Conditions were good with a steady wind and some interesting light with the approaching storm looming.
After they headed off I stopped at Black Rock to take some shots of them far out in the bay, then continued on to Hampton where quite a few kiters were out.
I was surprised how quickly the traveled from Black Rock to Hampton - they arrived offshore the same time that I did!
They made it in just before the deluge, then I drove them back to their cars - all beaming with the buzz of their adventure.
You read Stuart's account on the water here: Kiteventure: 2015 10 11 - Downwind action
|Passing Black Rock (Half Moon Bay)
|Coming in to Hampton, Fawkner Beacon in the background
|Pixie Kitedog preparing for landing
|Chateau Styles under threat from flash flood and Brighton 4WDers