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Oct 27, 2016

2016 IKA Annual General Meeting

The 2016 AGM of the International Kiteboarding Association will be held on January 14th, 2017, in Brussels.The date in early January has been chosen to give National Class…
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Top KiteFoilers Stage Enthralling Show in High-Octane Racing

The world's fastest kitefoilers put a thrilling display of tight racing as they battled each other and the conditions that spanned the full gamut of possibilities for a…

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Interview with Racing World Champion Adam Koch

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If you’ve been following kiteboarding for a number of years then you have probably heard of Adam Koch. Adam grew up racing small sailboats in Seattle before finding his way to kiteboarding in 1998-1999.

Here is an excerpt of the interview that "The Kiteboarder" just run on our current racing world champion, for the fully story please visit The Kiteboarder

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Boardsports selected for the 2016 Olympic Games

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It was the most packed session we have had this week here in Athens at the ISAF Annual Conference to hear the ISAF Events Committee’s recommendation on the provisional Olympic events and equipment for 2016.

This is how the voting went...

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IKA is taking on the future of KiteRacing

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Delegates from all over the world have been discussed and decided on the future equipment for kiteboard racing last weekend on the IKA class AGM.

From 2011 on, racing will take place in an open division and in a production division, which is strictly box-rule controlled and limited to 1 board and 3 kites that every competitor can register per event.

The dimension of the boards to be registered are:

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