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Old 10-09-2007, 10:55 AM
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Thumbs up Fall/Winter Sessions 2009/10(Post them here)

We made it my fellow wind junkies! Summerís over and the wind is back~ Iím so glad to see it too!
Time for a new thread, so we all can hear about other riders enjoyment/adventures in the South Florida area. Kiteboarding is exploding in my area(Palm Beach County) for sure, Iíve never seen so many kiters. Itís great to see all the stoke!

Whatís the scene been like down in Delray Rick?

Itís been so good around here lately that I believe the only part on my body that isnít sore would be my fingers ~lol~

Good winds ~n~ Be safe!

Full details of HighFlyNís sessions @ http://forum.bestkiteboarding.com/we...36cb729298543b

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Old 10-09-2007, 12:41 PM
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yesturday was epic and way outrageous....
it picked up from 18knts to 23 knts gusting 28!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
yea, i was way overpowered..............
3 days in a row.......yea boi!
how was everyone's epic weekend?
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Old 10-09-2007, 01:06 PM
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Friday PM in North Miami Beach
Saturday AM in Nobe
Saturday PM at Matheson
Sunday AM in Nobe
Sunday AM at Matheson
Monday downwing from Nobe to Sobe

All the way on 11M Waroo
Great week end

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Old 10-09-2007, 07:02 PM
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Hey Guys,

Welcome to winter, even though this wind is tropical in nature. Hell, we'll take it! Cold front winds will crank up soon enough.

Like lots of other people, got some nice riding sessions in three days over this and last weekend. Was even able to use the 9 m last weekend along with 11 and 16 m. Like those smaller kite sizes when there is enough wind for them. Big waves too!

There have been some nasty squalls but easy to avoid up this way with some input from radar. Not everybody chooses to avoid them then again, not everybody chooses to avoid readily dodged injury. So it goes.

Check this out from Saturday afternoon ...



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Old 10-24-2007, 12:35 PM
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Thumbs up After the rain passed

I've been slacking here and on my blog. Time~time where does all the time go?

I did get a chance to get in a fantastic sole session w/ Jeff Biege from BESTKITEBOARDING yesterday afternoon. We rigged BIG as the wind was lite and went strapless. We were able to squeeze in a fun hour+ w/1-2ft SE wind swell. Water temp is PERFECT this time of year!

I'm keeping my fingers crossed for a little somethin-somethin this weekend

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Old 10-24-2007, 01:10 PM
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Glad you guys made it out. I was able to get out on Sunday for a run down to Atlantic and barely back to kitebeach in Delray. The wind died! It was good while it lasted and at least I stayed off the guarded beach. Bring on those cold fronts!
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Did folks get out today, how was it? I went north for a change to a launch I haven't been to in a couple of years. It was mighty fine, not much chop with nice ground swells forming intermittently. The wind filled in a while later and it went off for hours all afternoon like that. Didn't see any spinner sharks but heard they have been seen in the area.

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69th ST was on the light side yesterday. People on 87th ST looked be way more powered then we were... Got another one this morning. Not easy to rig in the dark
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went out on south jetty had some fun flat water jumps close up to the jetty alot of fun was blowin 20+ up here good times
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went out on south jetty had some fun flat water jumps close up to the jetty alot of fun was blowin 20+ up here good times
How were the swells south of the channel? I would swear when the wind is on and distant swells developing it is like going to Maui (not Jaws of course) for wave riding.

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