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
Featuring the deepest concave available on any twin tip sold the hard charging Mako smooths choppy waters and carves hard! Available in 5 different sizes the Mako lineup offers Freeride enthusiasts of any variety a board suited to their riding style and size while the wood core ensures your board will survive the rough and tumble coastal conditions this board is built to perform in. The Mako 130, 135, 140 & 150 all ship ready to ride in conventional Twin Tip mode while the 165 includes everything you need for either Twin Tip or Mutant riding. 140 & 150 customers can easily rig their board for Mutant style by purchasing extra fins. (Fin set-up varies by customer preference)
The Surf Series 5'11" features a three fin thruster set-up made with seamless epoxy / full wood deck construction. The Surf Series rocker/outline combination delivers fast / hard carving performance in all types of wind and water conditions. The Surf Series ships standard with a full sized EVA foam pad eliminating slippery sections inherent with other directional boards, no wax required!
Available in 3 different sizes, with a 5'11 quad and thruster option the Surf Series line of boards are made from seamless epoxy / full wood deck construction. With shapes designed from years of rider feedback the Surf Series rocker / outline combination delivers fast, hard carving performance. Ships standard with a full deck EVA foam pad, straps and fins.