Race Recap – World Championships, Hyères (F)

Race Recap – World Championships, Hyères (F)

Maeder and Nolot defending World titles!   Last week, the ultimate test of endurance awaited all riders who gathered in Hyères from around the world to give their best at the Formula Kite World Championship. With 124 competitors from 35 nations, nearly every corner of...
Race Recap – Semaine Olympique Francaise, Hyères (F)

Race Recap – Semaine Olympique Francaise, Hyères (F)

Never were the stakes higher than at this year’s Semaine Olympique Francaise, the World Cup in Hyères, France, on the Côte d’Azur. This year’s regatta, featuring all sailing disciplines, including Formula Kite Men and Women, was commonly known as the...
INDIE – Safe & Secure

INDIE – Safe & Secure

So safe & secure that Frank – our lifeguard – can extend his break. What is kitesurfing about? It’s magic, freedom, fun, action, thrill – the list is endless, and it means something different for all of us. But regardless of what excites us about this sport,...
Race Recap – Princess Sofia Trophy, Mallorca (ES)

Race Recap – Princess Sofia Trophy, Mallorca (ES)

Let’s start into a new week full of emotion – the race is on!   New week, new luck! That’s what many starters of the Princess Sofia Trophy (PST) might have thought, especially after fighting for the European Championship in Mar Menor just eight days...
Race Recap – European Championships, Mar Menor (ES)

Race Recap – European Championships, Mar Menor (ES)

Speed, tactics, and nerves of steel – that’s what the athletes had to demonstrate throughout the six-day racing series at the European Championship on Mar Menor in southwestern Spain. With 137 participants from 39 countries, this was not only one of the most...