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New World Record: Long Distance Strapless Kitesurfing

Postby Toby » Fri Nov 23, 2012 11:00 am

New World Record: Long Distance Strapless Kitesurfing

On November 3rd 2012 Petr "Pechi" Pechacek from the Czech Republic made first world record in long distance strapless kitesurfing in Aruba. In 6 hours without stopping he made 173km.

The vent was official registered at Guinness, so witnesses and timekeepers were present. Distance was measured by GPS.

Now it is official approved by Gunness world records.

Petr "Pechi" Pechacek rides for crazyfly.com, spboarding.com and meatfly.eu
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Re: New World Record: Long Distance Strapless Kitesurfing

Postby plummet » Fri Nov 23, 2012 6:52 pm

cool. 173km in 6 hours. thats fast. one wonders why he didn't carry on for more distance. 6hours ain't really that long.


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