Membership

National Class Associations - List of Members

List of Member National Class Associations

     

Membership Status 2017

Membership Status 2018

 

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 Full Member
ANG fadenkitesurf

Angolan Federation of Nautical Sports

Chairman: Olga Albuquerque

website: www.faden-angola.com

   
ANT abkalogo

Antigua and Barbuda Kiteboarding Association

President: Michael Tyson

General Secretary: Beghia Grice

   Full Member
ARG
AAK

Associacion Argentina de Kite

President: Alberto Anido

website: www.kitesurf.org.ar

 Full Member  
AUS

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Kiteboarding Australia Ltd.

General Manager: Alexandra Lockie

website: http://kiteboardingaus.com.au

  Full Member 
AUT

aka

Austrian Kiteboarding Association

President: Christoph Sieber

website: www.a-k-a.info

   
BEL
BABC ld

Belgian Association for Boardriding Competitors

President: Bruno De Wannemaeker

website: www.babc.be

Full Member  Full Member
BRA
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Associacao Brasileira de Kitesurf

President: Augusto Sampaio

website: www.abk.com.br

 Full Member  
BUL Bulsaf

Bulgarian Sailing Federation

President: Valentin Nikolov

Secretary General: Lyubena Nacheva

website: www.bulsaf.bg

 Full Member Full Member
CAN

CKA

Canadian Kiteboarding Association

Chairman:Josh Barker

   
CAY Cayman Islands

Cayman Islands Sailing Club

President: Andrew Moon

Website: www.sailing.ky

   Full Member
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 Full Member
DEN

Kiteboarding Denmark

President: Rasmus Salomon

Website: www.kbdk.dk

Full Member  Full Member
EGY

Egypt

Egyptian Sailing & Waterski Federation

President: Medhat Khalil

Website:  www.eswf.info

 Full Member  
EST Estonia

Estonian Kitesurfing Association

Secretary:Kerli Otti

website: www.lohesurf.ee

 Full Member Full Member
ESP
 

Real Federacion Espanola de Vela

President: Julia Casanueva

Class Secretary: Alberto Prieto

website:www.rfev.es

 Full Member  
FIN

Finnish Boardsailing Association

Chairman: Sanna Päivärinta

Website: www.purjelautaliitto.fi

 

 Full Member Full Member
FRA FFV logo

Federation Francaise de Voile

President: Jean-Pierre Champion

Representative: Nicolas Huguet

Website: www.ffvoile.fr

Full Member Full Member
GBR
bksa

British Kite Surfing Association

Operations Manager: Andy Gratwick

website: http://www.britishkitesports.org/

Full Member  
GER German Kitesurf Association

German Kitesurf Association e.V.

President: Pascal Matzke

website: www.gka-online.de

Full Member  
GRE  

Hellenic Kiteboarding Association

President: Spyridon Krotsis

web: www.hellenickiteboarding.org

 

   Full Member
GUA  GUA

Asociacion de Kiteboarding de Guatemala

President: Fernando Gabriel

   
HKG
HKKF

Hongkong Kiteboarding Federation

Chairman: Edward Wong

website: www.hkkf.org

 Full Member  
HUN

Hungarian Surf and Kitesurf Federation

Chairman: Peter Tancsa

Website: www.kitesurf.hu

Full Member 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

   
 ITA cki33

Classe Kiteboarding Italia

President: Mirco Babini

website: www.classekiteboardingitalia.it

Full Member Full Member
ISR Israel Kite Association

Israeli Kiteboarding Association

Chairman: Gil Hurvitz

Website: www.ISKA.org.il

 

 Full Member  
JPN

Kiteboarding Federation Japan

Secretary: Maro Iriki

Website:

 Full Member  Full Member
LAT

Latvian Kitesurfing Association

President: Larss Abolins

   
LTU

Lithuania Extreme Sports Federation

President: Eduardas Silva

General Secretary: Robertas Gradauskas

website: www.lesf.lt

   
MAD madagascar

MADAGASCAR YACTHING, ROWING, CANOEING & SURFING SQUADRON FEDERATION

President: ANDRIANIRINA Brice Jacobson

Secretary: MOUHIDINE Mohamad

   
MEX AMK

Asociacion Mexicana de Kitesurf

President: Carlos Rosas

website:  www.amk.mx

 Full Member  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

   Full Member
MON

Yacht Club de Monaco

President: Bernard d'Alessandri

Website: www.yacht-club-monaco.mc

   
MYA myanmar

Myanmar Yachting Federation

General Manager: Phone Kyaw Moe Myint

Full Member Full Member
NED
NVWK
Nederlandse Vereniging voor Wedstrijdkitesurfers

President: Fokke Huisman

Website: www.wedstrijdkitesurfen.nl

 Full Member Full Member
NOR

Norges Kiteforbund

Secretary: Tom Sigsgaard

Website: www.norgeskiteforbund.no

   
NZL

New Zealand Kite Racing Association

President: Michael Pepper

Website: https://www.facebook.com/NZKiteRacing/

Full Member  Full Member
PHI

philkiteassociation 

Philippine Kiteboarding Association

President: Jay Ortiz

website: https://www.facebook.com/pkatours

 

 Full Member  Full Member
POL

PSKite

Polskie Stowarzyszenie Kiteboardingu

Chairman: Adam Szymański

website: www.pzkite.pl

 Full Member Full Member
PUR puertorico

Federacion de Kitesurfing de Puerto Rico

President: Frank Figarella

Website:
Full Member  Full Member
QAT  

Qatar Rowing and Sailing Federation

President: Mr. Abdulla Yosef Al Sulaiti

Website: www.qatarsailing.org

 

   
RUS

KAR

Kiting Association Russia

Representative: Ilya Vinokurov

 

 Full Member  
RSA

saka

South African Kiteboarding Association

Chairman: Arthur Rosslee

website: www.saka.co.za

   Full Member
SLO
 kiteklubslovenia

Kite Klub Koper Kiteboarding Slovenia

President: Rajko Vodisek

website:

 Full Member  
SUI Swiss Kitesailing Association

Swiss Kitesailing Association

Chairman: Daniel Sigrist

Website: www.kitesailingworld.ch

   
SWE  swedishkite

Svenska Kiteförbundet

Chairman: Mathias Bergmark

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

Full Member Full Member
THA  

Kitesurfing Thailand Association

Secretary: Patis Waiwong

Full Member  
TPE

 

Taiwan Kiteboarding Association

President: James Ho

   
TUN

Tunisian Sailing Federation

President: Hedi Gharbi

Website: www.ftv.org.tn

  Full Member
TUR
TYF

Turkish Sailing Federation

Chairman: Mehmet Serhat Belli

Kiteboarding Class Rep: Kerem Mutlu

Website: www.tyf.org.tr

 Full Member  Full Member
UAE eka

Emirates Kiteboarding Association

Chairman: Taimeir Abdelrazek

Website: www.emirateskiters.com 

 Full Member Full Member
UKR
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Federation of Kiteboarding and Surfing of Ukraine

CEO: Oleksii Vasyliev

 

 Full Member  Full Member
USA

AKA

American Kiteboarding Association

President: Andrew Koch

website: http://americankiteboarding.org/

Full Member  

 

David Kostruh

   Top Rankings Racing

Formula Kite

 

KiteFoil Open

 

TT:R Open

 

TT:R Youth

 

Speed

male Oliver Bridge  United-Kindom      male Axel Mazella  France      male Martin Dolenc  Croatia      male Benoit Gomez  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 Sam Light  United-Kindom   
female Bruna Kajiya  Brazil       female Bibiana Magaji  Slovakia      female Jalou Langeree  Netherlands      female Annelous Lammerts  Netherlands   

   Top Rankings SnowKite

Racing Ski

 

Racing Snowboard

 

Long Distance Ski

             

Long Distance Snowboard

male Felix Kersten  Germany                   male Reinhold Gehrer  Austria                  male Felix Kersten  Germany      male Reinhold Gehrer  Austria   
female Maria Stellitano  Italy       female Aija Ambrasa  Latvia      female Maria Stellitano  Italy      female Aija Ambrasa  Latvia