Stormboarding's Rachael Miller is the country's first instructor to be certified by PASA (Professional Air Sports Association) as both a snowkiting and kitesurfing instructor. She is a PASA Level 2 snowkite and kitesurfing instructor. Rachael is also certified by US Sailing as a Windsurfing Instructor and Level 1&2 Sailing Instructor Trainer and is licensed by the US Coast Guard as a Captain for boats up to 50 tons.
Stormboarding in the Media and Events:
AAA New England Journal Travel Magazine: AAA featured some incredible photos and a great story about learning the snowkite and the Kitestorm in their Nov/Dec issue.
September 2004's issue of SKIING magazine. Stormboarding features in the East Coast Skier Section.
Feburary Issue of Experience Life Magazine
February 4: Sugarbush Live on RSN TV
Feb. 16: Tune in to OLN's Winter Revolution - see Stormboarding and the VT crew in action at Sand Bar State Park
Feb. Issue of Vermont Sports Today: Athlete Profile of Rachael
Feb 25: Burlington Free Press: story in advance of the Kitestorm
Feb 27: Kitestorm coverage on Burlington's CBS and NBC affiliates: WCAX Channel 3 and WPTZ Channel 5.
Feb 28: Check out a Kitestorm article and some pics by kiter Bryan Agran at iburlington.com
March: on the cover and inside Vermont Sports Today
See our ads in Kiteworld Magazine and Seven Days VT
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Looking for a place to stay in our area. In Burlington check out the Best Western/Windjammer Inn 800-371-1125, they give snowkiters a special rate, have free WiFi, warm cookies after dinner and a hot tub ahhh. When in the Islands have a look at Herons Way B&B right on the Inland Sea - you could snowkite right out of their lawn! For another great option in accommodation and only 10 minutes from the Sand Bar check out the Sampler House B&B, lovely rooms and lovely people.