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Author Topic: Flying and smiling ...Half Axels and Solitude  (Read 712 times)
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« on: September 17, 2012, 11:00 AM »

There are three days of flying.  First is at the Beach Friday Night at 6:00pm..Alone with music.  In the back ground is a wedding at the pavilum away from me. 
Then Saturday we flew with Jon at a local event.  Wind Sucked worse thatn the day I was alone. 
Finally Sunday wind picked up. Met a new guy a week ago he showed up with Nice Octopus he said he got it in Japan. Huh  Never saw a small version.  Huh Huh Huh

Alsop got a person to film some nice half axels but wind was over bearing so I added music.. No Popping... I luv that sound. Pop,Pop sssssssshhhhhhhhhhhhhhhm  Pop Pop sssssssssssssssssssshhhhhhhhhhh.. 

I am all packed up and heading to the Beach now... Vertigo out !!!

Enjoy ...

Three Days of flyiing
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« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2012, 07:26 PM »


I can see your flying continue to improve.

When we fly at night in Las Vegas it is a LOT darker.  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2012, 07:44 PM »

Very nice!! what was the kite you were using in the first part of the video?
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« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2012, 08:03 PM »

Looked like a Solus to me.
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« Reply #4 on: September 18, 2012, 04:27 AM »

Hey there...
Some real solid progress, that Widow Maker agrees with you. I think I only knew how to stall and slide after 2 years of flying. Your 1/2 axels are looking really good, I expect a Cascade will be coming soon. The Solus was a champ at the Cascade and Backspin, learn those tricks on the Solus, then they'll be easier to figure out on the WM.
Looking forward to seeing what tricks you pull out of your hat in the third year, and don't get distracted by that 4 line stuff, unless you need something to fly when the wind's too high...
~Rob.
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