Incident - Kitesurfer In Difficulty
Sunday 12 August Solent CG rang to request observation on a kitesurfer reported to be in difficulty near Exmouth RNLI station. Watchkeepers observed kitesurfer near Orcombe Point under way and reported to Solent CG - observation continued. Solent CG then advised that kite was down and board abandoned with no person visible. Reported to Solent CG that kayaker was in attendance. Solent CG reported that ILB had been launched. Watchkeepers reported to Solent CG that kitesurfer was heading for shore and no longer visible. No further action.