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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: 2017 F-One Bandit: 8m. 2017 F-One Breeze 11m.
Board: 2015 F-One 5'10 Mitu convertible
Harness: Manera Exoharness.
Wetsuit: Manera 5/4/3 X10D
8m at Crissy. way OPed coulda been on a 6
closed down the StFYC with a game of beer pong
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
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