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  • Plumb Beach

    Gateway National Recreation Area
    National Parks of New York Harbor
    Brooklyn, NY (map)

    40.617517 -73.821241

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  • rhice mannelli b.

    looks like there's going to be wind tomorrow. Is anyone planning on getting out there? I live in Bushwick and I don't have a car, could I catch a ride with someone?

    August 11

  • constantin

    hey guys, thought you might appreciate this link - http://windsportaddict.com/locations/new-york/plumb-beach/

    July 3

  • Thorben

    Thanks a for the info @c loen! Does anyone know a good spot for wind coming from NW? Maybe something on the rockaway northshore? I was thinking about this place here: https://www.google.com/maps/place/Rockaway+Point+Yacht+Club/@40.6008723,-73.904406,13z/data=!4m9!1m6!2m5!1smaps+rockaway+yacht+club!3m3!1syacht+club!2sRockaway+Peninsula!3s0x89c2682bcb8cedbd:0x9b3cdb329297db7f!3m1!1s0x0:0x8039cf1018fdce51

    May 4

    • Thorben

      Hi Andrey, thanks! Isnt Seagate behind a gated community? How do you get there?

      May 21

    • Andrey

      We don't go inside the gates. We park cars somewhere on this street: 3634 Bayview Ave
      Brooklyn, NY 11224

      1 · May 21

  • Andrey

    Tomorrow it might be possible to kite. We might get some wind in the afternoon at Plumb If it doesn't rain too much.

    May 20

  • c l.

    Hey guys , also new to kiting have been static kite flying for about a year , looking to start kite boarding this spring , any kite boarders looking for company with launching and landings , message my i live in queens , i can join you in plum beach .

    April 30

    • Travis

      Not sure but if you look at it on Google Maps it says "Permanently Closed" next to it.

      May 1

    • Andrey

      Plumb beach is open now. Already kites there several times this month.

      May 20

  • Alex T.

    So I feel that a facebook group would be better for organization so I have created one for us. Please join up guys https://www.facebook.com/groups/274415916053853/

    1 · May 4

  • Jordy W.

    Sandy hook

    May 4

  • c l.

    Drove past plum beach on belt pkwy today past exit 9 to Coney Island to fly my kites on beach and saw one kite flying on plum beach also parking lot on belt pkwy was open to public which I have never seen the metal gates open to public ,until now some area may be open .

    May 4

  • c l.

    So I drove by on belt pkwy and saw one kite flying , I also saw the two parking lots on the belt Pkwy open to public which the last time I drove by where close off looks like some area are opened .

    May 4

  • c l.

    I was there just three weeks ago, and there where kiter there , i will be heading that way tomorrow and check it out .

    May 1

    • Thorben

      hey, did you go there yesterday?

      May 3

    • c l.

      no did not get a chance , i may go out tomorrow depending on the weather WA showing high teens blowing west . i will post if beach open to public .

      May 3

  • Vik V.

    Hey guys - I do not own a kite, and have no more background than being a pretty decent snowboarder. Would I be able to borrow/rent equipment, and learn with you guys?

    April 8

  • Luis G.

    Is someone up for riding this weekend (March 28, 2014) I´m also new in the area.
    I would also appreciate some guidance on where to go!

    March 26

  • Alex T.

    Hey guys, new member here, just moved to NY. I was wondering where you guys usually kite and where do I find reliable wind data for those areas?

    Thanks

    Alex

    March 26

  • Travis

    Is there room for complete beginners here? I've taken a couple lessons and own a kite but I've never actually gotten on the board. Where do you guys practice?

    March 14

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  • Victor M.

    Kiter beginner 1st yr

  • Iggy

    Hi, I'm a beginning kiteboarder. I have a 10m and a 12m plus board. I've flown both kites a... more

  • Kristin

    I'm a Seattle native looking to transition from windsurfing to kiteboarding.

  • Shaun C.

    New to NYC

  • constantin­

    got into wind surfing when i was a kid and now im looking to get into kite surfing : )

  • Charlie

    Originally from south Florida, I've been kiting for over 10 years. I rode pro for a couple years... more

  • Scoop

    Want to learn kiteboarding

  • Schmitt +1

    Hello fellow meetup'ers...,­ some key words should do the trick.... more

  • rhice mannelli b.

    Hey, I'm a set stylist living in Brooklyn. So Far I've only been Kiting in Baja, so I'm looking... more

  • Moritz G.

    Kitesurfer just moved here from London

  • Vik V.

    Vik is an entrepreneur, author, and free thinker. Columbia alum, ex-management consultant, and... more

  • Travis

    From North Jersey. Took a couple kite boarding lessons on vacation and I'm looking for some... more

  • Mariya

    Hi, I am a beginner kiteboarder (can do downwind) and would like to get out more this summer.

  • Jordy W.

    Been kiting for a few years and totally addicted. Ive pretty much transitioned 100% away from... more

  • Antonio A.

    3rd year kiting in NYC, usually in jones beach (gilgo, tobay, cedar beach) or in the hamptons.... more

  • andy

    Irish guy looking to pick up the sport

  • Thorben

    Moved in January 2014 from Copenhagen,Den­mark to New York City

  • hagit B. +1

    Hagit Oz, Israeli champion and place 3 world in kitesurfing in 2003 established the B-Oz Extreme... more

  • Ian

    I just started surfing, and I'd like to learn how to kiteboard.

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