Originally Posted by opc11
Regarding that kite boat.... I think it would really be interesting if they created a one person monohul, almost like a kayak, with pedals to control the rudder. Can you imagine how fast and easy it would be to get air? Similar to kite boarding.
Yes that would be possible. I remember a small French trimaran that was designed to be sailed solo seated and that had that system. But flying a big Kite while driving the boat would be quite a feat, a very well coordinated effort and certainly a very sportive one. Not for everybody