I don't know if this counts, but in the mid 80's there was an English guy
who competed at the Weymouth Speed Sailing week using a stack of foils and a
pair of water skis I think it was known as 'Jacobs Ladder'. It was about the
time that Fred Haywood broke the 30 knot barrier on a windsurfer.
Behalf Of jamie fisher
Sent: 11 August 2005 16:39
Subject: Re: [ksurf] Digest Number 3406
Who were some of the first kiteboarders in YOUR area, city or country?
>> Dont know, Im not French. Ask the French, they started this mad arse
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