By Andy Gratwick
A entire functional advisor to kiteboarding for novices and improvers, The Kiteboarding Manual gets you began with the kite and take you thru to flying it at the water, leaping, and racing.
How a kite flies and simple climate principles
Background on tides and currents, waves, wind vs. tide
Getting began on land--LEI rigging, meeting, launching and flying, physique dragging
Board skills--turns, preventing, ideas of the road
Going upwind, driving toeside, turning and transitions
Going speedy, using waves
Tacking and gybing
Self and twin launching and landing
Selecting the fitting package and tuning it
Kiteboarding disciplines, enhancing functionality, and competitions
Becoming an teacher
With images and diagrams illustrating the speculation and the way it really works in perform, this can be a useful handbook for all kiteboarders, no matter if beginning out or seeking to increase their abilities, and perhaps competing.