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2017 IKA KiteFoil GoldCup & TT:R Open Korea - Day 5
2017 IKA KiteFoil GoldCup & TT:R Open Korea - Day 5
That top-level kitefoil racing is first and foremost a psychological game almost goes without saying. But in the hothouse atmosphere of the KiteFoil GoldCup series’ opening exchanges the teasing wind—or absence of it—only underscored how those at the pinnacle are masters at maintaining their p...
2017 IKA KiteFoil GoldCup & TT:R Open Korea - Day 4
2017 IKA KiteFoil GoldCup & TT:R Open Korea - Day 4
When five-time Olympian Mike Gebhardt asserts that kiting securing a berth at the 2020 Tokyo Games would change everything in the sport, with an explosion of interest and money, it is not to be taken lightly. The renowned racing coach, who helped foiling prodigy Daniela Moroz to her first Formula K...
2017 IKA KiteFoil GoldCup & TT:R Open Korea - Day 3
2017 IKA KiteFoil GoldCup & TT:R Open Korea - Day 3
As the wind refused to play ball on the third day of the IKA KiteFoil GoldCup in Korea, preventing any racing, talk among the riders inevitably turned to the hope of Olympics inclusion, a dream for most. Kiteboarding is hopeful to earn a place on the Olympic stage at the Tokyo 2020 Games after Worl...
2017 IKA KiteFoil GoldCup & TT:R Open Korea - Day 2
2017 IKA KiteFoil GoldCup & TT:R Open Korea - Day 2
Reigning International Kiteboarding Association (IKA) KiteFoil class champion Maxime Nocher began the defence of his title in Korea in perfect style—notching up two bullets from two races. In light breezes that struggled to reach 8kts, the Monegasque rider put in a solid shift on the first day of...
2017 IKA KiteFoil GoldCup TT:R Open Korea - Registration Day
2017 IKA KiteFoil GoldCup TT:R Open Korea - Registration Day
World’s Fastest KiteFoilers Poised for Action in GoldCup’s first East Asian Outing Five days of racing due to commence Wednesday, 17 May 2017 will mark the first time the IKA GoldCup has graced east Asian waters in what is sure to be a thrilling contest as the foilers do close-quarters battle i...
2017 Sailing World Cup Hyeres - Highlights Movie
2017 Sailing World Cup Hyeres - Highlights Movie
The foiling Formula Kite class saw a big showdown between Nico Parlier and Axel Mazella in the medal series at Sailing World Cup Hyeres. Find out more about foiling kiteracing at www.formulakite.com
2017 Sailing World Cup Hyeres - Formula Kite Medal Race Highlights
2017 Sailing World Cup Hyeres - Formula Kite Medal Race Highlights
The foiling Formula Kite Class was the showstopper at this years Sailing World Cup Hyeres, with the kiteboards being able to perform for the first time.
2017 Freestyle Youth World Championships - Wrap Up
2017 Freestyle Youth World Championships - Wrap Up
Some amazing tricks have been thrown at this years World Championships. Some young talents to be watched for the upcoming Pro Tour ! #IKA #youthfreestyleworlds www.kiteleague.com www.internationalkiteboarding.org
2017 French Boardercross Nationals - Wrap Up
2017 French Boardercross Nationals - Wrap Up
Although not invented here, a lot of development has been done for the discipline in St. Pierre. Enjoy some visuals from the French vesion of the Youth Olympic Games format. The next major event will be held in July in famous Hang Loose Beach, Gizzeria, Italy for the European Championships (Youth ...
2017 TT:R Asian Championships - Day 6
2017 TT:R Asian Championships - Day 6
The 2017 season kicked off with the first event held in the Youth Olympic Games format, and it was a huge success.
2017 TT:R Asian Championships - Day 5
2017 TT:R Asian Championships - Day 5
The 2017 season kicked off with the first event held in the Youth Olympic Games format, and it was a huge success.
2017 TT:R Asian Championships - Day 4
2017 TT:R Asian Championships - Day 4
The 2017 season kicked off with the first event held in the Youth Olympic Games format, and it was a huge success.

   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 Cameron Maramenides  United-States      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  

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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   

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