Where can I go on a kitesurfing vacation?

Written by Jakob Jelling

If you've been kitesurfing for a while, you might find yourself getting tired of kitesurfing inrepparttar same place over and over. After all, different locations will have different conditions - which could mean a nice challenge, or at least a break fromrepparttar 145449 ordinary. Therefore, if you've been kitesurfing for a while, and you're starting to find your favorite beach a little bit boring, you might want to think about traveling to another location in order to go kitesurfing.

There are several different places aroundrepparttar 145450 world where kitesurfing is particularly popular. By finding a local kitesurfing club in that area, you should be able to get allrepparttar 145451 information you need in order to find out whererepparttar 145452 best places to kitesurf are. One thing to remember if you're kitesurfing in another country, however, is that you should always ask aboutrepparttar 145453 conditions at your new beach before you go in.

For instance, you can definitely go kitesurfing in Australia. If you're thinking of doing that, then you should look uprepparttar 145454 AKSA - orrepparttar 145455 Australian KiteSurfing Association. This group will be able to give you allrepparttar 145456 information you need about kitesurfing in Australia. Something to consider when doing any water activity in Australia, however, is thatrepparttar 145457 waters surrounding this country can be very dangerous. Always make sure that you pay attention to jellyfish or shark warnings.

How can I find the best kitesurfing kite?

Written by Jakob Jelling

As you can probably already guess, you can't go kitesurfing with just any kite and expectrepparttar results you want. However, you also can't just go out with any kitesurfing kite. There are a lot of different features to every kite - and these features will have a major effect on howrepparttar 145448 kite handles, and what sorts of tricks you'll be able to do with it.

For instance, if you're just starting out, you'll probably want to look for a kite that has been designed specifically with beginners in mind. What this means is that you're probably not going to want anything that is going to a lot of lift (compared to a normal amount for kitesurfing). The reason for this is thatrepparttar 145449 more lift you have, andrepparttar 145450 less of your weight is resting on (or under)repparttar 145451 water,repparttar 145452 faster you'll be capable of going. While increased lift and speed is exciting for an experienced kitesurfer, it will make it very difficult for a beginner to maintain control of eitherrepparttar 145453 kite orrepparttar 145454 board.

One thing that you should check out onrepparttar 145455 kite would berepparttar 145456 tubing inside ofrepparttar 145457 kite. Ifrepparttar 145458 tubing is thin inrepparttar 145459 front, then that meansrepparttar 145460 kite will turn faster. Onrepparttar 145461 other hand, ifrepparttar 145462 front tubing is thick, then this means thatrepparttar 145463 kite will turn slower. Slower turns are probably better for beginners, since it will give more time to prepare for each turn.

Cont'd on page 2 ==>
ImproveHomeLife.com © 2005
Terms of Use