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by Captain John
Wed May 08, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Industry Soapbox
Topic: Kitesurfing Lessons: Best in the Bay!
Replies: 0
Views: 196

Kitesurfing Lessons: Best in the Bay!

KiteTheBay is in its 10th season of providing kitesurfing lessons with boat support. It's a unique way to learn that speeds the process by maximizing the time spent in the water with a kite and board. On the first lesson, you will get into the water with a full size, 4-line kite and board and are gu...
by Captain John
Tue Jul 10, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: 12m Slingshot Rally w/ bar found on Hayward shore
Replies: 0
Views: 571

12m Slingshot Rally w/ bar found on Hayward shore

I guy contacted me saying he found a 12m Slingshot Rally w/ bar. contact me and I will give you his number if it's yours.

John
415-800-1500
by Captain John
Tue Nov 07, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: General Kiteboarding Discussion
Topic: Crissy questions
Replies: 5
Views: 4807

Re: Crissy questions

Give me a call and you might be able to get a session. I provide boat support for all sessions so no matter what, you're covered. I provide all gear so you don't need to bring anything including wetsuit. I even have a foilboard you can use. Yes, many people are saying the season is over, but it's no...
by Captain John
Fri Oct 27, 2017 10:30 am
Forum: Kite Travel & Trip Reports
Topic: Book you 2017/18 Baja Winter trip now!
Replies: 0
Views: 1345

Book you 2017/18 Baja Winter trip now!

CK AD #4.jpg Hey Kiters, Since the wind has become difficult to find around here in Norcal, it's time to start thinking about your winter kite trips! Baja is a close, west coast windy destination you need to consider. Many of us west coasters have gone there for week-long trips, while others have s...
by Captain John
Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Found Foilboard on Treasure Island
Replies: 1
Views: 1718

Found Foilboard on Treasure Island

Lost your Foilboard at Crissy? I saw this guy carrying it on Treasure Island this evening. Said it found it up on the rocks of TI. I tried to get it from him but he said he's going to sell it on Craigslist. Bummer, ...Hope you can find a way to get it back from him. Anyone that sees posted on CL sho...
by Captain John
Tue Oct 18, 2016 1:22 pm
Forum: General Kiteboarding Discussion
Topic: Baja beginner tips
Replies: 1
Views: 1555

Re: Baja beginner tips

Hey Raztec, The wind can range anywhere between light low-teens MPH speeds to up 20's low 30's MPH. So it really helps to prepared for all conditions. A great quiver for you or for anybody going down is 8m/10m/12m/14m. A less than great size range but covers the full spectrum: 8m/11m/14m. Board size...
by Captain John
Tue Oct 18, 2016 1:07 pm
Forum: General Kiteboarding Discussion
Topic: OAK to CABO starting in February
Replies: 3
Views: 2588

Re: OAK to CABO starting in February

That is great news!
by Captain John
Mon Oct 10, 2016 8:19 pm
Forum: Kite Travel & Trip Reports
Topic: Book your winter week in La Ventana
Replies: 0
Views: 1581

Book your winter week in La Ventana

It's time to get your winter kiting plans laid down. Don't wait, it gets busy down there and resorts book up. The best places to stay get taken and you'll be running around trying to find a place to stay, or miss out on your Baja getaway all together! If you have not been down to Baja, you're missin...
by Captain John
Mon Aug 15, 2016 8:02 pm
Forum: General Kiteboarding Discussion
Topic: Headzone radio helmet, want more distance!
Replies: 2
Views: 2217

Headzone radio helmet, want more distance!

Hey ya'll, I'm trying to achieve a longer (more distance) reception with my Headzone helmets that I use for teaching. With the Headzone radio, I'm only getting about 400 yards. Does anyone know what radio service rules the headline units are operating under? -FRS? GMRS? MURS? Knowing this, I could f...
by Captain John
Wed Jun 01, 2016 9:36 am
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Lost Cabrinha Spectrum 144cm
Replies: 0
Views: 1022

Lost Cabrinha Spectrum 144cm

It fell off the boat as I was driving back to the marina at Treasure Island. Not sure where the bay current might have taken it but maybe it'll wash up on a shore somewhere...


Thanks
John