Re: [ksurf] Beginner kiteboards
- I have to agree with Chris here, I have (and still do) use a Prodigy
158. It has been a really good board for learning and I am really
happy with it.
On Feb 02, 2006, at 11:15, Chris M. Moore wrote:
> I have had great success with the Cabrinha Prodigy 158 kiteboard.
> I like
> this board over other boards because it is large enough to be a
> beginner board, but the edges(rails) are not all big and fat like
> other big
> boards so you can also ride this board with advanced skills and
> really edge
> the board to control your speed. Big surfboard style rails are
> going to
> equate to super sonic speed in higher winds that will be
> uncontrollable. Be
> careful with something too large and something with big fat rails..
> I have been extremely pleased with the Cabrinh Prodigy 158
> twintip. I would
> not suggest a directional as it is much harder to learn to gybe a
> directional than to do a reverse heel side slide with a twintip!
> Hope this helps!
> Chris Moore
> Kiteboarding Instructor