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by hoxton
Fri Apr 10, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Little bit of reserach.
Replies: 2
Views: 378

Re: Little bit of reserach.

I run a kite school and i'm trying to figure out who you all are so that I can advertise to you better :)
by hoxton
Tue Apr 07, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Little bit of reserach.
Replies: 2
Views: 378

Little bit of reserach.

Hey everyone, i'm doing a bit of research about kite surfers. Below is a link to a survey, it's only 5 questions and will take you 30 seconds (ish) I'd really appreciate it if you would give it a go! https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/TMWGZFS

Many thanks!
by hoxton
Sun Sep 08, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: Technique
Topic: How to avoid being dropped like a stone on small kites
Replies: 10
Views: 1953

Re: How to avoid being dropped like a stone on small kites

:-D a downloop on the way down is nothing like a kiteloop (which still scare the bejeesus out of me every time I do one lol) it's just like someone putting the brakes on your freefall. When you get the timing right you land really, really softly but with enough forward speed to ride straight out fe...
by hoxton
Tue Aug 27, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kite Construction
Replies: 9
Views: 702

Re: Kite Construction

So if kites are genuinely bombproof then groynes, bushes and broken pieces of shell should be considered weapons of mass destruction. Absolute lol. I think we should start sending kites back every time they break with the arguments that was not as powerful as a bomb or bullet. In regards as to whic...
by hoxton
Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Cornwall Wave Clinics 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 275

Re: Cornwall Wave Clinics 2016

Should be fun :)
by hoxton
Sun Aug 18, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: RRD UK ?
Replies: 6
Views: 678

Re: RRD UK ?

Steve Sinnhuber runs learntokitesurf.co.uk he uses RRD kites for his school and was telling me about meeting with the rep several times earlier this summer, perhaps you could find him on facebook and ask him.
by hoxton
Sun Aug 18, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: anybody tried this music player yet
Replies: 5
Views: 595

Re: anybody tried this music player yet

Also, tbh, seems a little expensive, no? Quite a few of the locals round here ride with music and they all use that cheap speedo swimming mp3 player, seems to do quite well.
by hoxton
Sun Aug 18, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Sam light foil fail
Replies: 1
Views: 588

Re: Sam light foil fail

Oh my god that would suck. I'm so glad i don't have a foil otherwise no doubt I would have found myself in a similar situation at some point!
by hoxton
Mon Feb 04, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: 30 days to try a new trick
Replies: 10
Views: 1155

Re: 30 days to try a new trick

New one up for febuary.
https://youtu.be/V94myu3nbVU
by hoxton
Sun Dec 09, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: 30 days to try a new trick
Replies: 10
Views: 1155

Re: 30 days to try a new trick

Next one is up: This one is all about grabs.
http://www.thehoxtonspecial.com/challen ... challenge/
by hoxton
Mon Nov 05, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Where to Kitesurf - International
Topic: los barriles - mexico
Replies: 5
Views: 658

Re: los barriles - mexico

no worries
by hoxton
Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Where to Kitesurf - International
Topic: los barriles - mexico
Replies: 5
Views: 658

Re: los barriles - mexico

Hey man, there's a bunch of cheaper accomodation out there it's just about hunting around. As with most remote places, nothing is really on the internet it's all about meeting the people. The first guy to check in with is Dalaney. He runs the big orange resort as you com into town. Literally the fir...
by hoxton
Thu Nov 01, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: Back roll
Replies: 11
Views: 1168

Re: Back roll

Hey, hows it going? I've just finished a tutorial for the back roll that might help, let me know :)

[bbvideo=560,315]https://youtu.be/4gQQnluFGHc[/bbvideo]
by hoxton
Tue Oct 30, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: 30 days to try a new trick
Replies: 10
Views: 1155

Re: 30 days to try a new trick

Woop! Back in with the third challenge. This one is called "The Crispy Chicken"


http://www.thehoxtonspecial.com/article ... challenge/
by hoxton
Fri Oct 26, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: Technique
Topic: I would like to jump really really high.
Replies: 7
Views: 691

Re: I would like to jump really really high.

Awesome thanks guys. Will give it all a shot.