Video: Kite-surfer confronts tropical storm Fay and loses badly

Tuesday, 19 August 2008
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Tropical Storm Fay is currently rolling across Florida as you probably know. Emergency officials are telling everybody to stay off the water but that isn't stopping everybody. Kite Surfer Kevin Kearney was critically injured when his kite got caught in a gust of wind and he was carried and slammed into the wall of a building. The video of the accident is below. Yikes.



More info: postchronicle.com
Tropical Storm Fay is currently rolling across Florida as you probably know. Emergency officials are telling everybody to stay off the water but that isn't stopping everybody. Kite Surfer Kevin Kearney was critically injured when his kite got caught in a gust of wind and he was carried and slammed into the wall of a building. The video of the accident is below. Yikes.



More info: postchronicle.com


David Johnston

David Johnston

David Johnston has been introducing people to the sport of sea kayaking for the past 15 years. He is a senior instructor trainer with Paddle Canada and teaches for several paddling schools in Ontario, Canada. Full Bio.

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