FK
Mar 19, 2015

2015 Formula Kite World Championships Notice of Race and Registration

The Notice of Race has been published for the 2015 Formula Kite World Championships, to be held in Gizzeria, Italy, from July 14 to 19. The worlds best 80 kiteracers are invited…
racestartabudhabi
Dec 03, 2014

Bridge takes ISAF Sailing World Cup Champion Title in Abu Dhabi

Racing at the 2014 ISAF Sailing World Cup Final in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates has wrapped up with praise in abundance for the venue. Abu Dhabi has spoilt the 270 competitors…

Upcoming Events

   All events: Formula Foil TT:R Freestyle Wave Slalom Speed
Breaking News
(2015-04-14)
The programme of Foiling Weektm 2015 Read more...
   |    (2015-04-03)
March has been a pretty massive one on the world scene for kiteboarding, marking a… Read more...
   |    (2015-04-02)
Nico Parlier wins overall title at the kickoff of the KiteFoil Gold Cup tour in… Read more...
   |    (2015-04-02)
After changing the course area to a new launching site, the medal series stage of… Read more...
   |    (2015-04-01)
Another challenging day in Palma concluded the opening series with 7 races completed. Both Florian… Read more...
   |   
Subscribe to Newsletter
Print

KTE News:New World Ranking System

Written by KTE on . Posted in News

The IKA presents the new World Ranking System for 2014.

World Ranking Point Calculation 2014

 

The ISAF grading criteria will apply for Formula Kite events. Details can be found here.

 

KiteFoil events are graded as follows:

Grade 1: prize money of 20000 and more

Grade 2: prize money of 10000 and more

Grade 3: prize money of 5000 and more

Grade 4: less than 5000 prize money

 

For TTR (Twin Tip Racing) events, any international tour event or events held in conjunction with major Formula Kite or KiteFoil Grade 1 and 2 events, will be graded 50 points. All other events (nationals, weekend warriors) will be graded 20 points.

 

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)

 

 

 

World Rankings from 2014 onwards

 

 

The points of each competitors best 6 events within the last 12 months will be added with the limitation that only a maximum of 3 major events (200 pointers and 100 pointers) may be scored for the Formula Kite World Ranking. 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.

More Links:

 

>>Florian Gruber World Champion<<

>>Christmas time<<

Read original article: KTE News:New World Ranking System

Industry Partners

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

Sanctioned Pro Tours

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

Media Partners

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

Recognized Programs

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