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by Sonnyrider
24 Jun 2020, 22:02
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

blast wrote:What 5 mile rule?
Didn't seem to apply to Porthcawl again today, it was rammed!


Holiday and beach in'it 8-)
by Sonnyrider
22 Jun 2020, 18:21
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Foiling in the swell is definitely a challenge :lol:

blast wrote:Coney Beach carpark is open. Surf is pumping too, I was going to go for foil but the swell looked a little off putting!
by Sonnyrider
19 Jun 2020, 21:55
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

blast wrote:I heard Weston is still closed :cry:


yeah, first time there for us since all this and the other shit happened. PITA when you have to swap kite sizes
by Sonnyrider
19 Jun 2020, 20:26
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Barunka wrote:
4ndr3w wrote:Roll on the 6th July, fingers crossed the car parks open after that.

Carparks in England are already open. Just sayin'...



Not all of them
by Sonnyrider
15 Jun 2020, 19:34
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Are you aiming where we had that beer last Sept?

alunj wrote:
Sonnyrider wrote:You off on your ferry?

alunj wrote:5 miles ! ;) BTW I don't care we are gonna do 1500 from friday ...... :)

It got cancelled . We on the tunnel now
by Sonnyrider
15 Jun 2020, 18:51
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

You off on your ferry?

alunj wrote:
marmankites wrote:Aber was nice today :?


5 miles ! ;) BTW I don't care we are gonna do 1500 from friday ...... :)
by Sonnyrider
15 Jun 2020, 17:50
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Have been really keen to get into that, one day Aber was nice today :? https://scontent-lhr8-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/104101988_10157529834016680_3595052601928225926_n.jpg?_nc_cat=107&_nc_sid=730e14&_nc_ohc=w7NP1rDf8L0AX-hZT_0&_nc_ht=scontent-lhr8-1.xx&oh=c7dc0776a4fcfee0fad4d8da57258...
by Sonnyrider
15 Jun 2020, 17:49
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

alunj wrote:Its forecasting a 6pm peak


Current weather is 4 - 8 mph, the peak was around 1pm ish with 10 - 12 mph It's a WNW and I can't remember if it's an under read or an over read on that direction
by Sonnyrider
15 Jun 2020, 13:40
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

What time is that forecast for Alun?

It's currently 10-11mph on the beach WNW = foiling winds
by Sonnyrider
13 Jun 2020, 18:38
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Not cheap is it

alunj wrote:

You beat me to it !
Good vid . Caused me to go and try PredictWind ! The 1km model covers here and seems spot on !
by Sonnyrider
11 Jun 2020, 18:13
Forum: Off The Lip
Topic: DIY Kite Foil
Replies: 33
Views: 1427

DIY Kite Foil

Those are good foils, I have two. One for me and one for 'her'

I have the 1050cm front wing seeing as I'm a fatty lump :lol: and I'm more about cruising around on smaller kites (trying to) playing in waves ;)

A really good price as well
by Sonnyrider
06 Jun 2020, 09:01
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

The beach marshals don't work though. Some of the beaches on the south coast had/have them and when they tried to stop the horde from going onto the beach, the horde just ignored them. The English/British (whatever you want to call them) will just ignore people if they are not of 'authority' and eve...
by Sonnyrider
04 Jun 2020, 19:35
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

The wind direction is predominately on shore at weston, maybe sometime slightly cross on. I find strapless easy, loosing fins means you in too close,, I lost a couple and did a couple of fin boxes in my early days. All a learning curve. I do really enjoy a cross on session on a 7m tho'. They are the...
by Sonnyrider
04 Jun 2020, 11:58
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Everything MArc says.. I would also add, a leash is handy when there's big shore dump you're trying to get through, because having the board wrenched from your feet and dumped back on the beach is an annoyance. This is when you're strapless of course as straps it's less likely you will have the boar...
by Sonnyrider
31 May 2020, 22:08
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 617
Views: 32027

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Jeeeezzzus christ !! :shock: :shock: I wish I lived in Wales or sweaty sock land Be glad you have a gov that doesn't want you to die A big part of me is actually glad Wales hasn't followed England. Once again today the Police were outside our house in Porthcawl pulling cars over to check where they'...

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