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Pinwheel (helicopter)

Definition:

The Pinwheel is a series of smooth, descending belly-down rotations starting near the top of the wind window. Starts with the nose up, then pulled forward in a series of flat rotations. Minimum 3 rotations. No visible inputs. Constant speed. 5 rotations for an EXCELLENT score.

Key Elements:

Flat rotations, 3 minimum. Cirling down, not sideways.

Judges View:

Flat rotations, minimum 3.

Most Common Errors:

Constantly correcting the kite. Drifting sideways.

At last a video! Not a top version, but it looks nice anyway. Hard-to-do trick!

 

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