PKRA finals started

The final event of the PKRA World Tour season is set to kick off today in Surfer’s Paradise on the Gold Coast of Queensland, Australia. A record amount of the top wave and freestyle riders from all around the world have made there way to the last registration of the year, which was held at the Ball Room in the lovely Gold Coast International hotel.

A spectacular opening ceremony was held at the Temple lounge where riders and crew mingled amongst the beautifully fashionable locals, celebrities and VIP guests.

The famous Gold Coast experience is Australia at its best. With an explosion of kiteboarding action packed days and fun filled nights enjoyed by millions of visitors every year, the Gold Coast has something to offer everyone. The Gold Coast is recognized globally as one of the most desirable places in the world to live. With over 70 kilometres of sand, sun and surf at your doorstep, so it’s clear to see why the Gold Coast is Australia’s number one holiday destination and the perfect place to hold the most prestigious and professional Kiteboarding World Tour, the PKRA.

The PKRA Gold Coast Kitesurfing Pro 2010 event is sponsored in part by Nissan, Cabrinha, Red Bull, Gold Coast International Hotel, Fakie and Temple with official partners Queensland Events, Gold Coast City Council, Tourism Queensland, Gold Coast Tourism, Katz Management, Glamorous Life Swimwear, Lovebirds Australia, Mojoz Swimwear with special support by Minotaur Sports Management Party Ltd. MSL – Michael Sing Lawyers, Keystone Events and 12 Below.

   Top Rankings Racing

Formula Kite

 

KiteFoil Open

 

TT:R Open

 

TT:R Youth

 

Speed

male Nico Parlier  France      male Theo Lhostis  France      male Martin Dolenc  Croatia      male Tiger Tyson  Antigua-and-Barbuda      male Alex Caizergues  France  
female Steph Bridge   United-Kindom     female Alexia Fancelli  France     female Jingle Chen  China     female Jingle Chen  China     female Hannah Whiteley  United-Kindom  

   Top Rankings Expression

Freestyle

 

Big Air

 

Wave

             

Strapless

 

Park

male Liam Whaley  Spain                   male Posito Martinez  Dominican-Republic                  male Airton Cozzolino  Italy      male Airton Cozzolino  Italy                  male Ewan Jaspen  Australia   
female Bruno Kajiya  Brazil       female Bibiana Magaji  Slovakia      female Moona White  United-States      female N/A       female Colleen Carrol  United-States   

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