TheKiteMag - English (Preview version) TheKiteMag #29 - English (Preview) - Page 82

oing into it, the forecast actually looked pretty amazing. Solid swell, three days of wind and relatively clear skies. As we found out though, Teahupoo really has a mind of its own when it comes to weather. Even though it was mostly clear skies on the road out there, for two days we sat in the car on the point at Teahupoo battling squalls and waiting for it to clear up. That mountain range is incredibly beautiful but it really catches a lot of rain even when 10 minutes back up the road is sunny. It’s still an amazing place to be, but man it’s frustrating when it’s so close, but not quite doing it! There’s a reason why it’s so beautiful and green out there… TheKiteMag.com