Kevin Fryer, aged 41, of Slaithwaite, said they used `kite
killers' to ensure a kite
dropped to the ground when the user let go.
Benjamin Franklin and His First Kite
, Simon & Schuster, New York, 2002.
live off dead animals although other raptors such as buzzards and goshawKs may be partly to blame.
Now in its ninth year, the free event attracts top kite
flyers from the Far East, Australia and Europe because of the perfect flying conditions on the breezy Dips.
flyer, David Gomberg from Team Gomberg said that the event will offer an insight into the reality of professional kite
flying as well as various other traditional forms of kite
The month of January is known for kite
flying in India and we always make it a point to travel and attend the festivities.
Ali suddenly let his string go, and the kite
took the slack.
Dawn Todd, 10, of St Aidan's Aven s ue, Sunderland, won a kite
design competition with Japanese kite
master Eiji Ohashi at the festival.
One of the more unusual roles played by a kite
was to carry the first line over the Niagara Gorge to begin the building of a suspension bridge near Niagara Falls.
Workshops cost pounds 4 per kite
, places are limited so booking is essential either at the mima reception desk or call 01642 726720.
New: Ultramar Kite
-Refit Coating gives old kites
a second life.
Courtesy of Sde and Jessica Baettig, a lovely Swiss instructor working with Lebanon by Kite
for the summer, we get to experience a body drag, which is exactly what it sounds like -- the power of the kite
is used to pull the rider through the water.