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Kite Knife 8" Yellow Plastic

Kite Knife 8

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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KiteboardingUK.com IKO/BKSA Discovery Kiteboarder Program 1 Day Only - £130 Email Us for more info!

KiteboardingUK.com IKO/BKSA Discovery Kiteboarder Program 1 Day Only - 130 Email Us for more info!


Please email us for dates and availability of the lessons!


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 o’clock 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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Slingshot Knee Swacker Kiteboard 2012

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Slingshot Knee Swacker Kiteboard 2012

Made with WVS Bamboo construction, the Knee Swacker does not sacrifice weight for durability or lively, fast acting feel. It has it all! The quad fin arrangement make the Knee Swacker an exceptionally smooth in turns and easy to negotiate in swell. The custom wide Screw Driver head tail design and full outline shape allows excellent drive and planning ability even for bigger riders. The NEW DFS compatible fin box provides maximum durability, especially around reefs and unexpected shoreline. It’s a great travel option when you know you have to have your bases covered in case of marginal wind conditions or need to paddle in to save a session.

Master shaper Tony Logosz blends his knowledge of surf & light wind to deliver a board aimed towards a light wind kite enthusiast who also wants a tool to catch anything in its path. The Knee Swacker is our quad fin light wind kite surf dominator.

2012 Slingshot Knee Swacker Package:


•5'10" Knee Swacker Kite Surfboard
•2, 4.25" asymmetrical FCS fins
•2, 4.6" asymmetrical FCS fin
•foot pad and micro adjust strap system
•Lifetime Rider Service Hotline Support

Rider Profile:


•Intermediate to Expert, Surf Style
•Looking for light wind board performance
•Solid turner and quick, on-the-go planing
•Good travel option, for kiting or traditional surfing
•To be ridden with or without straps
Board size: 5'10"

Comes complete with fins and pads

Slingshot Knee Swacker Kiteboard 2012Slingshot Knee Swacker Kiteboard 2012


Price: 599.00 (Including VAT at 20%)


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