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Jun 01, 2015

Kiteboarding takes the next jump forward on the Olympic journey

Young kiteboarders from around the world can now look forward to competing in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Buenos Aires, following a confirmation from the ISAF Executive…
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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…

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Turkey joins the IKA family

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The next national association to join the IKA family is Turkey, bringing the total count up to 20.

The Turkish Sailing Association is governing the sport in Turkey, with an own department dedicated to kiteboarding.

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Judging Guidelines published

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The 2010 judging guidelines for freestyle and wave performance have been published as part of the championship rules. They can be found in ABOUT -> RULES -> CHAMPIONSHIP RULES

The judging guidelines are the result of the ongoing discussions in the IKA judging committee, consisting of representatives from the national kite associations and professional riders representatives.

The judging guidelines will be contiuously refined to adopt to the ongoing development in competition kiteboarding.

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Information for Riders competing in KPWT events

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Riders that take part in any KPWT events, or events under the supervision of the “IKF”, will be refused entry for all future IKA sanctioned events, for a period of one year, starting with the last day of such event.

IKA sanctioned events include all world and continental championships events in Course Racing and Speed, all events of the PKRA World Tour leading to the world titles in Freestyle and Wave, the Kiteboard Tour Asia, the Kiteboard Tour Europe, and any national events and championships counting for the IKA world rankings.

This action is based on Racing Rules of Sailing #76.

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