Monthly Archives: December 2005

Chinese kites stir up a storm

I found an interesting article today in India’s Buiness Standard news paper. The article discusses the impact and demand for Chinese made kites in India and it’s affect on the traditional kite market. It’s interesting to read how the local makers and retailers feel that the Chinese kites with cartoon characters are superior to the kites made in the traditional… Read more →

KAP Animation – A Good Day

Check out this awesome animation of a Kite Aerial Photogrpahy session called “A Good Day”. This animation was created by fellow KAPer David Hunt. Quote from David’s Website www.kaper.us A year in the making stealing little bits of time here and there. I hope you enjoy this somewhat romanticized view of KAPing complete with soundtrack by David Morihiro through www.soundclick.com.… Read more →

EXTREME WOMEN KITEBOARDERS TO CROSS THE BERMUDA TRIANGLE – The Ring Media

Finally a news item that doesn’t involve a kite surfer getting hurt or worse…. (PRLEAP.COM) Ft Lauderdale, FL, December 2, 2005 – Team Turbo, the only all women’s team of over 100 international kiteboarding athletes and their support crews, has converged on Fort Lauderdale, Florida this week in preparation for the 2005 Bahamas Kite Race Crossing. Conditions look favorable for… Read more →