Jumping is hard!

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Re: Jumping is hard!

Postby NCKite_Ryder » Wed Aug 14, 2013 12:00 pm

There is a launch at the coasty station...
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Re: Jumping is hard!

Postby jwest21 » Wed Aug 14, 2013 1:38 pm

NCKite_Ryder wrote:There is a launch at the coasty station...


By the description here, I'd say I'm in no condition to be even considering a launch there. viewtopic.php?f=1&t=10967
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Re: Jumping is hard!

Postby nbon » Thu Aug 15, 2013 7:34 am

The info here really helped me with jumps...check load and pop.

http://www.alwayswindy.com/blog/kitesur ... ng-videos/

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Jumping is hard!

Postby sc-surfer » Thu Aug 15, 2013 7:52 am

1. Power up
2. Head out through the surf
3. As you crest an almost breaking wave at full speed, sheet in and hang on.

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Re: Jumping is hard!

Postby Aloha » Thu Aug 15, 2013 9:28 am

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Re: Jumping is hard!

Postby jwest21 » Thu Aug 15, 2013 11:04 am

Aloha wrote:


I first saw this several weeks ago and found it to be an amazing description of the load and pop. Thanks for reminding me of its existence. Hulk… BOOST!!!
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