Date: 2-23-12 Time: 12:30-1:30 pm Location: Event Site, Hood River Wind Speeds: 13-24 (average: 18mph) Kite: 2012 Cabrinha Drifter Board: 2012 Naish Skater 4’8 (strapped) I had the opportunity to try something new today, and boy was I impressed! The 2012 Naish Skater 4’8 I’ve ridden before, last summer, strapless. Naish is now offering an [...]
Archive for February, 2012
Date: 2/18/12 Location: Camas Valley, Idaho Wind: SW 15-25mph Kite: 2012 Cabrinha Crossbow 11m This past weekend, I had the opportunity to head to Fairfield, Idaho to do some snowkiting. Saturday morning, we woke up to a snowstorm/white-out. After the storm passed, the blue skies began to open up, and the wind became a steady [...]
Date: 2-15-2012 Location: Hood River Event Site Wind: 14-26mph (average: 19.5mph) Kite: 2012 North Evo 9m Board: North Pacific Stealth 5’6 Today was a great day to test the new 2012 North Evo 9m here in the Gorge. Flown with the Quad Bar on 24m lines, the Evo really is everything North Kite describes: Powerful, [...]
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