Entries from July 2019

Monday, 22nd July 2019: First kites
We went to the excellent UFO in Weston and, after Douggy's excellent advice, splashed out on two kites. The first is a two-line stunt kite, the Cross Air 1.5, which Ⓑ found was stable to fly but also responsive enough to develop steering skills for cool tricks. …
Wednesday, 24th July 2019
We went to a spot on the beach near Brean Down today to cool off in the sea and a do a bit of kite-flying. We had a 10 km/h westerly wind without much turbulance, and Ⓒ's kite launched almost automatically and sat in the air as she ran along the edge of the water.
Monday, 29th July 2019
No kiting tonight — tired children and intermittent rain.