John Barresi

2016 Motor City Squad Clinic (Sep 24-25)

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Join us for two full days of hard core TEAM quad instruction with Team KiteLife members John Barresi and Brett Marchel at the Munson Soccer Fields near Detroit MI on September 24-25, 2016.

Location - https://goo.gl/maps/iszmxLfeQzT2

NOTE: This event has been reformatted - intermediate fliers or better only, focus will be on team flying and certain skills are required including basic hovers, figure 8 flight and fundamental speed control.

Saturday morning we'll have a rountable about team philosophy and dynamics, this covers a metric ton of stuff that even the "pros" think they know, but don't... Then we'll break up into two teams (led by Brett and John), rotating students between the two groups to work on team maneuvers and basic skill improvements, then we'll do a mega fly to close out the day, wind allowing.

Sunday will be more of the same, turned up few notches.

Ideal choice of equipment for this class is any model of Revolution 1.5 (includes EXP, SLE, B-Series, printed specials, etc) - we'll go through painless equipment set up, good tuning and all aspects of flight - the goal here is to demystify quad flying and set you up to win.

Students will use their own kites, 120' length is REQUIRED for all team exercises. Must be Skybond or spectra lines for team flying.

Testimonials - http://tinyurl.com/jb-testimonials

Registration is $175 per person and includes full access to the clinic on both days (10a-4p), a discounted rate of $150 is available to KiteLife subscribers.

KiteLife subscription info - http://join.kitelife.com

Please note, there are only 8 2 spots available.

Sign up link:

http://kitelife.com/forum/store/product/22-motor-city-quad-clinic-sep-24-25-2016/

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Hope to see you there! ;)

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Hi all - due to minimal response (2 sign ups thus far), this event is being converted from a normal quad clinic into a "squad clinic" which focuses entirely on team flying for the full weekend and is capped at 8 student participants instead of 18... We need at least 5 total sign ups to cover expenses, and please note that all registrants should have at least fundamental skills including basic hovers, figure 8 flight and some speed control. Please note: we will need to cancel if we don't reach the 5 minimum sign ups by August 20th. Thanks for your support, patience and understanding!

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4 signed up, 4 spots left open! ;)

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Which airport are you flying into? I assume you're not driving there.

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Detroit, @Flight Risk picks me up on Wednesday eve. :)

5 spots filled, just three left now!

Glad you decided to jump in @stapp59, we'll take good care of you!

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6 spots filled, just 2 left open!

Lots of solid, relatively experienced team fliers in this group as well as a couple of hot shots, great folks all - going to be a GREAT learning opportunity for all. :)

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Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy!

Good times approach!!!! :)

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