Hurricane Gonzola, Part 2 – An EPIC Kiteboarding Session on Oct. 16
Not only were surfers getting anxious about the building swell from Hurricane Gonzola, the kiteboarders were already playing in it. Here’s a quick story from our Kiteboarding Reporter Dimitri Maramenides from EPIC Kites:
After doing my wind forecast for www.OBXsurfinfo.com, I decided to head down to Avon so I can catch some wind and waves before the big storm. So I got to Avon around 8:25 am with my Web Designer since I could not find any photographer to come with me because of the last minute call. Once I arrived to “The Canadian Hole” parking lot south of Avon I met few customers that wanted to demo the SURF kite in the ocean since they are surfers. So we rigged 3 SURF kites and took our surfboard out for a down winder. Only 2 of us made it.
Be informed on what's happening on the Outer Banks and never miss an event. Subscribe today and we'll deliver all the goods directly to your email account. It's easy.
Click here to subscribe:
If you like this, you may also like:
Wednesday turned out to be quite a day of surf. It was firing with NE swell in the head+ high… Read More
One thing is for certain, change is constant on the Outer Banks. Either you’re a weather junkie like us and… Read More