Re: [ksurf] Weight & misunderstanding
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> > >> Unlike wave surfing, weight is not really important whenThis is correct in 8-25 knots. I don't want to be on a 140 cm board in
> choosing a
> > board. It is when
> > >> choosing your kite."
sub 8 knots nor I want to be on a 230 cm board in plus 25 knots.
> same principal in kiting. Both factors i.e kite size (or moreThis is correct in sub 8 knots or plus 25 knots.
> importantly power) amd riders weight both have a influence on board
Kitesurfing is very flexible in 8-25 knots alowing one to mix and match
any kite with any board (the two have to go together to match the
condition). So in 8-25 knots, go for your favorite board and then
select the kite to match the condition; however, in more extreme
conditions (sub 8 knots or plus 25 knots), more specific board is
P.S., The 140-230 cm and 8-25 knots ranges are for me. Different riders
may have slightly different ranges.