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
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With the new HQ NEO you can ride wherever you want! In cooperation with Tom Bourdeau , HQ launch a true crossover kite. The innovative closed cell design and bridle system allows riders to use the Neo on the land, on the snow and on the water. Launching the Neo is easy and the stability and depower is outstanding in its class. It doesnt matter if youre free styling or cruising, the Neo will surpass your needs, whilst being really easy to fly.
Because HQ work hand in hand with a team of national and international riders, the HQ Montana IV has been designed for the demands of the market. The all new Montana 4 is HQ's depowerable kite designed for the rapidly growing freestyle kite boarding market. Reborn in its 4th generation, the dynamic new HQ Montana IV sets the standard for depower foils.
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Then the HQ Crossfire 2 (II) is the perfect kite for intermediate buggying and kitelandboarding. Higher performance due to more power and speed and yet with an extremely stable flying behavior. Ambitious beginners will find the Crossfire 2 (II) the perfect choice as this kite will take you to a higher level of power kiting.
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