anyone in the LA area interested in kitebuggying this weekend?

So, some friends and I have built two racing kitebuggies, a kite-powered hovercraft and sewn a couple kites. We're going out to the mojave desert this saturday to play with em. We'd like to get more people into building their own kites and various kite-powered vehicles, and if you're in the LA area, we'd love for you to come along. If you've never kitesurfed/buggied/etc before, no worries, we'll teach you. It's a lot of fun, and I hope you can make it.

We're going to El Mirage dry lakebed, about an hour and a half east of LA and meeting up there around 2pm saturday. map

Here's one of the buggies we're taking with us

pictures from the last time we went out

the hoverproa, the wierd outrigger sailing hovercraft we're taking

call me at 919.609.8744 or email alexis@idealab.com if you want more info.

Picture of anyone in the LA area interested in kitebuggying this weekend?
Goodhart10 years ago
Looks like it could be a blast. Sadly, I am on the "other" coast. Have someone record some of it if you can.
jessyratfink10 years ago
This is one of those times that I really wish I was in California! I looked at all of the pictures and it looks like you guys have a really good time out there. I need more down time in my life to do things like this!