A stunt kite is fast! Anybody with any sense keeps well clear. But
occasionally, someone with less sense than most gets a lot of laughs by
You've seen the videos, on shows like 'Funniest Home Videos'. That was a show in Australia some time ago now. But I'm sure there are - or have been - similar shows in other countries!
you just love the sound effects they use. Screaming Junkers dive bomber
sound, building to a crescendo ... before the inevitable impact, and
Now, a collision might not be the only reason you remember
a stunt kite flying session. As the stories below demonstrate, this
corner of the kiting world can generate a whole range of experiences...
What's YOUR Best Stunt Kite Experience?
Memorable, funny or interesting for any old reason. If you have ever had a flight or even seen some flying which ended up as something of a talking point, please share it here!
Stunt Kite Stories Left By Other Visitors
Click below to read incident reports and general stories from other stunt kite pilots or observers...
Are you a keen and experienced sport kite pilot? Think back to all the
things that ever went wrong. Or maybe nothing actually went wrong as
such. Perhaps a passing bird dragged its feet over the lines or
something. It's happened to me, while flying a small single-liner in a
stiff sea breeze! There has to be a story in there somewhere.