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by longwhitecloud
Sat Apr 21, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Is Wakestyle dead?
Replies: 13
Views: 5998

Re: Is Wakestyle dead?

i have met a few younger riders getting into it and they are inspired and love it, but generally i would say not only wakestyle died, kiteboarding overall died down a lot too.( aussie)

had a session this week on my own... 20 knots+ , perfect swell.. no one else out.. been happening more and more.
by longwhitecloud
Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:28 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Felix Pivec | The kitesurf365 podcast
Replies: 2
Views: 1528

Re: Felix Pivec | The kitesurf365 podcast

Awesome.

potentials

Martin Vari
Flash
Alex Pastor
Dimitri
Dave Edwards
Airton
Keahi
Pumpmeup

Doing pretty much the same mobes for ten years plus was a sure way to kill freestyle kiteboarding..it worked.
by longwhitecloud
Mon Apr 02, 2018 11:45 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Well done Plummet
Replies: 13
Views: 4143

Re: Well done Plummet

Epic
by longwhitecloud
Wed Mar 28, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Boardriding vloggers
Replies: 1
Views: 855

Boardriding vloggers

Add your fave awesome action sports vloggers ( not just kiting) to this post. I know of a couple of kiters that do them but think that kiting generally falls behind big style compared to other action sport vloggers. With Facebook / insta dying fast right now due to being 5hit, I thing vlogs are the ...
by longwhitecloud
Fri Mar 23, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Kiteracer
Topic: Girls Rush to Seal Youth Olympics Places in Tough Racing in Thailand
Replies: 5
Views: 2339

Re: Girls Rush to Seal Youth Olympics Places in Tough Racing in Thailand

Yeah possibly, it was more an observation that the selling point of kiteboarding was, youth participation, increased participation of poorer countries, and a youth development program. It was clearly all talk with no substance, none of the points realized whatsoever. Absolute fakery. What is tough a...
by longwhitecloud
Fri Mar 23, 2018 6:51 am
Forum: Kiteracer
Topic: Girls Rush to Seal Youth Olympics Places in Tough Racing in Thailand
Replies: 5
Views: 2339

Re: Girls Rush to Seal Youth Olympics Places in Tough Racing in Thailand

Yeah super tough. Lol. Dreamed up to excite ioc lol All that noise about 3rd world affordability, youth development and female participation and out of all of Asia, Australia, NZ and the South Pacific.. and it amounted 5 girls (I checked.. did I make a mistake?) showing... Some of whom had only been...
by longwhitecloud
Sat Mar 17, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Joint Statement from GKA and KRU regarding the Freestyle World Tour
Replies: 9
Views: 2784

Re: Joint Statement from GKA and KRU regarding the Freestyle World Tour

My guess. Huge windsurf pressure and that they became progressively more scared of liability, and rightly so. They were getting involved in something they knew next to nothing about, that wasn't even sailing, that involved a sport where a high %age of injurys and deaths involved a wing launching/fly...
by longwhitecloud
Sat Mar 17, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: The GKA Kiteboarding World Tour 2018 has launched
Replies: 6
Views: 2468

Re: The GKA Kiteboarding World Tour 2018 has launched

I don't think it's a bad idea wakestyle is stuck as the least progressive format right now imo ( 319 one of very few new tricks for last few years), you l need the riders on board tho.. look how stoked hadlow was to be doing board off kiteloops tho in kota lol Will they ban handles? Lol Then there i...
by longwhitecloud
Fri Mar 16, 2018 11:57 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Joint Statement from GKA and KRU regarding the Freestyle World Tour
Replies: 9
Views: 2784

Re: Joint Statement from GKA and KRU regarding the Freestyle World Tour

Maybe youri zoons windsurfing roots influence him as seeing kiteboarding as a form of sailing.. who knows. You know what... Working for kiteboarding always seemed to work... Even if you are working for rival kite companies ( events brands/ whatever..) you still have similar passion, visions and goal...
by longwhitecloud
Fri Mar 16, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: The GKA Kiteboarding World Tour 2018 has launched
Replies: 6
Views: 2468

Re: The GKA Kiteboarding World Tour 2018 has launched

Wakeboarding did this.. reached the same paint drying tricks for 10 years thing and added compulsory trick catagories. Sheep riding will always go the way of the toilet.

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