It is interesting to use a GPS for logging some of your kitesurfing sessions, particularly downwinders.
Desirable features for kitesurfing
- A compact GPS is best.
- Wrist mounted provides easiest access
- Download track log for sessions
- If waterproof IPX8 rated (fully sealed, no gaskets) can use without a waterproof case
- Large screen display option makes it easier to read on the water
- Route navigation (only available in high end devices)
Early generation GPS devices