Upcoming Slalom Events

Slalom PKRA China
33 days ahead Pingtan
Slalom PKRA Hainan
45 days ahead Haikou
Slalom PKRA Argentina
78 days ahead Embalse Cuesta Del Viento
   All events: Formula Foil TT:R Freestyle Wave Slalom Speed
Breaking News
(2014-09-20)
Day four - more wind, more sun and more great riding. Riders were once again… Read more...
   |    (2014-09-19)
Day three competition started earlier than the days previous with the lighter winds making the… Read more...
   |    (2014-09-18)
Day two singled the start of the Freestyle main event and the continuation of the… Read more...
   |    (2014-09-17)
Day one brought the strong prevalent trade winds that Barra Grande is well known for,… Read more...
   |    (2014-09-16)
Registration day for the eighth PKRA freestyle tour stop in co-operation with the ABK (Brazilian… Read more...
   |   
Subscribe to Newsletter
Print

World Ranking Point System

Written by Editor on . Posted in Articles

World Ranking Point Calculation 2013

Course Racing events

The ISAF grading criteria for events will be applied. Details can be found here.

Points towards the world ranking are calculated as follows:

X = F x (N+1-Rank)/N

Explanation:

X = Ranking scored by a competitor at an event


N = number of competitors

F = Basefactor (200, 100, 50 or 20)

Slalom Events

X = F x 100 x (N+1-Rank)/N

Explanation:

X = Ranking scored by a competitor at an event


N = number of competitors

F = Basefactor + pricemoney/100000




Freestyle and Wave Riding Events

X = F x P / 10

Explanation:

X = Ranking scored by a competitor at an event


P = Points for finishing place as outlined below


F = Basefactor + pricemoney/100000

  1     1000
  2     885
  3     790
  4     710
  5     650
  6     610
  7     585
  9     530
13     485
17     440
25     400
33     360
49     320


World Rankings from 2011 onwards


The points which each competitor has scored within the last 12 months will be added separately for each discipline. The actual ranking position will be based on the sum of ranking points. The competitor with most points is the first.

The ranking list is a continuous system. After 12 months the points are deleted.



Number of events counting for the world ranking per discipline


Freestyle: best 7 results in the past 12 months

Course Racing: best 5 results in the past 12 months

Slalom: best 3 results in the past 12 months

Wave Riding: best 3 results in the past 12 months


After the last competition of a year the points collected before 1stof January of the corresponding year will be deleted and only points of the ongoing season will be valuable for the end of the season ranking and to detect tour winners and world champions.

Industry Partners

  • aguera_bw5.png
  • gaastra_bw.png
  • cabinha_bw5.png
  • temavento_bw.png
  • f2_bw.png
  • airush_bw.png
  • rrd_bw.png
  • nplus1.png
  • ozone_bw2.png
  • northkiteboarding_bw2.png
  • asv_bw.png

Sanctioned Pro Tours

  • kta_bw.png
  • pkra_bw.png
  • kte_bw2.png
  • ksplogo_bw.png

Media Partners

  • kiteworldmag_bw.png
  • tkbm-black.png
  • sportsfeatures_bw.png
  • kiteforum.png

Recognized Programs

  • kb4girlslogo150.png
  • race_center_banner_IKA.jpg
  • KTAkiteKidsLogo_IKA.jpg