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by Foil
Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:00 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Choosing between Two Slingshot Foil boards
Replies: 8
Views: 517

Re: Choosing between Two Slingshot Foil boards

the AA was superb for my first attempts, it took me a good 6 sessions to get it sorted so I could go both ways for a few hundred yards without falling in, then I sold my AA and went to a Moses T60 on a 90cm mast and had to start all over again, it took me a further 10 sessions to get back to where I...
by Foil
Sun Jan 20, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Tips for travelling with kite equipment - how do you pack?
Replies: 19
Views: 936

Re: Tips for travelling with kite equipment - how do you pack?

Packing your gear for holidays takes loads of practice, over time its gets easier to get it just right. after 45 years of hard practice packing sports gear 3 -4 times a year,-guess what? yes I am still trying for perfection. typical cost of flight for 2 persons return for a 4 hour flight about £100,...
by Foil
Sun Jan 20, 2019 3:54 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: most durable 2mm gloves
Replies: 12
Views: 1139

Re: most durable 2mm gloves

No way those are cheap. I can get 2mm gloves for between $5 and $10. I can barehand it down to 3-4C then I'll switch to dakine mitts. your right they are not super cheap, but compared to many other's that work well from kite stores they are, (Decathlon are super cheap but not as good) bare hand it ...
by Foil
Sun Jan 20, 2019 3:34 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: ION Ballistic Boots Shaft too stretchy
Replies: 6
Views: 330

Re: ION Ballistic Boots Shaft too stretchy

for only £12 a pair, I swear by the great 3mm booties I get from good and cheap Decathlon, Very soft and close fitting with grippy thin sole,thin soft rubber sides that lasts and lasts, they easily slip into foot straps without snagging and give great feel on the board, (they are still thin enough s...
by Foil
Sat Jan 19, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: most durable 2mm gloves
Replies: 12
Views: 1139

Re: most durable 2mm gloves

prolimit elasto,
these 2mm gloves are watertight, pre-bent, grippy palm, and cheapish.
very easy to get off and on as well.
https://www.brackleshamboardriders.co.u ... ealed_skin
by Foil
Fri Jan 18, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Looking for someone to look at a foil package before I buy
Replies: 8
Views: 634

Re: Looking for someone to look at a foil package before I buy

Toby wrote:
Fri Jan 18, 2019 8:25 am
Foil kite or foil board?
Good point!
I will try to remember.
the term foil is often used and confused.
I fall into the trap so many times. :-?
by Foil
Fri Jan 18, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Fuerteventura in March
Replies: 12
Views: 811

Re: Fuerteventura in March

Tenerife (El Medano) might be another option for you. You can stay in apartments / hotels virtually on the kite beach (max 2 minutes walk). There is no ground swell at Medano (like at Flag Beach), only smaller wind swell. I´ve been in both places and I´d say: Flag Beach has higher quality waves and...
by Foil
Fri Jan 18, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Fuerteventura in March
Replies: 12
Views: 811

Re: Fuerteventura in March

Hi Foil, Im going also about 20 - 30 February. Do we miss each other again this year? :) t. Yes we miss one another yet again,I fly back home on the 13th Feb. it's my last 3 week session this winter, before I hit Lake Como for the thermal winds and the chance to use my race wings for weeks on end a...
by Foil
Fri Jan 18, 2019 3:49 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Looking for someone to look at a foil package before I buy
Replies: 8
Views: 634

Re: Looking for someone to look at a foil package before I buy

drop your post onto the foil forum as well.
by Foil
Fri Jan 18, 2019 3:31 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: The moon is half full
Replies: 8
Views: 718

Re: The moon is half full

Brilliant read.
But I had to go back to the start of your post to then realise it was all a dream.
It just sounded so real and I really got dragged in so much I was sailing behind you at times.

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