October 24, 2021 14:10

0

More than 510 posts!

0

More than 300 videos!

0

More than 1500 photos!

Menu

Tutorial: The Upright Side Slide

A Tutorial by AERIALIS Kites

Here is a brand new quad lined kite tutorial for you. This time we'll dive deep into the upright side slide!

learn more

One of the unique characteristics of a quad lined kite is that you can stop it dead anywhere in the wind window and make it stick there like it was glued to the spot; the hover.

And when your kite sitting in a stable upright hover, it’s a great starting point for one of the other unique features for a QLK; the slide!

Yes, you can fly your kite sideways all across the wind window … and back. This move is called a slide or a side slide, and you can do it in two ways. Either with your leading-edge facing up, an upright side slide, or the leading edge facing down, an inverted side slide.

Both the upright and the inverted slides have quite a few things in common and in this tutorial we’re gonna take a really close look at the upright side slide. And hopefully, I’m able to give you a few tips and hints on how you can learn to master this move too!

All right, lets dive into it!

Tutorial: The Upright Side Slide

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Share and spread the word!

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on whatsapp
Share on email
Share on print
Top!

follow us on social media

Like and subscribe to our So-Me channels!

We use cookies and Google Analytics to provide website functionality, to analyze traffic on this website, personalize content and to enable social media functionality. Our Privacy Policy provides more information and also explains how to update your cookie settings.
View our complete Privacy Policy.

If this is fine with you, please click the "Got it" button to continue!