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Focus on... the Overall Ranking

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For those of you who are interested in becoming the most versatile kiteboarder in the world, read on about how the overall ranking is calculated and which disciplines and events you should attend.

 

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New Kite Speed World Record Ratified

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The World Sailing Speed Record Council announces the ratification of a new World Record:
 
Record: World Kite-board Record
Board:  Fone Prototype 2009. Fone Bandit 3, 8q m kite.
Name:  Alexandre Caizergues. FRA
Dates: 14th November 2009.  
Start time: 16:12:24.10
Finish time: 16:12:43.13
Elapsed time: 19.03 seconds
Distance: 501m
Current: 0.2kts
Wind: SW 35/40 kts gusts
Average speed: 50.98 kts
Venue: Luderitz, Namibia.
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Focus on... World Rankings 2010

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Now, with a clear structure and a clear line up of the major disciplines, how do the individual events score and how do they contribute to the various world rankings ?

Each IKA sanctioned event counts towards two rankings: the individual discipline ranking, and the overall ranking. This article features the calculation of points for the individual discipline rankings.

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