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by Toby
Tue Aug 20, 2002 9:38 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Sharks?
Replies: 63
Views: 5355

just read in another topic about sharks.
How many attacks did happened to kiteboarders?
I guess we don't look like seals, only if we have to swim in on our board.
But does it attrack sharks, when we try to get our board back when we don't use a leash?

Toby
by Toby
Tue Aug 20, 2002 9:27 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: X2 8 meter
Replies: 15
Views: 1117

the X2 8.0 is a good choice, you will love it. And good setup with the 12.0.

Have fun!
by Toby
Tue Aug 20, 2002 9:26 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Please critique the purchase I made
Replies: 8
Views: 1006

IMO there is no difference between the 17 and 20 sqm kite. Better would have been a 14 and 20, since the 14 is still good to handle. Regarding the board I would start right away with a twintip, since if you start on a directional or twintip doesn't matter, since you have to learn it anyway. Maybe on...
by Toby
Mon Aug 19, 2002 8:55 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: 720 no foot - full picture
Replies: 3
Views: 718

nice picture from Andre (kiteantigua.com) doing a 720 no foot.

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thx Eli for the pic.
by Toby
Mon Aug 19, 2002 8:36 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: I have just started kitesurfing..........
Replies: 7
Views: 1049

Big kites like above 14 sqm surface area ae not easy to relaunch in general. So if you are a beginner (it still is a very big kite to start with...) you should attach a 5th line at the end of the kite (at the left and right strut of the middle strut) with a short line and then one line from the cent...
by Toby
Mon Aug 19, 2002 8:29 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: KPWT World Cup New Caledonia - 26th October / 2nd November
Replies: 0
Views: 333

The event will be held on the beach of the Meridien hotel in Anse Vata Noumea - New Caledonia - 26th October / 2nd November. more info: http://www.alyzea.com/entrekitesurf.html Prize money will be 20.000 us$ and a large media coverage is schedule. Free style, hang time and separately a speed crossin...
by Toby
Mon Aug 19, 2002 8:00 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: FAVOURITE HIGH WIND KITE
Replies: 34
Views: 2196

I use a Naish X2 8.0. Didn't fly it to the high end yet, but I guess I can hold it up to 35 knots. Will let you know when I made my experience with it in that windspeed....
by Toby
Mon Aug 19, 2002 7:56 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Kitesurf Throphy Fehmarn, Germany
Replies: 2
Views: 377

who is coming?
by Toby
Mon Aug 19, 2002 7:54 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Wet suit/ Shorty for europe???
Replies: 3
Views: 543

you can't go wronh taking a suit with short sleaves. if this will be too hot, just use shorts and a lycra. should be enough.
by Toby
Mon Aug 19, 2002 7:53 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Silvaplana: behaviour on the beach
Replies: 20
Views: 2415

the schools will act to put up regulations when the authorities will, but then it may be too late. Definitely action is required during summertime!

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