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Focus on... Age Categories

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The recently published championship rules 2011 now contain provisions for official age categories. The main categories are:

Youth: under age 18 in the year of the competition

Senior: open to competitors of all ages

Master: over age 35 in the year of the competition


Championship Rules 2011 published

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The 2011 championship rules have just been published. They contain small amendmends following up the experiences from the 2010 season, plus a few important new developments.


Yates and Pulido take the 2010 Freestyle World Titles

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20-year-old Andy Yates (AUS, Slingshot) only started competing on the PKRA tour in 2009. In 2010 he already wins his first Freestyle World Championship title and brings the crown to “Down Under” for the first time in kite boarding history.

16-year-old Gisela Pulido (ESP, Airush) wins the freestyle world championship title for the 3rd time and shows that she has fully recovered from her knee injury that threw her back in 2009.

Read on for an interview with the two new world champions !

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