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NameBasil Cambanis
HomespotSterkfontein Dam, HarrismithVirtual Earth
CountrySouth Africa

Weight84 kg
Weight Class81-90
Height188 cm
Age classMaster (36-50)HomepageFacebookBlogpicasayoutubeTwitter
Member sinceSunday, April 30, 2006
Sessions posted138
  Session information
session_dateWednesday, October 15, 2008
SpotLuderitz, Laguna 2, Namibia
BoardCape Dr Custom Carbon
KiteNaish Helix 9.0
FinHome made Stainless 3
GPS typeNavi GT-31

Average speed44.07 knots ( 45.04 44.69 44.39 43.35 42.87 )
Max. GPS (display)49.32 knots
Max. 2 sec. (software)48.75 knots
100 m run46.87 knots
250 m run44.58 knots
500 m run40.27 knots
Nautical mile14.31 knots
1 hour13.44 knots
Alpha racing19.22 knots
Distance62 km

RemarksI used a big gust to good effect and recorded my best max to date.
The tide had the final say again, so I did speed up until 12h30, and then again after 5pm when the chop from the inlets was no longer a factor.

I'm battling to improve my averages without the barrier in place as the run at low tide has a s-shape which requires you to beat/edge upwind in the beginning and bear away towards the end (if you want flat water).
I had a nice cartwheel wipe out this morning and hurt my ankle trying to take a shortcut over the sand bar at the beginning of the run in a bid to straighten it out.
A good day none the less.

Session reposted due to change over.
Speeds Doppler based as I've done since the beginning.

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