Imagine transporting the kite flying experience of youth into a sport that harnesses the wind to power through summer waves or across frozen lakes.
Mike Kratochwill, 43, remembers the moment he was really hooked.
He saw a guy cruising across a snow-covered Minnesota lake. It was like a “near to far” episode of “Sesame Street.” Seemingly in a blink of an eye, the man went from a small figure in the distance to being right in front of Kratochwill.
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