Complete 2019 GKA Kite World Tour Event Calendar

2019 World Cup events for both the Kite-Surf and Freestyle disciplines

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NEWS

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Youri Zoon – 15 years of Freestyle Competition

At the end of the 2018 season, Youri Zoon announced that it would be his last year competing on the full World Tour, after 15 years of competing in Freestyle Kiteboarding.

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Freestyle Junior World Cup – St Pierre La Mer

To understand the origins of the Freestyle Junior World Cup, we must go back to 2002 , to the creation of the first European Cup of this discipline.

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African Kiteboarding Championships: 8-10 March in Dakhla

The Global Kitesports Association is pleased to announce a very special event: the first African Kiteboarding Championships.

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Future of Freestyle Competitions Secured – WKC Joins GKA

WKC joins with GKA - finally all World Championship expression disciplines are united

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Successful Year for Media Outreach on the WKC

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GKA Kite-Surf World Tour 2018 Championship rankings

The final standings after the last event of the year - the KSWT Torquay

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2018 Kite-Surf World Tour Titles decided in Torquay

Jalou Langeree and Airton Cozzolino crowned 2018 KSWT World Champions

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Single eliminations wrap up at KSWT Torquay – Day Four

Jalou and Keahi take the single eliminations

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Disciplines

Kite-surf

Wave & Strapless Freestyle

'Kite-Surf' is a combined wave and strapless freestyle discipline that aims to find the most complete surfboard rider.

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Freestyle

Twintip Big Air & Wakestyle

The “Freestyle” worldcups are the ultimate competitions for twin-tip freestyle riders.

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Parkstyle

Kite Park League

Park style riding is now well established in the kiteboarding scene.

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Race

Kite Slalom, Formula & Foil

The racing tour covers all disciplines which have a starting line and a finishing line.

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When & where

Status

Winners

Kite-surf

Sal, Cape verde

25th February - 3rd March 2019

Upcoming

Winners

To be announced

Kite-surf

Torquay, Australia

12 - 16 December 2018

Finished

Winners

Keahi de Aboitiz

Jalou Langeree

Kite-surf

Preá, Brazil

20 - 24th November 2018

Finished

Winners

Airton Cozzolino

Jalou Langeree

Freestyle

Cumbuco, Brazil

19-25th November 2018

Finished

Winners

Carlos Mario

Mikaili Sol

Tour leaders

Kite-surf

Women

Jalou langeree

The Netherlands

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Men

Airton cozzolino

Cape Verde

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Freestyle

Women

Mikaili sol

Brazil

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Men

Carlos mario

Brazil

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