Past Meetup

Playing with the winds.....POWER KITING

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Price: $10.00 /per person
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With weather forecasts suggesting amazing winds in Hyderabad, GHAC brings back to you one more weekend of the addictive and exciting sport of Power Kiting.

A power kite or traction kite is a large kite designed to provide significant pull to the user and are also used in conjunction with a vehicle or board, such as in:

* kitesurfing on a kiteboard

* kite buggying on a purpose-built 3-wheeled cart

* kite landboarding on an all-terrain/mountain/land board

Read more about Power kiting at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Power_kite

This is an introduction session to handle a power kite.

This session would include the following:

Theory & Safety
Site Assessment
Kite set-up
Rigging of the lines
Kite launching, kite flying & kite landing
Wind window concept
Kite power control.

Session will last for about 4 hours.

Cost: Rs 500 per head.

RSVP only if you are sure of coming. No-shows strictly not allowed!

NOTE: GHAC ACCOUNT HAS SHIFTED FROM ICICI TO AXIS.THIS IS A NEW ACCOUNT.

Account Holder Name: Great Hyderabad Adventure Club
Account No.:[masked]
Account Type: Savings
Bank: AXIS BANK Road no:2, Banjarahills Branch
Branch: Road No 12, Banjara Hills
IFSC Code: UTIB[masked]

Please mention meetup id "[masked]_your name" in the transaction comment while making the payment.

Leave a comment on this page with your Transaction reference number, and you will be moved to the "Going" List.

Meeting Place: Tirumalagiri X roads @ 6:45 am

(opposite to the petrol pump just after the X roads)
Things to carry:
* 2 liters of water - mandatory
* Energy bars or snacks - mandatory
* Cap/ hat
Mandatory Declaration -
Please bring a signed copy of this declaration -
http://files.meetup.com/1166925/GHAC%20Disclaimer%202012.pdf
You can also purchase a copy of the Disclaimer at the meeting place for Rs.10/-
Can take only 10 participants - first ones to pay will be the ones to go!
For details contact:
Farida -[masked]