User login


PKRA - Fuerteventura Kiteboarding Grand Slam 2012

Period: Jul 31 - Aug 4, 2012

The Fuerteventura Kiteboarding Grand Slam is one of the most anticipated and prestigious events on the PKRA world tour. The competition gathers the wold’s best kiteboarding athletes and also a huge audience. Fuerteventura is one of the best kiteboarding and related sports destination in the world and it offers excellent wind and wave conditions, as well as spectacular scenery.

In 2012, the Fuerteventura Kiteboarding Grand Slam will take place at Playa Sotavento and it will be hosted by the Rene Egli Center. The competition takes place between the 31st of July and the 4th of August.

Over the past years, the Fuerteventura Kiteboarding Grand Slam title went to Youry Zoon and Gisela Pulido in 2011, Andy Yates and Bruna Kajiya in 2010 and Aaron Hadlow and Bruna Kajiya in 2009. This year they will most likely be back and compete against the other talented riders for the €42,000 cash prizes.

The event is organized by René Egli and the Local Townhall of Pájara and sanctioned by the PKRA. Registration for the Fuerteventura Kiteboarding PKRA Grand Slam costs €105 until the 19th of July. Late registration and onsite registration requires an additional €25 late fee. To register for the event and find out more info, please visit the Fuerteventura Worldcup website or the PKRA website.