“Being in the UK gets you used to gusty wind. This day was not different. My session went from having a few tacks unhooked working on my more powered ticks like 315s, double S pass and double hinterberger mobes to my favourite part of kiting – being stacked and just going as big as possible, throwing big kite loops and getting a bit old school.” says Ben Pink, new FutureKiting team rider.
Bens secret spot
The photo is from Bens secret spot on Isle of Wright – UK, the kind of place where you spend 90% of the time alone. The forecast looked good (34-43 knots) so Ben got in touch with his buddy Jake to get some shots. do my essay Luckily it all turned out good, as the rain started to kick in soon after. They decided to give it a go and after 10 minutes of being underpowered the wind started to fill in fast.
Right now Ben is recovering from an injury trying to regain full mobility until the New Year when he can start physio and strength training again.