how to inspect and maintain your equipment to prevent problems.
Learn what to do in case of equipment failure. Learn how the
safety system works on your kite & bar and how to activate
them. Practice letting go of the bar and activating your
safety. Also test your quick releases under load to make sure
they work. Lay out your bar/lines and have your harness ready for
Simulating a run away kite for a quick release test.
Water self rescue (land simulation)
Arnaud teaching how to water rescue. Learn how to depower your downed kite, wrap up your lines and work
your way to your kite and use it to pull you back to shore.
Wind/water/kite selection considerations and kiting rules and guidelines
Jim & Dan Corbett:
about the typical weather conditions in So Cal and what to watch out
for. Also learn about wind strength, kite size, wind directions,
and when you should not go out. Will go over the kiting rules and
how to kite in crowded places. Wind/water/kite selection considerations and kiting rules and guidelines.