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
The Vane is the weapon of choice for our team when it comes to take a new-school twin tip out on the water. An explosive board but dont forget its perfect all-round capabilities that quickly and directly take you to the next level. The aggressive edges and incredible pop mixed with state of the art technology from the Gaastra R & D Lab makes the Vane a very versatile board.
Shape details: The Flex is precisely tuned for maximum performance without compromising comfort. The Wide Stance option makes the take off and landing quite easy. The reason behind this is the new pad technology: Super grippy EVA layers bonded to a fiberglass layer. Even King Kong cant crack them up! The new-school shape comes with 5 cm deep fins to go upwind easily and at the same time keeps the board loose and soft enough even for the hardest turns.
Full wood core offers unique flex design and proven durability State of the art technology: lightweight and extremely robust Heavy Duty Metal Inserts Accessories:
Pro Pads Ergo Straps Handle Fins Fin details: 4 x 5 cm fins in G5