The Formula Kite class is a high performance hydrofoiling class using regulated series registered production equipment freely available.
For Regional Games and a possible inclusion in the Olympic Games, one hydrofoil model and one kite model will be selected for a plain level playing field and to avoid an arms race.
The KiteFoil class is a full development class with minimal equipment limitation, allowing brands to test the latest equipment on the market.
The GoldCup tour is the sports premium event series with events all around the world and a strong focus on media production and prize money level.
The Expression Disciplines currently include Freestyle, Big Air, Wave Riding, Strapless Freestyle and Park. Competition is judged on difficulty and execution rather than "first past the post".
The future governance of the world tour / world championships is currently under discussion between World Sailing, IKA, and the Kiteboarding Industry.
Kiteboarding has been included in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games with a boardercross event on IKA TwinTip:Racing equipment, for boys and girls under 18.
Have a look here to learn more about equipment limitations, formats and qualification opportunities.
The IKA continues to campaign for an inclusion of kiteboarding in the 2020 Tokyo Games and several Regional Games on One Design Kitefoiling Equipment.
The Formula Kite class is the only afforadable solution for emerging and developing nations to compete in high performance classes and ticks all boxes of the IOC requirements, especially for youth and media appeal.
Spring will be here soon and then it will be time to Ride With Us once again. To help all female kite surfers get back on the water we’ve put together a 15% Discount deal off a brand new 2013 KB4Girls 130cm twintip board.
The KB4Girls board is designed to exceed the requirements of female riders for lighter, stronger and faster boards. Developed specifically to help the girls show the guys how it should be done it has been designed with the input of 9x Women’s World Champion Kristin Boese and KB4Girls participants from around the world.
Our responsive Pre-Preg construction and Supremo wood core deliver huge pop and the softest landings. The thinly profiled flex tips combine with the shallow concave to allow you drive the tail for maximum control while still smoothing out the heaviest chop. If you are inspired to charge then you need a world class board under your feet. The KB4Girls board is the one every girl wants.
KB4Girls Sizes: 130 x 39cm
Board Package includes Footpads, Straps, Handle, Fins
• The offer will be available from the 01.03.13 to 01.05.13
• The available discount is 15 %
• The Promo code is only for the KB available / KB4Girls Complete 130cm / SKU 2091313000
• Promotion code: KBMB15
• The discount is only available for online, telephone or mail orders, contact Daniel or get online to make your order today.
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