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graa
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calima lake

Postby graa » Thu Mar 11, 2010 12:19 am

hi, there is 3 good spot in the calima lake, the wind blows every day, 15 to 25 knots.
the wind strats 1 pm, and end 5 pm.
there is 3 kiteschools, velas y vientos, pescao kitesurfing y jean paul kiteschool.
There is a local shaper, how makes really nice custom boards, he has a own tecnic, he use , bamboo(guadua) , coconut fiber and balsa wood.
the lake its really nice to kite.

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Re: calima lake

Postby nomorebikinis » Fri Mar 12, 2010 3:58 pm

Everyone says that it is possible to kite everyday. Never heard of a spot like this anywhere in the world, so I am curious. What do people wear if they go kiting: shorty or just board shorts. Is there a website which I can check for this spot, please tell me. Do you know what the water temperature is and the air temperature. I see that this spot is situated quite high in the mountains (bit cold or so?).

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Re: calima lake

Postby pixelpedro » Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:26 pm

I go to Cali all the time (Wife is from there), and recently I heard of this lake, so ... I missed it this summer and we're going in December, but next summer ('13) I'm freaking going, is cheap, and it blows like crazy down there.

http://calimadarien.com/2012/deportes/k ... /index.htm


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