[ksurf] Re: Cannot stand on the board! Almost dissapointed
- --- In email@example.com, zc <zchris_gr@y...> wrote:
> OK,Naish seat harness.
> I am 82Kgr and have a Surfactory 157cm board, I have removed 2 of the 4 fins. I have a
>Chris: Your kite is probably too small. I'm 85kg and my kite for those winds is a 16M. I
prefer to work the lower half of a kite's range because I have grapes instead of coconuts in
my shorts but I also don't like to work my ass off to have fun.
I'd personally not mess with cable parks and wakeboats. Not only are you a beginner in
this sport - you'd be a beginner in another at the exact same time. The few guys I've met
who were accomplished wakeboarders did certainly have an advantge over us bipeds.
...but you can probably add qualified snowboarders, skaters and stunt-kite flyers to the
I suspect a waist harness may be easier to learn on because the bar is mostly above your
shoulders and the UP pull above your body's C/L is very helpful at this point. The board is
fine too, but put those fins back on. 'Can't imagine why you took them off?
Safety first - fun second. Always wear a rubber.