Post general kiteboarding discussion topics here!
Forecasts looked good and it got sort of windy in the East Bay but there was no one out at Berkeley or, I think, Marina Bay. Saw one kite on the Alameda web cam. Not sure about Third--the web cam seemed to be stuck on yesterday.
Did you ride--if so, where? How was it? And what's your prediction for tomorrow?
Sorry, since nick, Phil and I are locals we kept the 11m early session at OB to ourselves.
We didn't carpool either.
Nick was a little hesitant as far as going in the water since we rigged up close to the carcass of a dead seal.
Kites: 2014 F-One Bandit VII: 10m and 8m. Trust II: 13m.
Board: 2014 F-One Spicy & 5'6 Fish.
Harness: Manera Exoharness.
Wetsuit: Underwave Sultan shortleg 4/3.
8m at Crissy. way OPed coulda been on a 6
closed down the StFYC with a game of beer pong
My Photography ==> http://www.Loscocco.com
Kites:Ocean Rodeo: 2013 Razor
Boards:Ocean Rodeo: 5' 7" Surf, Mikes Lab Raceboard, Mako 140cm, Naish 5' 4"
Wetsuit:Hyperflex: AMP 5/3MM Fullsuit
Harness:Ocean Rodeo: Sessions2
Third Ave was a gust-fest.
Banged it on the 10m RPM and de-powered a bunch most of the time. A whole bunch of kites in the water 5pm to 6:30pm. My guess is that it was 20 with gusts of 30. Weird wind angle too.
All good. It looks like the next few day are gonna happen too. Kowabunga!
Moved from Hilton Head Island, SC to Bay Area
Slingshot Asylum 138
SS RPM 12m, 10m, 8m
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests