Kitesurfing or snowkiting...if the wind's blowin'...where you goin?
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Thanks for the lift back. Greg and I chased you on the downwinder for the ride back. We launched again when we got back and the body was still on the beach about a 4 par upwind from where we rigged. Talk about an ominous backdrop: choppers circling, coast guard boats running grids, corpse on the shore, shit...
- Adrenaline Junkie
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Well I took some pics. I just fixed this camera from the last time it got stuck a couple of weeks ago.
the average was wind was 23 to 25kts the gusts were 27 to 30kts
some of us did not anticipate these higher winds. I wish I had my 10 meter it would have been better for me.
I will post pics
that does sound creepy about the body.
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- Resident Windfreak
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Thanks for the pic Seblue..Wish there were bigger waves by the bird island,but rode shorepound almost all the way from Zion on the 2nd DW..
You did hold yourself well Jason,good ride..
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Thanks IVO, I'm glad we got to do that downwinder twice.. It was fun to ride in that group.. I'm psyched to do it again..
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