World Seedings Point System

World Seeding List / World Ranking Point Calculation 2016

For all disciplines except Formula Kite (see World Sailing Ranking System)

Count every competitors best 3 results over the past 12 months for his seeding list / world ranking position.

Weight the results as follows:

Age in month Weight in %
1  100
2  100
3  90
4  80
5  70
6  60
7  50
8  40
9  30
10  20
11  10
12  0

The calculation of points remains unchanged, i.e. in expression disciplines the currently used "star system" (1000 pts for 1st, 920 pts for 2nd, 870 pts for 3rd etc)

Grading for Freestyle, Big Air, Wave and Slalom events from 2016 onwards:

World Level: 1000 points

Continental Level: 400 points

National Level: 100 points

National championship events may be designated by any IKA full member national kiteboarding class association. Continental and World level events will be graded automatically by IKA.


   Top Rankings Racing

Formula Kite

 

KiteFoil Open

 

TT:R Open

 

TT:R Youth

 

Speed

male Nico Parlier  France      male Axel Mazella  France      male Martin Dolenc  Croatia      male Victor Bachichet  France      male Alex Caizergues  France  
female Daniela Moroz  United-States     female A. Desjardins  France     female Jingle Chen  China     female Sofia Tomasoni  Italy     female Hannah Whiteley  United-Kindom  

   Top Rankings Expression

Freestyle

 

Big Air

 

Wave

             

Strapless

 

Park

male Carlos Mario  Brazil                   male Posito Martinez  Dominican-Republic                  male Airton Cozzolino  Italy      male Airton Cozzolino  Italy                  male Sam Light  United-Kindom   
female Bruno Kajiya  Brazil       female Bibiana Magaji  Slovakia      female Moona White  United-States      female N/A       female Annelous Lammerts  Netherlands   

   Top Rankings SnowKite

Racing Ski

 

Racing Snowboard

 

Long Distance Ski

             

Long Distance Snowboard

male Florian Gruber  Germany                   male Ronny Bollhalder  Switzerland                  male Florian Gruber  Germany      male Bernd Spiering  Germany   
female Jana Schader  Germany       female Aija Ambrasa  Latvia      female Nadine Stippler  Germany      female Aija Ambrasa  Latvia   

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