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HELP! Aero 10 and wakeboard?

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Postby Guest » Tue Oct 29, 2002 12:12 pm

I am from South Africa and I am new to kiteboarding and very keen on getting a Naish Aero 10m. I am a relatively good wakeboarder and snowboarder. I want to do the more wakestyle kitesurfing.

Do you think its a good idea to start out on a kite-wakeboard say a 140cm with bindings? or with wake-sandals? or foot-straps?

Or do you think it is better to get a twintip or directional and get to grips with the whole thing before changing to wakestyle?

Also what board is good for wake type of riding? and do you need a bigger get to get that extra power because you need more power for wakeboarding?

I weigh 65kg and dont have the cash to get 2 boards at this stage.

Thats alot of questions!!!!
Any advice would be greatly appreciated!


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Postby murdoc » Tue Oct 29, 2002 1:30 pm


in the first time, you don't feel very comfortable with that bitch in the sky bulliying you around when a board is fixed to your feet.
it's better to use straps until then.

do u already got a wakeboad?

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