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
With its reintroduction last year, the Asylum has quickly become a rider favorite among our dynamic team as well as everyday core riders.
The next generation 2014 Asylum delivers magnified flex performance through its premium Atomic Wood Core, aggressive pop and outstanding flex plus unmatched durability. The full wood core releases stored energy lightning-quick and more forcefully than ever through increased edging power while maintaining momentum on flat landings. Engineered to ride with or without fins, this board pops hard on ollies, whips for hard-core freestyle, slides right on rails and even boosts big off any wave.
Our unique blend of precision laser cut channels combined with an intense rocker profile allows any riding style to excel on this board. The Chined Plane Rail combined with a progressive outline prevents spray by focusing the water down and away from the rider while providing smooth turns and maximum maneuverability. The 2014 Asylum offers a fast and snappy feel thats engineered to take your aggressive freestyle riding to the next level. Hand built in our U.S.A. factory, the Asylum features the highest-quality and greenest materials available.
RIDER PROFILE INTERMEDIATE TO EXPERT: Ideal for riders requiring massive pop and control in any condition and any style of riding.
DIMENSIONS 134 x 40.8 cm (34.4 cm at tip/tail) 138 x 42 cm (35.25 cm at tip/tail) 141 x 43 cm (35.8 cm at tip/tail)
STANCE OPTIONS ALL SIZES: 19.25 in. to 26.50 in.
FINS (4) - 2 SYMMETRICAL FIBERGLASS FIN
HARDWARE Fin Screws: 1/4 20 x 1/2 Truss Head Philips Grab Handle Screws: 1/4 20 x 5/8 Truss Head Philips