[ksurf] Re: Newbie Question on Kite to Buy (Big Air)
> Just some additional notes on my end:here it is just not an everday event. Most are of the 10-15 days and fewer the 7-10. On
> 1. The wind speed is average but it is not going to be uncommon to hit the 20+ range
light days I can revert back to skydiving and wakeboarding since these will be better.
...........Hell, you're Wired. Make it a rule: Unless you see small whitecaps - stay dry. That
9yr. old, 85lbs kid may rip it - you won't.
>chances aren't real great.
> 2. Agree on lessons but it is going to be a location and availability thing here so
............And that's a problem. Everything I've said here could be 90% smoke coming out
my ass ..but lessons can not only accelerate your progress but potentially save you from
some painful lessons.
>to hold out for windy days).
> 3. No chance to lose much weight. I am 6'2 and the weight isn't much fat (i'll just have
............Know what you mean. I aways felt great in the Army - and in bars - having some
size. I wish I could have peeled off 50lbs and 6" when I started surfing. All those little
wizzers seemed to have perfect balance and speed in our small waves. ..oh well.
j i m
....Cheers all. I have to pretend I have a business to run!