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North Launches The Reach

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Leon van Bergen
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Re: North Launches The Reach

Postby Leon van Bergen » Wed May 13, 2020 3:48 pm

Youtch wrote:
Tue May 12, 2020 7:54 pm
The Evo of 2020 is also pulley less, correct?

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Re: North Launches The Reach

Postby haseeb » Wed May 13, 2020 10:18 pm

Excellent kite this new North model, much better than the old Neo.

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Re: North Launches The Reach

Postby mattaiken MYS NKB » Thu May 28, 2020 3:45 pm

North dealers across the USA have Reach kites in stock and for demo. Here's Aaron from Elite Watersports in St Petersburgh Florida with his early impressions on the Reach. Shot in 1 take, no edits, no script (the man's a pro).

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Re: North Launches The Reach

Postby TheJoe » Fri May 29, 2020 12:29 am

Got a chance to fly a 12m in high teens low 20s and was impressed by it. Fast kite very fun to fly. Might switch to these but want to try a few other all around kites. Hang time and jumping is pretty good. I did unhook but only did a few raley's since it was very choppy. It did slack a little bit but honestly did not really even think of passing. Never crashed the kite so not sure how the relaunch is. I don't like the North bar. Foam is too soft for my liking and I don't like adjustable bar lengths. It's just more that could break.

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