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Michael Brashier
Works at US Coast Guard
Attended George Mason University
Lives in Burke, Virginia
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I wish they'd have used autofocus. 

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A good article about kite line length
 
Long or short lines... 
Have you ever wandered how the lines' length influence our kite's behavior ?

#kitesurflines   #kitesurflineslength   #kitesurfennl  
The line length of your kitesurfing gear is a very important factor that determines how a kite will fly and produce power, and knowing how to manipulate the line length can be very useful in order obtain the best performance ...
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Great video! I came across it while researching kitesurfing in CR. I've surfed down there a few times but never kited. It looks like there are great conditions. Did you kite both coasts?
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One thing I don't like is trying to figure out what book I will read next. There are 129864880 of them of every imaginable topic. Each one has hundreds of reviews and summaries online. There are wikipedia articles, Amazon user reviews, still more professional reviews published in periodicals and ...
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Wow! I took this photo back in March but google photos automagically turned me into Ansel Adams. The original was just your average shot from the Grand Canyon south rim trail.
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Go you chicken fat, go!
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Blackwing is back from her winter vacation at the Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum and in need of a tune up. 
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US Coast Guard Differential GPS broadcast sites in Alaska with ferry route.
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DGPS Team, US Coast Guard
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  • US Coast Guard
    Lieutenant, present
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Currently
Burke, Virginia
Previously
Vero Beach, Florida - Marathon, Florida Keys - New London, Connecticut - New York City, New York - Houston, Texas - Honolulu, Hawaii - Kahului, Maui, Hawaii - Santa Rosa, California - Boston, Massachusetts - Burke, Virginia
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I like doing fun, creative, adventurous things. Also reading, travel, motorcycles, photography, oceans, & everything else. High functioning Legoholic.
Introduction
- Born in Vero Beach, Florida..........
- 1970's Connecticut and Florida Keys.....................
- New York City and Houston in the 80's..........
- working and playing in Hawaii in the late 90's and 00's........
- ocean voyages throughout the Pacific................
- information systems............ 
- B.S. from George Mason University.................
- managed information security for USCG's  Maritime Awareness Global Network in Washington DC............
- Managing the Nationwide Differential GPS system from Alexandria, VA and 85 sites around the country.
- Motorcycle, photography, travel, adventure....
- Virginia...........
beautiful wife, CPA Laura....................
- three really great kids..............
-learned how to kiteboard. 
-Transitioning out of the Coast Guard in 2014.
-Relearning web design and development.
-that about sums it up.


Education
  • George Mason University
    Information Technology, 2006 - 2008
    Web Development concentration.
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