This is a great kite knife made from yellow toughened plastic it has a single internal blade. And comes with a carry case with a loop hole for connecting to harnesses or belt straps. Comes in black or the prefered yellow.
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Course Description A-1 *Carry and set up the lines and kite *Determine the wind direction and upwind and downwind (windward, leeward). *Pilot a small kite (inflatable, stunt kite, foil ) on the wind window edge and maintain it close to the ground. *Know how to stop the kite power in case of problem by releasing the bar. Be aware that the kite leash must be worn at all times, before kite launching and until landing.
B-1 *Be aware of the area where the kite can fall down wind to the pilot. *Recover the kite on land. *Position the kite on request from 9 to 3 oclock on the wind window edge. *Launch a kite with an assistant and choose the right angle to the wind. *Pilot the kite in the power area without crashing it. *Twist and untwist the lines while the kite flies. *Recover a kite and secure it on land. *Land a kite with the help of an assistant.
C-1 *Pilot a kite hooked to the harness. *Pilot hooked to the harness with one hand. *Activate the harness release system or quick release located on a leader line.
D-1 *Perform a downwind course by body dragging and using the power of the kite.
E-1 *Relaunch a kite from the water. *Wind the lines in the water and recover the kite. *Perform a self-rescue in deep water. *Launch a kite alone on land. *Identify potential wind obstacles creating lift or down draft and be able to define the wind direction. Understand that practice with onshore wind is dangerous.
With KiteboardingUK one day course you will also get the chance to kiteboard for the first time, Using a directional or twin tip you will take your first water starts and hopefully your first ride. At the end of the course you will be a Kiteboarder level 1
All New Boards for 2013 DUMPSTER/FISH BOARD WIDER AND SHORTER FOR SMALLER SURF WIDE ROUNDED SQUARE TAIL FOR LIFT AND SPEED IN SMALLER WAVES SINGLE CONCAVE FOR MAXIMUM STABILITY QUAD FIN SET UP WITH THRUSTER OPTION The Stubby is a dumpster/fish style shortboard and is available in two sizes, 54 and 58. Perfect for smaller surf, with its shorter outline, flatter nose and a more width up front the Stubby is a real speed generator perfect for boosting big airs and hacking tight turns. In smaller surf the quad fin option and wide square tail helps maximize drive, giving you a loose feeling in your turns thats just perfect for beach breaks. With a lot of curve in a short package the Stubby will help you explore the pocket and keep it on the rail.
Built with a ¾ length wood deck the Stubby has all the ding resistance you need without the added weight of glass reinforcement. Our multi-layer EPS Wave Core delivers amazing feel and control underfoot whether you choose to use the full deck pad set or prefer to wax and go. The Stubby allows you to choose between a thruster or quad fin set-up to get the perfect balance of drive and bite.