Thursday morning and early afternoon was perfect. The wind was strong but manageable and the waves were not as high and really fun too play with. After 2:00 the conditions became almost impossible, so o know exactly what you mean Luc about wiping out all the time! The BBQ on the 20th sounds good. Cheers. Ramiro
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On[masked]:36:32 +0900 Lucien Murray-Pitts <[address removed]> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> So no wind this weekend, but Thursday and Friday were pretty darn good days
> to be out.
> Ramiro, and maybe a couple of others went on Thursday. With good 16-20 knot
> winds it made for a perfect and sunnyish day! The waves were a little big
> with onshore winds sweeping in the ocean side waters...
> I ended up going on Friday, and by chance there was a Fuji television camera
> crew down on the beach later that day taking snaps for the 5pm news slot.
> Mostly interviewing Universal Kite about kite surfing - but their focus was
> on strong winds... and boy were they strong 30~ knots and above with some
> real gusts. The waves were also not too fun - with on shore breaks at 1m
> and off shores getting as high as 2-3m. Some lovely launches but I actually
> spent most of my time wiping out... I even got caught in a mini tube and did
> an impressive 360 back flip railey before/whilst eating it !!
> Hope to see you all again soon as the weather picks up!