Contact   Imprint   Advertising   Guidelines

Search found 52 matches

Go to advanced search

by matt_81a
Mon Jun 15, 2020 5:13 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Large wings for foiling
Replies: 39
Views: 2025

Re: Large wings for foiling

Hello all, I am curious whether very large front wings (i.e. Moses 873) can be helpful for extremely low wind kite foiling for very large kiters. Searching through the forum I gathered that the consensus is for them to be just too big for kiting, and good for Wingfoiling and Supfoiling. But... the ...
by matt_81a
Sat Apr 25, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Any News on the Mystic Stealth Harness?
Replies: 30
Views: 3031

Re: Any News on the Mystic Stealth Harness?

Postby mattaiken MYS NKB » Mon Apr 13, 2020 9:05 pm Thanks for the interest everyone. I work for Mystic in the USA and will answer questions as best I can. Love my Mystic harnesses - been using them for years. Do not love the lack of support from Mystic though :( As you work for Mystic, maybe you c...
by matt_81a
Fri Feb 14, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: Travel
Topic: Thailand, Hua Hin - February/March
Replies: 8
Views: 497

Re: Thailand, Hua Hin - February/March

You should really take the jellyfish in HuaHin serious - the brown ones. The big white ones are not so bad - the smaller brown ones are really dangerous and those really do leave scars - permanent scars . People wear Lycra to protect themselves from these jellyfish. Here is an excerpt from somebody ...
by matt_81a
Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Travel
Topic: Pranburi, Thailand
Replies: 9
Views: 1312

Re: Pranburi, Thailand

Great place for easy, steady thermals. But jellyfish are a serious issue and you will end up buying some type of Lycra pants. Might save yourself the trouble and take some good ones with you before hand. Strongly recommend the Neosport Lycra Skin Suit" - you can get it from Leisurepro online for $30...
by matt_81a
Wed Dec 20, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Kite fatality in Thailand
Replies: 40
Views: 6210

Re: Kite fatality in Thailand

Here is the English version: http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/breakingnews/30334403 https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/1016782-irish-kiteboarder-40-drowns-at-hua-hin/ However just to clarify the article , an excerpt from another local kiter: Let’s state the correct information as discussed i...
by matt_81a
Wed Dec 20, 2017 10:52 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Kite fatality in Thailand
Replies: 40
Views: 6210

Kite fatality in Thailand

Sad news - A fellow kitesurfer just drowned in HuaHin Thailand today.
His kite got caught in the newly positioned buoy lines.

Sad dday :(
RIP
http://www.newtv.co.th/news/9437
Google translate will translate the page..
by matt_81a
Sun Nov 12, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: Travel
Topic: Hua Hin Feb/March 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1794

Re: Hua Hin Feb/March 2018

by matt_81a
Sun Oct 08, 2017 9:59 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Kitefoil Manufacturing - Alpinefoil Factory
Replies: 15
Views: 3615

Re: Kitefoil Manufacturing - Alpinefoil Factory

Lol - so can I ;)
by matt_81a
Sat May 06, 2017 6:56 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: If you lose your board how is it marked with your contact info?
Replies: 22
Views: 3314

Re: If you lose your board how is it marked with your contact info?

idmystuff.com
Great labels, "everything-proof" and cheap. A full sheet is $10.00 shipped to your house.
I am in no way affiliated with these guys, just mentioning a great product that I've been using for a few years now.
by matt_81a
Tue Aug 02, 2016 11:44 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Lost foil - broke off while riding
Replies: 49
Views: 8026

Re: Lost foil - broke off while riding

Quite interesting answer. It it is about sharing experiences, good ones and bad ones. However, let me reply to the post: Alpinefoil as always assume it’s error and design but unfortunaly some time we can’t accept somethings not due to the fact of an not normal use and of a non sense, riding closer t...

Go to advanced search