John Barresi

UK Quad Clinic (Aug 31-Sep 1, 2017)

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Alright folks, 18 signed up and just 2 more spots left open for a kickin' workshop with whole lot of good folks and a couple of punks. ;)

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Dog stake😊, clockwork, dog stake, flic-flac getting there slowly maybe some 3d stuff on shorter lines? Anything and everything fine tuning moves only 10 things, did i mention dog-stake.

Gonna be a good year, on my way to Dunstable tomorrow meet up with some people. Usually flying solo so it will good😊

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Can do mate, all that. :)

And of course, we'll be rolling straight into a full weekend of play on everything we study during the clinic.

FYI, 19 now signed up - just ONE spot left!

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Hello to all my fellow clinic victims I was wondering has anybody started looking at accommodation?
Hopefully get some replys, it would be nice to hang and chill with some like minded people

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Hi,

I have booked to stay in my campervan at my usual campsite in Blackpool, just a couple of miles away from where we will be flying.   I hope to cycle to and from the clinic each day (though I have yet to try carrying my kite bag while cycling) 

 

Caroline is staying at another campsite in Blackpool.  Not sure about anyone else.   It would definitely be good to meet up with other kite fliers for a bit of chill time.

Sarah 

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Update from @Josh.Mitcheson:

So guys, I've been meaning to post this for a while now. Another great opportunity for you guys. We have a basketball court booked from 6:30pm - 9:30pm on Thursday 31st of August for all you guys keen to have a go at indoor flying! The location is only five minutes drive from the beach and big enough for all of us to enjoy. Myself and John Barresi will be on hand to give advice and tutorials on your indoor flying. I will post more information very soon. There will be a small fee of £5 each to cover the cost of the court. Your also welcome to fly any indoor kites you have. There may also be a music system for some indoor demos if anyone would like to take to the stage! 

See you guys all very soon!!!!

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Us from Denmark have accommodation in, I think it is Howarth house. :D

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20 hours ago, John Barresi said:

Update from @Josh.Mitcheson:

So guys, I've been meaning to post this for a while now. Another great opportunity for you guys. We have a basketball court booked from 6:30pm - 9:30pm on Thursday 31st of August for all you guys keen to have a go at indoor flying! The location is only five minutes drive from the beach and big enough for all of us to enjoy. Myself and John Barresi will be on hand to give advice and tutorials on your indoor flying. I will post more information very soon. There will be a small fee of £5 each to cover the cost of the court. Your also welcome to fly any indoor kites you have. There may also be a music system for some indoor demos if anyone would like to take to the stage! 

See you guys all very soon!!!!

 

I'd love to try indoor flying. Never done it before. But I haven't got an indoor rev.

@John Barresi: is it possible to rent one of yours? Would really like to give it a try

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Hi, great to see you've got 19 signed up. Does that mean there is a place left or are you running a reserve list at all? Booking site says there are no places left:( .

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Hi Dave, sorry to say that 20th spot is already gone I just failed to update that info here.

Physically pains me to say it too, I fully empathize with the plight of any passionate flier. :)

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Thanks John, serves me right for not finding Kitelife months/years ago. Hopefully I'll get chance to see you flying sometime over the festival.B)

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Absolutely, would still love to let you pick my brain during the festival, albeit a bit more casually... Don't be shy in any case. ;)

In the meantime, can't go wrong with the video tutorials!

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I am definitely up for the indoor kite session, and I saw Caroline today and she is looking forward to joining the evening session too. Will it be OK for her to bring her wala to the indoor session?

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Most definitely, our only goal is to share the space and be sure folks have a great chance to learn new stuff. :D

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