World Record Broken by Houston Local

Phil Midler of XLKITES houston has broken the world record for long distance kiteboarding.  During a grueling 17hr ride over (15hr of which were on one day), he covered more than 230 statute miles and beat the standing distance record by more than 25 nautical miles.  For the whole story pictures and videos check out The Kiteboarder Magazine:

http://www.thekiteboarder.com/wordpress/2010/05/american-phil-midler-breaks-kiteboarding-long-distance-world-record/

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2 Responses to World Record Broken by Houston Local

  1. Jane sherrod says:

    Way to go Phil! Very proud to know you.

  2. Jerry Goodwin says:

    I had the pleasure of working with this man for a little over a year and he’s an amazing person. Phil can do just about anything he sets his mind to.He told me he was gonna do this and he did. Way to go Phil! Rock on!

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