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Hooked Raily


Hooked Raily! This trick is similar to a straight forward jump, but with the difference that you rather fly than jump through the air. This trick is not to complicated and suited well for those who just began to master simple jumps and wants to start make some tricks. Just follow this guide:

  1. Come into the trick with speed and power.
  2. Keep your kite at 45 degrees and your hand in the middle of the bar.
  3. Edge hard and pop off the water, try to throw your feet back away from you and up towards the sky.
  4. Keep your head looking forward where you want to land.
  5. Spot your landing, bend your knees and point your board downwind.
  6. Land and ride away.

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Tips! Trim your kite for good line pressure. Adequate line load is key to a good railey.