Contact   Imprint   Advertising   Guidelines

Flysurfer Ataraxia Project - Full Version HD

forum for snow- and landkiters

User avatar
Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 33682
Joined: Mon Sep 24, 2001 1:00 am
Kiting since: 2000
Local Beach: Cumbuco, Brazil
Barra do Cauipe, Brazil
Style: Airstyle
Gear: Rebel 2015 18
Brand Affiliation: None.
Location: World (KF Admin)

Flysurfer Ataraxia Project - Full Version HD

Postby Toby » Fri Jan 25, 2013 12:51 pm

Flysurfer Ataraxia Project - Full Version HD

In 2012 the Ataraxia crew uniting team members from the US, New Zealand and Germany joined forces and set out for the ultimate winter sports adventure in the Alaskan Chugach Mountains. The goal was to solely use kite support to reach the summit of the highest peak, Mt. Marcus Baker (4016m). Difficult weather conditions precluded the ascent with 100% kite-power, however the team still achieved the first speed-flying descent of the peak. During the waiting periods for stable weather and snow conditions the Ataraxia crew encountered some of the best snowkiting conditions on the planet. Even though the wind was coming from the wrong direction in order to kite up the peak, the massive Knik glacier still presented an amazing playground for the multinational team. Sit back, turn up the volume and enjoy these amazing shots from the end of the world in Alaska.

Starring in this video: The “Ataraxia Crew” Sebastian Bubmann, Philip Kuchelmeister, Obdiah Jenkins, Nicolas Chibac, Marvin Ogger, Steve Carr, Tom Fredericks, Pete Lowney

Video by Nicolas Chibac

User avatar
Frequent Poster
Posts: 309
Joined: Thu Feb 12, 2009 10:52 am
Kiting since: 2007
Local Beach: Hunstanton, Brancaster, and other beaches in Norfolk
Favorite Beaches: ...I need to travel more...:-(
Style: Free ride
Gear: Flysurfer Speed 3 15M
North Rebel 11M
North Rebel 8m
Ozone Light 7m
Spleene Session 140
SuperShinn 135
Brand Affiliation:
Location: Norfolk, UK

Re: Flysurfer Ataraxia Project - Full Version HD

Postby balugh » Sat Jan 26, 2013 12:18 am

Nice...great adventure.

Return to “Snow / Land”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests