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Posted: Mon Aug 26, 2002 3:30 pm
Any tips anyone Would be great !!!! It is for the end of september ! Thanks !!!
Posted: Mon Aug 26, 2002 11:18 pm
Golden Beach on Paros.
Windy every day. Home of World Cup Windsurfing, and where they were going to hold the Kite Board Pro Tour.
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2002 5:47 am
2,000 Greek islands. There must be something else other than Paros.
Paros can get very windy but it's always a treat. Crete, Rhodes, Limnos are also good.
Looking for serious winds? Try Karpathos.
It's a long list. Let us know where you ended up.
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2002 7:17 am
I heard good things about Catalonia.
But don't ask me where exactly it is.
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2002 9:07 am
You probably mean Cephalonia? (Captain Corelli's Madolin)... Ionian Sea, next to Corfu, Ithaka etc... It surely has some of the most impressive beaches, I am not sure about wind conditions.
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2002 9:15 am
yep, I guess it is called like this.
I met a guy who just started kitesurfing in Mallorca who is living there.
They have thermic winds and windy season is I guess from Sept-April.
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2002 9:52 am
what about Leykada(at IONIO SEA)i heared that the italian guys did alot of mess there this summer...(vag.apo pou eisai_)
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2002 9:58 am
I would not recommend Karpathos for kitesurfing. The winds are off shore and gusty, and often 'nuclear' strength.
Some German pros went to Kos a few weeks back.
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2002 11:16 am
I have been kiting for a month in Rhodes this summer. Mainly in Prassonisi.
Long sandy beach, no stones, on-shore wind, in best days 2,5 meter vawes with 40 meter flat water between. Wind is mainly between 15 and 30 knots.
In july there is too many surfers from G--ny floating around and you have watch the swimmers.
How is it in Paros ?
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2002 12:24 pm
Excellent place on Corfu is southwest tip.
A beach called Agios Georgios, huge sand north wind prevalent.
lots of room for beginners too...
no kite school though.