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  • Terese Roeseler
    Todd, The 6 square meter Kiteski would work well for you. We are offering lessons in Baja, Mex. this winter. Check out:
    Message 1 of 3 , Nov 29, 1998
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      Todd, The 6 square meter Kiteski would work well for you. We are offering
      lessons in Baja, Mex. this winter. Check out:
      http://www.windriders.com/baja/special.htm

      Cory

      -----Original Message-----
      From: Winners, Todd <TWinners@...>
      To: kitesurf@egroups.com <kitesurf@egroups.com>
      Date: Wednesday, November 25, 1998 10:02 AM
      Subject: [ksurf] New subscriber


      >Hello all,
      >I am new to this listserv - but would love any information (other than
      >what I will find on the web) on Kitesurfing. I live in Northern VA -
      >and am ~3 hours away from Ocean City MD. I have never seen anyone
      >kitesurf until last night on TV. But, I believe I have found my sport.
      >
      >My questions are:
      >1. do we have enough wind on the east coast for this sport?
      >2. I am 6'2 230, what size kite would I need?
      >3. I have surfed a couple of times on my 6ft stick, do I need to be
      >an expert surfer to begin this?
      >4. I saw two places (one in France, one in Caribbean) that
      >supposedly have lessons - any advice? Any other places? Someone willing
      >to teach?
      >
      >Thanks for your time,
      >
      > TW
      >
      > ----------
      > From: Pierce Nichols [SMTP:pn30@...]
      > Sent: Wednesday, November 25, 1998 12:15 PM
      > To: kitesurf@egroups.com
      > Subject: [ksurf] Re: French connection
      >
      > On Wed, 25 Nov 1998, antoine carretero wrote:
      >
      > > in france the sport kite is in the fed of hanggliding and
      >paragliding since
      > > two or tree years
      > > the power kite too
      > > so it s more easy for the kite pilote to have only one
      >licence from only
      > > one fed to practice power kites on water , snow , and ground
      >.
      >
      > You have to get a license to fly power kites in France?
      >Or am I
      > completely misunderstanding you?
      >
      > -p
      >
      > "There are four boxes that are used in the defense of liberty.
      > Soap, Ballot, Jury, and Ammo. Use in that order."
      >
      > -Anon
      >
      >
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