Why do we start kitesurfing? To get airtime of course! Popping makes a big difference to the quality of your jumps, be sure to watch this one and get practicing!

Top Tips:
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This is for popping whilst hooked in:
1) Keep your kite low, at 45 degrees. Your hand close to the center of the bar. And keep the bar sheeted in
2) Lean back with your whole body, driving off your back leg so the board heads upwind
3) As you feel the kite power reach a peak. Release the edge of the board by bringing your whole body forwards.

This video features Christian Harris filmed in Nabq Bay, Egypt.

This video is part of our top tips series, aiming give you 3 or 4 of the vital elements that you need to concentrate on when learning a new trick, perfect to quickly review before hitting the water. For full in-depth instruction for this trick and many more check our website for more videos and our range of Premium instructional videos available on the Progression Player App or our best selling DVDs.

Follow this link for more: http://go.progression.me/popping-hooked-iks

Sun 7th May, 2017 @ 9:00 am

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