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[*] posted on 2-8-2013 at 12:35 AM
Kite chairing with a 6m

Dirtslide and I got out to enjoy an awesome afternoon.

Is it possible to design for strength, if the designer doesn't really understand what strength is?
8m speed wings.
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[*] posted on 2-8-2013 at 07:12 AM

awesome is the operative word......:thumbup::thumbup:

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[*] posted on 2-8-2013 at 07:45 AM

That's way cool! :tumble:

How the heck is he steering that chair?

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[*] posted on 2-8-2013 at 09:55 AM

I have an attachment on the foot plate ,it is called a freewheel and it takes the front casters out of play by lifting them off the ground .I then put BMX pegs on the front wheel and light pressure on the pegs let me steer. Not very quick yet but will be working on it .Would be better if there was not a pond full of duck poo directly down wind while im learning to ride the chair:roll:

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[*] posted on 2-8-2013 at 10:24 AM

looked great! I swear, with you, and the ski-buggy by Keiron, we gotta get ya the attention of the Wounded Warrior project, or other similar veterans rehab related organizations. I know a few vets who said that the ski-chair at the resort was just about the only thing that made them feel like a whole human again, and I gotta believe there is opportunity here for more joy in their lives.

Keep inspiring!

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[*] posted on 2-8-2013 at 10:34 AM

Alex Sanz had a nice setup that use to be hosted on the radsail site but now only on youtube.

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[*] posted on 2-8-2013 at 05:35 PM

Yup, Alex was my Hero until D'sliddy found himself in a chair.

I have always wanted to see more people in chairs interested in this sport. I kind of expected Ken to come out of Rehab' with a whole crew of Para' Parakiters ! The interest just didn't seem to be there ?

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[*] posted on 11-13-2013 at 11:30 PM


ozone 2m ozone 3m pl 5.5 ,pl buggy 'Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it"
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[*] posted on 11-14-2013 at 06:30 AM

Dirtslide is totally awesome!!!

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[*] posted on 11-14-2013 at 06:42 AM

Can I have a go ?

I've been eyeing up this trolley cart at work and wondering if I could use it in a carpark somewhere. It's got to be worth it for the footage.
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[*] posted on 11-14-2013 at 06:54 AM

Ken you are the man. Very inspirational to watch. Very glad to have met and ride with you. You are full of positive energy and it spreads to all around you.

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