Forum for everyone who is into racing and speeding on kites.
- Rare Poster
- Posts: 42
- Joined: Mon Jan 28, 2008 3:17 am
- Kiting since: 2002
- Local Beach: Porto Alegre
- Favorite Beaches: Ibiraquera
- Style: Freestyle, Wavestyle
- Gear: Cabrinha, Underground, North
- Brand Affiliation: None
I just rode a race board for the first time of my life, and I'm thinking about buying one, and very soon...
I'm not worried about racing rules, just go upwind as much as I can - if it is possible, to ride along some windsurf formulas. Here where I live the wind is really gusty and have many shadows of hills, so keep going on no-wind areas is a must. Choppy conditions also.
Do you think the 3-fin scheme is as good as the 4-fin scheme for going upwind?
- Medium Poster
- Posts: 147
- Joined: Mon Aug 18, 2003 9:10 pm
Forget 4fins, they are a pain in the a.. to go downwind. Buy a new or 2012 3 fin board , get a good set of fins, and then it's up to you to train.
My north ltd race 2012 is for sale.
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