Great event again! So much snow, bright sun, so many big smiles. Thanks to everyone who made this happen from the sponsors, to every rider, to the friends and family of riders, to the town of Garrison, to Fleet 8 and to the volunteers. At the Award Ceremony I forgot […]
Oh what a weekend! A classical Low rolled through the state last weekend. Two days of strong southwinds on the leading edge of the front followed by two days of W-NW winds as the Low moved up and out of the region. These systems are quite common in the Fall […]
This lake has continued to be a great option for those approaching winds that may not quite make it to the cities. 10 minutes North of Alexandria this lake has nice park in the center of the north side with shallow sandy bottom and grassy rigging. The winds were South […]
What a day! Big big winds blanketed the state today. 8s and 10s were the call on Waconia. So much fun, so many smiles.
I don’t know what it is, but there is something really special about this simple gathering in the middle of summer. Summer is our time of doldrums, time to get chores done, to plan things on weekends…because we just don’t get that many windy weekends in July…typically. Each year though […]
The lack of any kind of discernible snow depth has not deterred the diehards. The surface of Lake Minnetonka was a white, glistening expanse of hard pack and small drifts. Fast, the lightest breeze sent you screaming across the plane. Edges barely holding, as you test the laws of inertia […]
So much fun making this video. What a great couple of days. Still so vivid in the mind. Highly recommend watching full screen or even on a TV. Pulls you right in. Hope you enjoy.