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Back into It.

Posted by West Australian, 14 January 2014 - - - - - - · 412 views

 I Hope everyone is having a great start to the new year.I am getting back out there and flying.  Holiday Flying:  Well I actually got a chance to fly twice in my 2 week Christmas Holidays.MGower was out there with me both times, always great company.Both times were super light winds. SparkieRob had his Rev Indoor outdoors on the day...

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you all

Posted by West Australian, 19 December 2013 - - - - - - · 296 views

With it being my Last Kite-able week before the End of year Break, I decided to make extra effort and get out early each day. Summer in Perth is blessed with Early dawn, about 5am this time of the year. I decided to try to get out there around 5am each day.With A Big week ahead of me I started out strong. But Would the Wind play games with me? Monday...

A Sweet Week

Posted by West Australian, 16 December 2013 - - - - - - · 277 views

Monday: The Morning started out with some fine Strong winds. I grabbed out the Vented on 120’ lines.I pushed myself to spend as much of the time as possible inverted. Every time I flipped upright or landed, I went straight back into inverted flight. Hovers and Slides. I think it went well Tue Arvo: I only had a half hour to spare, but I continu...

International Kite Flyer Visits Perth

Posted by West Australian, 10 December 2013 - - - - - - · 317 views

Sorry for the late update, it took more typing than usual, I hope you enjoy my kiting Adventure… Monday: Once again Commitments crowded me in. Tuesday: After the Pain of not flying on Friday and Monday, I had to get out there.I put in the effort to get to the Field nice and early. There was a good Solid Wind that was pushing strongly.I dec...

Back in the Swing of It.

Posted by West Australian, 02 December 2013 - - - - - - · 1,122 views

Monday:The Afternoon provided a chance to get some Rev Air. With a very strong wind and Solid Gusts it was time for the Vented. I grabbed the wrong lines and ended up with the 30’ on field, So I just went with it. I got some great Inverted Hovers in. I also did some work on my Bicycle Turns. Tuesday:I went in for a morning fly, but it was very...

Special Blog Where I Fly

Posted by West Australian, 24 November 2013 - - - - - - · 430 views

Special Blog  Where I Fly Hi all, not soon for another Blog I hope.I Just wanted do a Special Post about where I usually fly.   There Should Be a Satellite Photo Shot Attached with some scribbles on it. The Blue Area is my main Kite Field.It is Huge, and the Wind can come in fairly smoothly most days.Sure It can get Gusty and Lumpy, but anything I can fly in is good...

I'm Back...

Posted by West Australian, 20 November 2013 - - - - - - · 450 views

I'm Back... I am Back…Did you miss me? Well I have been missing Flying lately. I am Very Sorry to say this Blog took a back seat to everything else that was happening to me. I was still flying for a while, But only when I met up with SparkieRob. But now I am Back into Flying again, Made three trips to the park this week so far, and I am glad to s...

A Great Week!

Posted by West Australian, 23 June 2013 - - - - - - · 588 views

A Great Week! Monday  17th June:  I got to the field and found zero wind. I pulled out a Glider and caught about 10min before a steady breeze started up.I quickly put it away and pulled out my SUL on 50’ lines. I managed to get in about 15min on the SUL before the gusts became threatening.Sadly my other Rev’s were at home, but it was a great session an...

Still Flying

Posted by West Australian, 16 June 2013 - - - - - - · 492 views

Still Flying Well, Work, Winter and other "W" words have kept me off the flying fields of late.But I have managed two Great Sessions in the last 2 weeks.Got to be happy with that..... A “Middie Kinda” Day.   About 2 weeks ago I got a Brilliant Lunch time Fly in with SparkieRob. There were Grey/Black storm clouds threatening the whole time.Bu...

Wet Weather Times

Posted by West Australian, 29 May 2013 - * * * * * · 480 views

I need to apologise to all you Blog readers out there, Many boring things have distracted me recently.I have been struggling to get the time to write for this Blog. The Free time I have had recently I have dedicated to flying rather than writing about flying.I hope you all understand. So to catch up on recent highlights…Well the winter wea...

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