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IKA Members

ALG

Federation Algerienne de Voile

President: Atbi Mohamed

Kite Executive Member: Belguit Mohammed

website: www.favoile.dz

 

       
AND

Federacio Andorrana de Vela

President: Josep M. Pla

website: www.andorravela.com

Full Member

       
ARG
AAK

Associacion Argentina de Kite

President: Alberto Anido

website: www.kitesurf.org.ar

Full Member

       
AUS

KA

Kiteboarding Australia Ltd.

President: Campbell King

website: www.aksa.com.au

Full Member

       
AUT

aka

Austrian Kiteboarding Association

President: Christoph Sieber

website: www.a-k-a.info

 
       
BEL
VYF

Belgian Association for Boardriding Competitors

President: Bruno De Wannemaeker

website: www.babc.be

Full Member

       
BON bonairekiteass

Bonaire Kitesurf Association

President: Lars van der Laan

 

 
       
BRA
ABK

Associacao Brasileira de Kitesurf

President: Américo Pinheiro

website: www.abk.com.br

Full Member

       
BRN  

Bahrain Kitesurfing Association

President: Mohanna Aldoseri

Full Member

       
BUL Bulsaf

Bulgarian Sailing Federation

President: Valentin Nikolov

Secretary General: Lyubena Nacheva

website: www.bulsaf.bg

Full Member

       
CAN

CKA

Canadian Kiteboarding Association

Chairman:Ben McNabb

Full Member

       
CAY Cayman Islands

Cayman Islands Sailing Club

President: Andrew Moon

Website: www.sailing.ky

 

       
CZE

CKF

Ceska Kitova Federace

Chairman: Vitezslav Adamicek

Website: www.ceskakitovafederace.cz

 
       
COK

Cook Islands

Cook Islands Kitesurfing Association

President: Graeme Whitfield

 

 

 
       
CRO

csf

Croatian Sailing Federation

Class Secretary: Stanko Musa

Website: www.hjs.hr

Full Member

       
DEN

Kiteboarding Denmark

President: Rasmus Salomon

Website: www.kbdk.dk

Full Member

       
DOM

Associacion Dominica de Kite

President: Jose Armando Mieses

Website: www.fedokite.com

 
       
EGY

Egypt

Egyptian Sailing & Waterski Federation

President: Medhat Khalil

Website:  www.eswf.info

 

       
EST Estonia

Estonian Kitesurfing Association

Secretary:Kerli Otti

website: www.lohesurf.ee

Full Member

       
ESP
RFEV

Real Federacion Espanola de Vela

President: Gerardo Pombo

Class Secretary: Raul Arellano

website:www.rfev.es

Full Member

       
FIN

Finnish Boardsailing Association

Chairman: Sanna Päivärinta

Website: www.purjelautaliitto.fi

 

Full Member

       
FRA
AFCK

Association Francais de la Classe Kite

Chairman: Olivier Mouragues

website: www.afck.fr

 

Full Member

       
GBR
bksa

British Kite Surfing Association

President: Richard Gowers

website: www.britishkitesurfingassociation.co.uk

Full Member

       
GER German Kitesurf Association

German Kitesurf Association e.V.

President: Pascal Matzke

website: www.gka-online.de

Full Member

       
GRE
GKRA

Greek Kiteboard Riders Association

President: Lefteris Maniadakis

website: www.gkra.gr

 
       
GUA  GUA

Asociacion de Kiteboarding de Guatemala

President: Fernando Gabriel

 
       
HKG
HKKF

Hongkong Kiteboarding Federation

Chairman: Edward Wong

website: www.hkkf.org

 
       
HUN

Hungarian Surf and Kitesurf Federation

Chairman: Peter Tancsa

Website: www.kitesurf.hu

Full Member

       
IRI IRAN Sailing Logo

IRAN Kiteboarding Association

Chairman: Hamid Shomali

Website: www.irankiteboarding.ir

 

Full Member
       
IRL IKSA

Irish Kite Surfing Association

President: Warren Vance

Website: www.iksa.ie

Full Member

       
 ITA

Classe Kiteboarding Italia

Secretary: Miki Galifi Cerquetti

website: www.classekiteboardingitalia.it

Full Member

       
ISR Israel Kite Association

Israeli Kiteboarding Association

Chairman: Gil Hurvitz

Website: www.ISKA.org.il

 

Full Member

       
JAM  

Jamaica Kiteboarding Association

Chairman: Andrew Davis

 

 
       
JPN

Kiteboarding Federation Japan

Secretary: Maro Iriki

Website:

 
       
KOR  

Korea Windsurfing & Kiteboarding Association

President: Yong Jae Kim

Secretary: Junho Cho

Website: http://www.kwka.or.kr/

 
       
LAT

Latvian Kitesurfing Association

President: Larss Abolins

Full Member

       
LTU

Lithuania Extreme Sports Federation

President: Eduardas Silva

General Secretary: Robertas Gradauskas

website: www.lesf.lt

 

       
MDV
KAMGals

Kiteboarding Association of Moldavia

Chairman: Alexandr Podfigurnii

website: www.gals.md

 

       
MEX AMK

Asociacion Mexicana de Kitesurf

President: Rogelio Basave Camarena

website:  www.AMK.mx

Full Member
       
MNE

Montenegro Sailing Federation

President: Dr Pero Vujović

Class Representative: Arian Hadžibrahimi

Website: www.cgjs.me

 

       
MAR

Federation Royale Marocaine de Voile

President: Ahmed Benouddan

Website: www.frmv.ma

 

       
MON

Yacht Club de Monaco

President: Bernard d'Alessandri

Website: www.yacht-club-monaco.mc

Full Member
       
MYA myanmar

Myanmar Yachting Federation

General Manager: Phone Kyaw Moe Myint

Full Member
       
NED
NVWK
Nederlandse Vereniging voor Wedstrijdkitesurfers

President: Fokke Huisman

Website: www.wedstrijdkitesurfen.nl

Full Member

       
NOR

Norges Kiteforbund

Secretary: Tom Sigsgaard

Website: www.norgeskiteforbund.no

 
       
NZL

New Zealand Kite Racing Association

President: Brad Smith

Full Member

       
PHI

philkiteassociation 

Philippine Kiteboarding Association

President: Jay Ortiz

website: www.facebook.com/philippinekiteboardingtour

Full Member

       
POL

PSKite

Polskie Stowarzyszenie Kiteboardingu

Chairman: Adam Szymański

website: www.pzkite.pl

Full Member

       
PUR

Federacion de Kitesurfers de Puerto Rico

Chairman: Xavier Lay

website: www.fkspr.com

 
       
QAT  

Qatar Rowing and Sailing Federation

President: Khalifa Al-Sewaidi

Website: www.qatarsailing.org

 

Full Member

       
RUS

KAR

Kiting Association Russia

Representative: Yuri Shuvalov

 

Full Member

       
RSA

saka

South African Kiteboarding Association

Chairman: Greg Thijsse

website: www.saka.co.za

Full Member

       
SLO
KZS

Kiteboarding Zveza Slovenije

President: Jernej Privsek

website:

 
       
SUI Swiss Kitesailing Association

Swiss Kitesailing Association

Chairman: Daniel Sigrist

Website: www.kitesailingworld.ch

Full Member

       
SWE  swedishkite

Svenska Kiteförbundet

Chairman: Mathias Bergmark

Website: http://www.svensksegling.se/kiteforbundet

Full Member

       
THA  

Kitesurfing Thailand Association

Secretary: Patis Waiwong

 

       
TPE

 

Taiwan Kiteboarding Association

President: James Ho

 
       
TUN

Tunisian Sailing Federation

President: Hedi Gharbi

Website: www.ftv.org.tn

 

       
TUR
TYF

Turkish Sailing Federation

Chairman: Mehmet Serhat Belli

Kiteboarding Class Rep: Kerem Mutlu

Website: www.tyf.org.tr

 
       
TZA

Tanzania

Kitesurf Federation Tanzania Sansibar

President: Mathias Oriani

Website: www.thekftz.com

 
       
UAE eka

Emirates Kiteboarding Association

Chairman: Taimeir Abdelrazek

Website: www.emirateskiters.com 

Full Member

       
UKR
KFU

Federation of Kiteboarding, Windsurfing
Surfing of Ukraine

President: Gennadiy Dzyubak

website: www.kfu.org.ua

 
       
USA

AKA

American Kiteboarding Association

President: Andrew Koch

website: http://americankiteboarding.org/

Full Member

       
VEN

VEN A KITE, Asociacion Venezolan de Kitesurf

President: Lisette Rojas

Website: www.venakite.com

 

 

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