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Powerkite

This is the fundamental skill of all of the sports. powerkiteflyingwatergweb

  • Most kites are of the vented variety
  • Sizes 1- 10 m.
  • Made of Rip stop with Dynema lines
  • Line lengths 15-30 m
  • Most common sizes however are 1.5 – 3.5m.
  • Kites can be flown with a bar or handles and can have
  • 2 line kites are not depowerable
  • 4 lines kitese can be depowered whilst flying
  • It will create a pull in the arms and
  • Great Entry to sport
  • Can be done by children as young as 5 under guidance
  • Usually done on open fields, parks and beaches
  • Requires clean wind in early stages of learning
  • Can use a harness once proficient
  • Wind strengths 4- 20 knots
  • Can be learnt in one hour

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