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by plummet
Thu Feb 21, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Are you always progressing your riding?
Replies: 5
Views: 488

Re: Are you always progressing your riding?

You could immediately double your tricks Toby it you tricked on the opposite tack!!
by plummet
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: marc jacobs kota - pushed harder than anyone
Replies: 50
Views: 3928

Re: marc jacobs kota - pushed harder than anyone

It's not that he doesn't have it figured out, its that he has no choice. Marc is by kiteboarding standards a heavyweight. If he wasn't you can bet he would be going for height, but he doesn't really have that option unless it downright nukes most of the smaller guys off the water. Dude has no other...
by plummet
Tue Feb 19, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Left foot forward wave kicker locations
Replies: 9
Views: 558

Re: Left foot forward wave kicker locations

Add nz west coast to your list.
by plummet
Tue Feb 19, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Why isn't sliding rope bar more prevalent?
Replies: 25
Views: 1436

Re: Why isn't sliding rope bar more prevalent?

I went Jay harness and rope slider 2 years ago. It took a while to get the handle of the jandle. Now its seemless and i dont notice even when boosting on the mutant. One of the things that made a big difference was going to low friction ring and short chicken loop. That gets the bar in about 8cm clo...
by plummet
Sat Feb 16, 2019 8:01 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Slabs per hour
Replies: 5
Views: 524

Re: Slabs per hour

ap888 wrote:
Sat Feb 16, 2019 6:57 am
Kiteloops per hr
Km per hr
QR ejects per hr
Unhooks per hr
Hours per hr
Crashes per hr
Self rescues per hr
Board offs per hr
Grabs per hr
Spotted fish per hr
Hand drags per hr
Carves per hr

Top those per hrs or is it minutes... 8)
Go out and count all your Xph's and report back.
by plummet
Sat Feb 16, 2019 6:30 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Slabs per hour
Replies: 5
Views: 524

Slabs per hour

So I had a stonker session in the waves today. It was short, about an hour long. But there were some mean slabs coming through. I caught wave after wave of 1.5 - 2 head high slabs. Oh Yeah! That got me thinking how many waves do you catch per hour. What is your wph? Today I caught 17 waves in my hou...
by plummet
Fri Feb 15, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Saunton Beach death
Replies: 41
Views: 4932

Re: Saunton Beach death

Ahh shit, That sucks. That's the second experienced dude to die this year. What do we know about this situation? The guy was an avid kiter and experienced waterman. The day was a small kite gusty day. The accident occured in the water. They tried to resuscitate him on the scene but were unsuccessful...
by plummet
Wed Feb 13, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Surf/wave wing thickness and NACA profiles
Replies: 20
Views: 1548

Re: Surf/wave wing thickness and NACA profiles

Very interesting chat. Yes i agree Peter, we need more data. There appears to be a vast variation in a successful platform. Keep your measurements coming.
by plummet
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Travel
Topic: The most complete Wave Kitesurfing spots guide
Replies: 5
Views: 426

Re: The most complete Wave Kitesurfing spots guide

Not very complete at all!....

For a start you missed out NZ which kicks Australia's arse for waves!
by plummet
Tue Feb 12, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: This is funny...a Beach Deadman
Replies: 14
Views: 1368

Re: This is funny...a Beach Deadman

Toby wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:32 pm
Damo having fun!

Ps: Damo is a pro and you shouldn’t try that!


He's rolling with a bit of unseen ridge lift!

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