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AKA Featured Member – Jason Wheeler

AKA Featured Member – Jason Wheeler

1. Tell us a little bit about yourself. Jason Wheeler. Paradise. Otherwise known as Pensacola, Florida. I love flying and teaching all things kites. We even started a club over 4 years ago so we could reach more people and share our passion with the masses. So far...
AKA Featured Member – Mark Ledvina

AKA Featured Member – Mark Ledvina

1. Tell us a little bit about yourself. Mark Ledvina, New Berlin, Wisconsin. I went to a kite festival many years ago just out of curiosity. Needless to say, I was hooked! I really like traditional kites from all over the world. They are unique and beautiful and I...
AKA Featured Member – Gary Maynard

AKA Featured Member – Gary Maynard

1. Tell us a little bit about yourself. My name is Gary Maynard from Metro Detroit, Michigan. For almost 33 years I been a member of the Windjammers Kite Team. While out riding my bike on a small island park in the center of the Detroit River, I ran into two guys who...
AKA Featured Member – Bob Turicik

AKA Featured Member – Bob Turicik

1. Tell us a little bit about yourself. Bob Turicik 2. Why did you join the AKA? Support the kiting industry & meet more liters. 3. What is your favorite kite to fly? Killip 90 4. Where is your favorite place to fly? Nashotah Beach Two Rivers Wi 5. If you could...
AKA Featured Member – Bryan Arens

AKA Featured Member – Bryan Arens

1. Tell us a little bit about yourself. My name is Bryan Arens and I live in Oklahoma City, OK  I have been an avid kite flyer since I was about 13 years old. Started flying stunt kites then power kites, now my interest and passion is single line FlowForms and...