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Riccardo Leccese and Ariane Imbert Sail to Victory in Melbourne
The inclusion in the ISAF Sailing World Cup was a great step forward for kiteboarding. And with little luck, we will see this incredible water sport included in the Olympics schedule in the near future. The 2014 ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne, in...
Leccese and Kalinina Claim the 2014 African Kite Racing Championships Titles
Soma Bay hosted the African Kite Racing Championships over the last days and was turned into the scene of some intense kiteboarding action. Some of the most experienced riders in the world descended upon this beautiful location to test their skills a...
Beetle Kitesurf World Cup 2012 Day 4
The PKRA riders let out a sigh of relief on day 4 of the Beetle Kitesurf World Cup because on this day the winds were no longer blowing at 40+ knots. The wind on day 4 blew, on average, at a speed of 15 knots. As you may remember, a total of 13 heat...
Beetle Kitesurf World Cup 2012 Day 2
The good news is that on day 2 of the Beetle Kitesurf World Cup, a total of 3 races were completed by the PKRA riders. The bad news is that due to light winds and stormy weather, the freestyle trial heats had to be canceled. Focusing on the bright si...
Burn Kiteboard World Tour 2012 Day 2
Day 1 ended with the organizers saying that the wind on the following day would be lighter and if that is the case, more races would be run (I remind you that 3 races were completed on the first day of the Burn Kiteboard World Tour event). True to t...
Copa Mundial de Kitesurf Adicora 2012 awards ceremony
Day 5 was the final day of the Copa Mundial de Kitesurf Adicora, PKRA freestyle and racing event that took place in Venezuela and had a prize purse of $47,000. Day 5 was a day dedicated to racing – the riders took to the water in the afternoon...
Race start, Copa Mundial de Kitesurf Adicora 2012 Day 4
With wind in the morning and in the afternoon, it was possible to complete the freestyle double elimination and run some more races on day 4 of the Copa Mundial de Kitesurf Adicora. The awesome kiteboarding action drew in some large crowds so far, b...
Johno Scholte, Copa Mundial de Kitesurf Adicora 2012 Day 2
There was plenty of action on day 1 of the Copa Mundial de Kitesurf Adicora 2012, PKRA event that takes place in Venezuela. The freestyle trials and two races were completed in the 13 to 21 knot winds that blew on day 1. On day 2 there was more excit...
Christophe Tack, Copa Mundial de Kitesurf Adicora 2012 Day 1
Adicora lived up to its reputation of being a properly good kiteboarding location and served up strong wind on day 1 of the Copa Mundial de Kitesurf Adicora, the 6th event on the 2012 PKRA World Tour. The speed of the onshore wind on day 1 ranged fro...
Copa Mundial de Kitesurf Adicora 2012
On Tuesday, June 12th, the best PKRA freestylers and racers gathered at Adicora to register and take part in the 6th event of the 2012 PKRA World Tour, the Copa Mundial de Kitesurf Adicora. A total of 51 riders registered to take part in the aforemen...