RE: [ksurf] How tight is the harness supposed to be...
>-----Original Message-----my mate who teaches kitesurfing has his so loose it falls off me (when I
>How tight do you usually make your harness? I'm suffering from a
>groin-strain and I'm trying to figure out how I can get back on the
borrow it) once the kite is connected it stays up okay. My harness is really
tight, but I always undo the leg straps when I'm walking round the beach.
When I'm kiting I tend to sit in it and arch my back (I reckon I must look a
bit silly) but it is so comfortable compared to a waist harness. I used to
have a waist, and it brused my bottom 2 ribs whenever I used it, no matter
how tight it was....