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by Eckhardt
Wed Jan 10, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Poll: King of the Air 2018: Straps vs Boots?
Replies: 31
Views: 2554

Re: Poll: King of the Air 2018: Straps vs Boots?

It is because the dutch are awesome On a more serious note without disputing the first statement; we have a lot of wind and can kite the whole year. That combined with being a economic healthy country makes we have the luxury to invest in the needs for kiting, even for the young ones. We actually ar...
by Eckhardt
Tue Jan 09, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Poll: King of the Air 2018: Straps vs Boots?
Replies: 31
Views: 2554

Re: Poll: King of the Air 2018: Straps vs Boots?

Boardoff with boots would be a surprise
by Eckhardt
Mon Jan 08, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Poll: King of the Air 2018: Straps vs Boots?
Replies: 31
Views: 2554

Re: Poll: King of the Air 2018: Straps vs Boots?

What about boots on a 'normal' board. Would that give speed and pop?
And Nuck uses switchblades before that isnt anything near a C kite. Kevin uses the pivot more and nore after his injury I think. So your claims are not 100% true.

Anyway, Ill go straps for winner.
by Eckhardt
Wed Dec 20, 2017 12:27 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Marteen Haeger won the XR5 challenge: off to Cape Town
Replies: 9
Views: 777

Re: Marteen Haeger won the XR5 challenge: off to Cape Town

They changed the end date like 21h before the original enddate without notice. So Erik went all-out in the (as he thought) last hours of the challenge and thinking he won the challenge. Only to discover that they changed the date after.
by Eckhardt
Mon Dec 18, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Marteen Haeger won the XR5 challenge: off to Cape Town
Replies: 9
Views: 777

Re: Marteen Haeger won the XR5 challenge: off to Cape Town

Very nice. Best thing is that core picked up the ball and admitted their mistake and gave number two Erik Blokker a wildcard aswell. Quote from fb BREAKING NEWS: CORE and WOO Sports have made it right. I am very happy to announce that CORE and WOO have noticed my participation in the # XR5challenge ...
by Eckhardt
Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:25 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: 15 year old ripper jumps 20meters
Replies: 14
Views: 1672

Re: 15 year old ripper jumps 20meters

Not sure wether this movie is from that day, but I have seen him kite in a storm that hit the 55kn gusts for sure.
by Eckhardt
Tue Nov 14, 2017 12:21 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: The best boosting kites. Your real world testing :)
Replies: 20
Views: 2645

Re: The best boosting kites. Your real world testing :)

Not a crack yet but my input: 1. Cabrinha switchblade 2016 10m and 2017 7m 2. Lieuwe shotgun 136/140 2a. I'm 88kg 3. 8.6m on a piq 4. 7m and up 5. since end of september 2016, jumping since march this year. 6. I like them but i dont have much experience with other kites. Tried the Harlems few weeks ...
by Eckhardt
Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:11 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Who was this crazy guy who kited hurricane Irma in Miami Beach?
Replies: 30
Views: 4326

Re: Who was this crazy guy who kited hurricane Irma in Miami Beach?

That's what I ment. I loved it, although I missed the peak of the storm.
by Eckhardt
Wed Sep 13, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Who was this crazy guy who kited hurricane Irma in Miami Beach?
Replies: 30
Views: 4326

Re: Who was this crazy guy who kited hurricane Irma in Miami Beach?

I actually think the conditions during the megaloop challenge were worse
by Eckhardt
Tue Sep 12, 2017 12:38 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: PIQ North Kiteboarding
Replies: 61
Views: 7734

Re: PIQ North Kiteboarding

And it would be nice to not just see that there are x jumps with a rotauon. But also see which jumps were with a spin

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