Kitesurfing or snowkiting...if the wind's blowin'...where you goin?
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Looks like its gonna keep blowing in Michigan tomorrow... whose heading that way? St Joe, Holland, The Haven? I sat on the sidelines today and wanna get out under slightly more manageable conditions. Heading out early am looking for others...
- Resident Windfreak
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- Chop Wrestler
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- Board Monkey
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At Tiscornia (st joe), nothing here. Hoping maybe for something later this afternoon, but doesn't look promising, anyone seeing anything anywhere in Michiana?
- Board Slinger
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Went to MC at 8ish, but conditions were really bad with the waves/tide. Ended up at kegan at 2 pm and had a great session. Perfect conditions, but had to pay for parking. They gave me the military discount of $10!
- Board Slinger
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Crib went off 20+ around 2:30. Headed for M enjoyed a sweet wave session with beach closed for swimming. Stayed offshore with streamer flying until 4ish when the breeze began to die.
As I left an idiot with a mid sized Flysurfer foil arrived with a mountain board. With no streamer he rode close to the beachgoers occasionally getting 10/20 foot air. While clearly in violation of the rules of M am wondering......Do the lifeguards know the rules? Do they ever enforce them? Or.... Do the guards expect other kiters to enforce the kite rules at M? I hesitated to approach the mountain board guy who I didn't know. Didn't think he would follow my advice as long as the guards didn't say anything to him. I know Mike has worked tirelessly to keep M open for kiters. However, I think his efforts will fail unless the guards enforce the rules...
Would appreciate some insights on how to handle the errant mountain board guy. Great thoughts welcome...
- Zen Levitator
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