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Author Topic: Ocean Shores Kites 2009 "Jack it up" festival with Dodd  (Read 922 times)
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« on: May 03, 2009, 03:16 PM »

I didnt take many pics because i flew almost the whole time we were there..  the winds were up a bit but the Mamba vent was so darned perfect today...  then I broke out the Exile Moonie and put a 100ft tube behind it..  what fun! Cool

I got to meet Dodd for the first time yesterday and back today for a fly with him..  nice guy! 

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« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2009, 06:07 AM »

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« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2009, 06:44 AM »

It was great meeting you! I had an awesome time with everyone, but please dont tell them I am a nice guy, that will ruin all of the hard work that some have done over the years to convince kite fliers otherwise  Wink Smiley

As you guys can see, although it was an Ocean Shores/Skydog party, we didnt care what anyone flew.

This is more about gathering kite fliers together and having fun like it used to be. Andy and I were just so happy with how many fliers did come, and how far many drove long distances to fly with us on that cold windy beach, it is certainly an honor that you came to fly with us! Thanks so much!

I camped for 5 days in a private camping lot near the ocean with Andy, waking up at 6am and chopping wood, starting the fire, washing up in a frisbee, eating meat on a stick, flying all day, coming back to the site, chopping wood, big fires and eating, thats right, meat on a stick! What a great time!

Skydog sportkites got a lot of air time and the host shop and myself were very pleased with how all of the Skydog Sportkites flew in those conditions. We feel the performance and qualtiy was proven to everyone there.
Andy and Tom are now very confident and impressed with Skydog Sport Kites and a couple of models are now their favorites.

Thanks again for coming, we will try to do it again later this year, hope you are up for it! Sorry we couldnt have a Bon fire.....Too windy!

Best wishes,
Dodd


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