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amplatzer
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Coche/St.Lucia/Barbados

Postby amplatzer » Mon Oct 10, 2005 10:14 pm

Hello,

Looking for someplace warm in January.

I was wondering if people who have kited:

1. Coche
2. Barbados
3. St. Lucia

Could comment on their experiences.

If so if you could comment on:
1. Flat water vs chop
2. How crowded
3. Suitable learning environment/Good School for beginner(girlfriend) at the body dragging stage.
:D :thumb:

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Postby kitesurfvenezuela » Fri Oct 14, 2005 2:44 pm

amplatzer, I live on coche island and do trips to cubagua and los roques, this is a great place in january there is perfectly flat water with off shore constant wind and a spot with small chop and side on shore. rescue always on stand by, very big safe launch spaces, affordable lodging good food, friendly helpful locals. write for more info http://kitesurf.wtfe.com

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XtremeBigAir.com
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Postby XtremeBigAir.com » Wed Nov 09, 2005 7:37 pm

Go to http://www.xtremebigair.com and read my review of those three places.
I was in Barbados in December and found very light wind there.

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St Lucia

Postby islandstylen » Thu Nov 17, 2005 9:00 pm

I Live in St lucia, it's great in jan, nice flat water, lots of room to kite and the tradewinds are full power in the windwards. contact tornado kite centre down there. also good for beginners.
I operate kite trips on my 57' yacht through the grenadines.......flat water, open to all wind and totally uncrowded.
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