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Day Six – Wave Discipline Continue – GKA Mauritius

Published 11th September 2019 by Jim Gaunt

 

GKA Kite World Cup Mauritius
Pedro Matos in action yesterday

Wednesday 11th September
Report: Jim Gaunt
Photos: Ydwer van der Heide / Svetlana Romantsova
Videos: Mintautas Grigas 

The event is hosted at Bel Ombre by: C-Beach Club and Kite Globing

Current discipline: Kite-Surf
Judging Criteria: Pure wave – 20 minute heats / best 2 waves count from 15 possible waves
Wind: 14 – 16 knots, side shore, head high but bigger but cleaner than yesterday!

Men’s single elimination finals have just completed! 

Head to the Kite-Surf live page with heat ladders, scores and more 

Yesterday's heavy action at the Heritage Bel Ombre reef

Image for Multiple World Champions Mika and Airton Claim Victory Once Again!

Multiple World Champions Mika and Airton Claim Victory Once Again!

Today saw another intense day of action with Mika taking the win in the women's twin-tip big air and Airton coming out victorious in the men's strapless big air.

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Image for Principi and Delannoy – Take Big Air World Champions In Men’s Twin-Tip and Women’s Strapless Disipline

Principi and Delannoy – Take Big Air World Champions In Men’s Twin-Tip and Women’s Strapless Disipline

The Qatar Airways GKA Big Air World Championships delivered a truly historic day on friday!

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Highlight Video – Big Air Hydrofoil Competition

Get a blow-by-blow recap from the commentators of the Qatar Airways GKA Big Air World Championships in this video

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Image for Qatar Airways GKA Big Air World Championships – Playing The Waiting Game

Qatar Airways GKA Big Air World Championships – Playing The Waiting Game

Day 7 of the Big Air World Championships. Unfortunately the strong Levante wind did not make an appearence today but we are staying hopeful for this weekend!

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