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I'd be very interested in any kiting repors about Roratonga in the Cook Islands? Thanks very much!
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Hey Pogibro, we have a girl from the Cooks and she works for the shop Agana Primo. ask for Poko. DAVE
I am heading there myself in October for Honeymoon so if you find out what it is like make sure you post something.
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been there to surf. there is a barrier reef surrounding the island. it is pretty much dry most of the time except for about +/- 1 hour of high tide, and it is rather close to shore. if i remember correctly, too close for kiting, but then again i wasn't into kiting yet. i remember a beach they called the sailing club (kotomirri (sp?)) where the reef was far from the beach, however, there was almost no wind there at the time. i imagine that when there is wind at sailing club the kiting would be phenomenal. if you see an aerial photo of rarotonga they usually shoot it from that side of the island. you will see the only pass through the reef (leads to a boat harbor) and a couple of motus (small islands). the sailing club is on the beach inside of the motus. make sure you get a tide chart ahead of time if you can.
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