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Edge (verb)

Edge – verb*: to put pressure on the edge of the board to control the power or speed. Also used to control the direction of travel. To go upwind, a rider must edge hard. Skiers and snowboarders also use this type of edging to turn.

Edge of the Wind Window

Edge of the Wind Window: referring to the plane perpendicular to the direction of the wind. This is area is considered a neutral position as the kite produces little to no lift (pull) when placed along this plane.

Eye of the wind

Eye of the wind: the direction that the wind is blowing from.