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 Post subject: Do you know beaches in europe with huge shallow water
PostPosted: Sun Oct 14, 2007 11:02 pm 
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Hello guys :D

Anyone that can tell me where in europe I can find a beach with shallow water ..?
Iam a beginner and want to spend winter with kitesurfing. I just need to know where my dream beach is. It just needs to be shallow water :thumb:


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 15, 2007 12:04 am 
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hi mohamad
are you asking about a kite trip?
or do you want to know where in denmark you can kite safely?

a huge hug
alex from sardinia-italy


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 15, 2007 9:07 am 
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No I want to know about shallow water in mediterranien beaches. then I book a cheep flyticket with my things and spend a week there..


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 15, 2007 9:38 am 
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hi mohamad
as I wrote i live in sardinia - Italy
here in south west coast there are many spot with shallow water very good for freestlyle conditions.
you can see our web site http://www.kitesurfsardinia.it

when are you planning to arrage the trip? winter, spring or summer??

I believe tha you can reach us by ryan air Billund-Pisa-Cagliari or Aarhus-Girona-Cagliari, or Transavia.com Copenaghen-Amsterdam-Olbia

i don't know if there are other cheap flight to sardinia from denmark

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 18, 2007 10:33 am 
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hey alessandro :D
thank you for your informations.. its nice from you to tell me about the place :thumb: but can you tell me how big is the shallow water area? :idea: how many meters can I go down the sea without need to swim? :?:

with regards :bye:
mohamad


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PostPosted: Thu Oct 18, 2007 10:56 am 
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hey alessandro again :)

can you tell me which spot in sardinia you will write about.. I get a web cam place and can see Buggerru, Funtanamare and Domus de Maria.. wich place is best with shallow water..? :whisper: I dont want to drunk in italian water :roll: ..
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 21, 2007 10:29 pm 
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dear mohamad

i'm sorry for late..but I was in noth sardinia for taking degree as kitesurf trainer.

forgot bugerru, funtanamare and chia ...these are wave spot
see my photo http://www.kitesurfsardegna.it/kiteacti ... amare.html

i reccomend Porto Botte the water is shallow about 50 mt from the beach ..after it reachs about 2mt deep.
a little question..are you able to swim? porto botte is in the golfo di palmas in south west coast. it's like a big sea-lake so no sea current. so is very god for beginner. how is your kiting expertise?
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alex


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 22, 2007 11:58 am 
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dear alessandro
:congrats:
for your new degree. Its aswom. and what a nice pictures you get for your selv and others kitesurfers :prayer: :thumb:.
I can easy swim :strong: with out problem but alessandro I think its very defficult to me to think about a deep water plus how to get to plane on board :accident: .. thank you for the info. but what about porto botte? how many meters its shallow?
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 22, 2007 11:25 pm 
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dear mohamad
thanks for your compliments...you are very kind!!!

I believe that for a beginner or intermediate kiter..
it's not important how deep is the water, but it's important how could be the waves, sea currents and the wind quality.
at the beginning is very easy to kite in flat water with no currents (like a lake).
on flat water is easy to be on balance on the board ..and the nonexistence of currents allow you to be easily upper wind and to catch the board when you loose it.
it's also important a minimum deep to avoid collision with "sea bottom" during a jump..or if the kite during a gust lift/drag you out of the water ..
about our spot at 50mt from the beach the shallow is about 1.5-1.8 mt and after 100 mt about 2mt or a little bit more..there are several point in the bay with a lower shallow. the bay is protected by a strait..so it isn't possible to have wave or currents. the wind direction is side-on shore from right..the
form of the bay and the wind direction allow you to reach easy the beach if you loose a lot of water going downwind or if you have some problem relaunching the kite from water. you can see other spot info on our web site http://www.kitesurfsardinia.it
in wich time are you planning the kite trip?
a huge hug
alessandro


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 24, 2007 4:27 pm 
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dear alessandro :D

I try to find some day but its difficulit now :( . I will begin a new course in the next week :roll: . :boxer2: . I think I will buy a flighet ticket in januar or fibury.. I study medicin in copenhagen :pirate: and therefor my life is not easy at the moment :brainshit: :desperado:

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mohamad


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