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Pulido and Blomvall win Freestyle in Tarifa, D'Ortoli and Sroka win Racing

KPWT Tarifa Podium WomenWelcome to the last day of competition and the end to another step on the KPWT 2009 tour. All riders, sponsor and organizers had an out of this world celebration last night at Café Del Mar to commemorate this successful event in Tarifa.

 

KPWT Movistar Kite Pro Tarifa started the day with a skippers meeting at 11h00.
Course Racing kicked things off, followed by the double elimination rounds for men and women. The wind had picked up nicely by 13h30 and the riders were gladly using it to their advantage.

Prize giving was held at 19h00 on the stage in front of Tangana, bringing the event to a close. Trophies were handed to the top 3 placed riders within each discipline.

The KPWT team would like to thank the local organizers, Last Lap. They were always smiling and enthusiastic to help with whatever task. And proved their competence in hosting a super event at such a perfect location, Tarifa! We look forward to working with you in the future.

The next stop on the KPWT 2009 will be the Santa Cruz Ocean Spirit Super Grand Slam in Portugal on the 23rd July (Registration day)! Santa Cruz is one of the most popular places in Europe for Wave Riding and boasts perfect conditions for all water-sport enthusiasts.

COURSE RACING WOMEN :

1.     Fabienne D’Ortoli (Naish, FRA)
2.     Nayara Licariao (Xtreme Boards, BR)
3.     Kari Schibevaag (Ozone, NOR)

COURSE RACING MEN :

1.    Bruno Sroka (Cabrinha, FRA)
2.    Sean Farley (North, MEX)
3.    Abel Lago (Rrd, SPA)

FREESTYLE WOMEN :

1.    Gisela Pulido (Airush, SPA)
2.    Ania Grzelinska (North, POL)
3.    Noelia Nunez (Naish, SPA)

FREESTYLE MEN :

1.     Mike Blomvall (Nobile, SWE)
2.     Leander Vyvey (JN, BEL)
3.     Alex Pastor (Naish, SPA)

FREESTYLE JUNIOR :

1. Forest Bakker (Flexifoil, FRA)
2. Ratti Morales  (SPA)
3. Nicolas Franco (Liquid Force, FRA)

   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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