Kiteboarding is relatively tame compared to many sports (though some think it's hardcore).pj sofine wrote:I hate to jinx myself but I must be "unbreakable".
The list of very strong athletes who thought they were unbreakable... is endless.
It's just a matter of how many hits to a given body part..no matter who you are pj :
Boxing (Mohammed Ali and many others) - head trauma.
American Football - knee, shoulder, back, head trauma.
Motocross - wrist, ankle, knee, shoulder (AC joint), hip, collarbone, etc, etc.
Skateboarding - wrist, ankle, neck whiplash, head.
Baseball Pitcher - shoulder.
Snowboard - ankle, wrist, neck whiplash.
Kiteboard - knee, ankle, shoulder, neck whiplash.
The list goes on..... Youri Zoon http://www.kiteforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=2381243
Nothing is free. You wanna play hard, you pay the price.