Expanding your flying repertoire

So you are new to sport kite flying and you are wondering what lies ahead. The key to improvement lies in fly time and fly time means becoming comfortable setting up your kite, flying it, and packing up without any misadventures. Don’t worry, we have all been there when the kite is on the ground, you are winding up the lines when suddenly the wind shifts and the kite wants to desperately return to the sky. Here are some skills and understandings that deserve attention in no particular order.

  • The wind window
  • Landings
  • Relaunches 
  • Solo flying setup and pack up
  • Up turns vs. down turns from horizontal flight
  • Build comfort for low altitude flying
  • Pushing Turns

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