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Re: Best Kite for my friend who is a beginner ? Naish Ride ?

Postby Slappysan » Wed Jul 09, 2014 8:16 pm

flysurfing wrote:what u dislike about the ride ?


I've only tried the 7m Ride so bigger sizes might be better.

I find that it's too park and ride, it generates very little power when actively flying the kite which means it has a smaller usable wind range (this is safer for beginners though).

I've also had trouble relaunching it, and this is a 7m so we are talking 20+ knots here. The centre section will fill with water and it will just sit there. I also had it invert when recovering from that and I don't like kites that invert easily.

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Re: Best Kite for my friend who is a beginner ? Naish Ride ?

Postby john a » Wed Jul 09, 2014 8:26 pm

The Ride is a great kite and perfect choice! :) Very predictable and easy handling!


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