Over the past two seasons Youri Zoon redefined powered kiting. He was rewarded for his hard work with two consecutive PKRA world titles. To maintain a high level for so long is very hard; we asked Youri how he was preparing for the
Oceanbridge Sail Auckland 2013 came to a roaring conclusion, with strong winds again pushing the sailors to their physical limits on Auckland’s Waitemata Harbour.
On the final day of Kiteboard racing, Tauranga’s Torrin Bright extended his lead on the fleet of 20 riders, extending his chain to six race wins in a row. Best women was Justina Sellers (NZL), finishing 12th in the open fleet.
Local board sailing coach Dave Robertson took the early regatta lead on day one, but Torrin proved to be unstoppable in the high winds of the final two days, when kiteboards where one of the few classes able to sail at all. Matt Taggert (GBR) completed the podium.
Liam Whaley came on tour in 2012 and quickly made a name for himself. At only 15 years of age he showed great composure and maturity during his heats, along with some solid moves to upset some top riders. Looks like 2013 is going to
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