Season finale - A digital camera strapped onto my kite = Kite Cam. A first in Sri Lanka. Images like never before...
Saturday, November 28, 2009
Sunday, November 8, 2009
November is a dead wind month. But once in a way you get periods of good wind. Up in Bentota the skies got gloomy and a killer rain cloud was heading our way. Rain clouds mean three things, rain, lighting and ofcourse wind! Kite pumped, lines set, a quick lauch and an amazing session in torrential rain.
Where's the boat they are? Its all wind powered. Kite Surfing - what an amazing sport.
Thursday, November 5, 2009
The change in the monsoons bring about dead wind months in Sri Lanka. Right now we are in the midst of it. Its very frustration sometimes - having to see no wind...
For some of us however, we use this dead month period for other sports. Kayaking, Hiking, Biking, Surfing, Diving and Wake Boarding to name a few. Sri Lanka is certainly paraidise to have all these options. The more fortunate ones however just fly overseas where there is wind - Mauritus, Brazil...