ish so would be happy to triple it for a decent trip and event. How's the snow holiday going Dave? I was planning on spending at least £3000 to go to Luderitz for a couple of weeks but reckon Robs event should be cheeper. The snows good waste deep powder yesterday but...
by davo
Sun Feb 12, 2012 8:45 pm
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: General Chat
Replies: 253
Views: 50583

Re: General Chat

anyone else fancy a go but it wont be cheep
:-D :-D :-D
by davo
Sun Feb 12, 2012 4:54 pm
Forum: Kite Buggying
Topic: General Chat
Replies: 253
Views: 50583

Re: General Chat

Slightly off topic here, but I saw in Kiteworld mag that Rob Douglas wasn't invited to the Luderitz speed comp in 2011, why is that? anyone know? I don't doubt that Rob in a great rider, but he comes across in all the vids I have seen of him as a massive douchbag... so very VERY american. Now, I do...
by davo
Sat Feb 11, 2012 11:49 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Racing, how do I start?
Replies: 17
Views: 1987

Re: Racing, how do I start?

my 59 is the same as the one in the video, looking for £575, with one quad set and a one tri fin set straps and the blanking plates for the fin boxes Thats a good price for a cracking board, i had a go on it a year or so ago and it was othe first course board i could get up and going on in iv seen ...
by davo
Sat Jan 21, 2012 10:15 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Can anyone seriously kite hard for more than 1 hour?
Replies: 42
Views: 4620

Re: Can anyone seriously kite hard for more than 1 hour?

GRF wrote:Jeez I daren't read this for pussy boy content, if you can't ride a kite for more than an hour you wouldn't last long on a windsurfer..
just had 3hours speed sailing on 5.2m windsurfer at kirby in winds gusting 55mph and boy do i know about it now. that pole dancing is harder than it looks.