Thanks to Chris Joyce and Brad at FLXKiters.com for shooting and submitting these shots from behind the pier on Seneca. I believe the pros would say Chris is “throwing buckets” on a few of his turns. Visit the Photo page for the whole album of action.
The fifth annual Rochester Windsports, Hook In, and Hang Out (HIHO) is scheduled for April 30 at 2pm. Come join kiters and windsurfers for the afternoon, and rap about early season sessions, gear, and the season ahead. Local vides on the big screen. This years HIHO falls on the 10th anniversary of the launch of the Rochester Windsports website/forum so many years ago. As always Mulconry’s Pub in Fairport. Head to the RWS Forum page to view full details in the HIHO discussion thread. Bring your spouse our significant other. Questions, hit the contact tab and send me an e mail.
Two incredible days of snow free black ice and wind brought the winter die hards out to Cranberry Pond in Greece for anything from DN iceboat sailing to Kitewing, Freeskate, and Ice Kiting. Check out this video, and join us some time!
The guy looks to be a pretty quick study:
Kiteclubny.com is organizing a weekend snow kite festival three hours East of Rochester on Great Scandaga Lake, and based on their past success they are jazzed up to have more than 100 riders and gear demo’s over the course of the rally. How cool would it be to get a Rochester crew together to represent out there!? Check out the event website HERE and then head to the RWS forum page to formalize a plan.
October 22, 2016 was a windy day. Rick went out back to Webster Park and ripped on his 4.8 and 4.2 in cold and blustery conditions……in a wetsuit…….for a couple hours. Here is a small sample of his time on the water. My camera batteries quit……Rick didn’t. Enjoy