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[*] posted on 12-11-2014 at 12:56 PM
Winter Issue of Distinctly Montana - Article on Snowkiting


The winter issue of Distinctly Montana (a regional USA publication) is available online. Their lead story and the longest feature they have ever published is on snowkiting.

http://digital.distinctlymontana.com/i/425666/13

Cheers and Windy Regards,

Noah
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[*] posted on 12-11-2014 at 04:14 PM


Nice write up.

I can't think about Montana without thinking of Keith Kalio ( R.I.P. ) . He was the 1st person that encouraged me to try all sorts of wind powered sports and of course was key in starting up the Montana snowkite rodeo.




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[*] posted on 12-11-2014 at 04:18 PM


Yes, we all loved Keith and his spirit lives on with the Rodeo.
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[*] posted on 12-11-2014 at 06:47 PM


Thanks for the great article... Incredible photos too!!



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[*] posted on 12-11-2014 at 10:05 PM


Thanks for sharing Noah! Sure is inviting:o



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[*] posted on 12-12-2014 at 06:54 AM


Great article Noah, love your passion and your ability to write about it.

flipped through the other pages as well. The page with the horses, my volume was cranked. Horses scared the hell out of me. :D




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