Kitesurfer in difficulty No. 58/2013
Station: DUN LAOGHAIRE 09/11/2013 Lifeboat No: D-731 GIN: DUB2365/13
Launch: 13:40 Return: 14:20 H/W: 15:43
Type of casualty: KITEBOARD KITEBOARD
Cause of Service: SAIL FAILURE
Wind: WNW Force: 4 MODERATE BRE Visibility: GOOD Sea: CHOPPY Weather: PART CLOUDY
The ILB was tasked by the Coast Guard to assist a Kite Surfer in trouble between the Bull wall and
the causeway. After a search of the area the casualty was found to be ashore.