Re: [ksurf] [Fwd: Martin Vari joins Slingshot!] mild rant & prediction
- In a message dated 2/7/2005 3:44:14 PM Pacific Standard Time,
hungvu2000@... passes on the SlingShot Press Release:
>We fully support his new direction to the point where MartinHe's a GREAT kiter, but without competing at HIS level, he will fade out of
>Vari, is the first professional kiteboarder with a "No Compete" clause
>in his contract. This means no competitions at all! I'm confident that
>Martin will be come an icon leading the way in our sport for many years
the TOP the
way others have before him. It'll take 2 years, he'll either be back
competing in 2-3 yrs OR he'll be HISTORY ! Seen it before in other
What do Top Kiters make anyways? $ 100,000+ a year? hmmm.... that's not
chicken feed to sacrifice. But why are ALL Money Purses so small in Kiteboarding?
Competition in LIFE is as NATURAL as breathing IF YOU WANT TO
BE ON TOP OF YOUR GAME, ESPECIALLY COMPARED TO OTHERS that are UP & Coming
at World Class levels.
I am amazed how much younger & talented they are!
(But Robby Naish won his Windsurfing World Championship when he was only 13
Scott in warm LA
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