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by pj sofine
Wed Oct 17, 2018 2:33 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Controlling Speed
Replies: 11
Views: 729

Re: Controlling Speed

Go old school. Drop the kite just above the water and edge your board as hard as needed, you'll slow down as much as you want to,play the angle to wind to make adjustments. This is also a remedy for the new age, dreaded poo stance! :movingbutt:
by pj sofine
Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:10 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: First flatwater experience!
Replies: 12
Views: 998

Re: First flatwater experience!

One of our spots is flat water on "gut" side or waves on "sound side.A 100 ft walk either way, guess we're spoiled! Had a 10 meter flatwater session today, very mellow, knees love it.
by pj sofine
Sat Sep 29, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Why two regular shaped twintips?
Replies: 41
Views: 3047

Re: Why two regular shaped twintips?

2 twin tips - 140 and 136 cf rpt pro. Totally different feel to these boards. The 140 for 12 -20 and 136 above 20 or so. The 140 has better low end but when the wind picks up it gets bouncy and landings from hot loops are harsh. The 136 is much smoother and the landings at speed are in total control...
by pj sofine
Wed Sep 26, 2018 2:03 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: That's odd - a FUN kiteboarding video?
Replies: 11
Views: 1563

Re: That's odd - a FUN kiteboarding video?

I was hoping for a board off landing on a cow trick,maybe next time.
by pj sofine
Wed Sep 26, 2018 2:00 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: WOO consistency
Replies: 18
Views: 1386

Re: WOO consistency

Has everyone gone insane? :jump:
by pj sofine
Wed Sep 19, 2018 12:34 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Do you disassemble your foilboard after each use?
Replies: 33
Views: 1979

Re: Do you disassemble your foilboard after each use?

Its a must for alloys. I was disassembling the foil from mast after each use for storage space issues, but left the mast base (ss hoverglide) on. now the bolts are stuck. Soaked it in penetrating oil for 2 weeks and still a no go.Stripped out the recessed allen bolt heads.Ill weld a couple of nuts t...
by pj sofine
Wed Sep 12, 2018 2:38 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: 30.4m Jump on Woo? Now 30.7m!!
Replies: 103
Views: 7092

Re: 30.4m Jump on Woo? Now 30.7m!!

edt wrote:
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:16 am
I'm not sure how woo determined he was cheating the device. Why couldn't it just be broken?
There's a hidden camera inside of the woo.They saw him eating Mexican food at an all you can eat buffet the day of his epic jumps. :shit:
by pj sofine
Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: 30.4m Jump on Woo? Now 30.7m!!
Replies: 103
Views: 7092

Re: 30.4m Jump on Woo? Now 30.7m!!

I think for most people its a measuring device independent on its accuracy . For yourself its a nice way to measure progress and as it is the same device the error of measure doesnt mather either. I have no problem with woo but your reasoning here is not helping the cause lol! :o If I applied that ...
by pj sofine
Mon Sep 10, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: 30.4m Jump on Woo? Now 30.7m!!
Replies: 103
Views: 7092

Re: 30.4m Jump on Woo?

I'd swear that in my area all the claimed jumps should read in feet rather than meters ! Maybe a software glitch ?
by pj sofine
Mon Sep 10, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Nick Jacobsen leaves Cabrinha team
Replies: 44
Views: 6955

Re: Nick Jacobsen leaves Cabrinha team

foilholio wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 12:59 pm
It's like musical chairs.

I'm still with ss, going on 8 years now,I'm not going anywhere.

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