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The island of Sal will play host to the GKA Kite World Tour which kicks-off with at the iconic African surf break of Ponta Preta, a spot which delivered a jaw-dropping barrel-fest of a competition in 2019! The event starts in less than a week, 29 February - 6 March.
The competition will be live-streamed on our Facebook, YouTube and website: gkakiteworldtour.com/live
So make sure you tune in!
🏄‍♂️: @franksay 📸: @ydwer
#GKAKiteWorldTour #GKAKitesurf #GKACaboVerde #governodecaboverde #camaramunicipaldosal #fonekites #manera #Greenstudio #robinsonclubcaboverde #royal_horizons_ponta_sino #cvmóvel #asaapoiadesporto #nauticsporteventos #meliátortuga #pontapreta #kiteworld
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Backside 315 by @nico_delmas 🚀
#GKAKiteWorldTour #gkafreestyle
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The best #gkakitesurf wipeouts at Ponta Preta in 2019🔥 Only one week left till the GKA Kite-Surf World Cup Cape Verde 🇨🇻! 🎥: @mintukass
#GKAKiteWorldTour #gkacaboverde
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@carpentier.charlotte riding monsters at Ponta Preta 🌊Would you dare to kite in these waves? 2 weeks left till the first stop of the 2020 season! 🔥
📸: @ydwer
#GKAKiteWorldTour #GKAkitesurf #gkastrapless #straplesskitesurfing #kiteworld #kiter #kite #kitespot #kiteboarding #kitelife #kitesurfing
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We know you’re thirsty for some freestyle action! ⚡️The first GKA Freestyle World Cup will take place at @mundialduvent in Leucate, France, from the 11th to 16th of April! Who is coming?! 🏄🏽‍♂️: @mikaili_sol #gkakiteworldtour #GKAFreestyle ...

We’re extremely excited to announce the start of the GKA Youth Kite World Tour! 👏
This is a chance for the hottest, up and coming young riders in the world to make their name in kitesurfing! Categories will be be girls / boys U14, U16, U19 and U21.
The first event is the GKA Youth Freestyle World Cup Saint-Peirre la-mer, in France. Some of the largest events in junior kitesurfing have been held at this location over the last decade and 2020 is set to be the biggest year yet, with an expected record number of international athletes participating.
More information and registration 👉🏽 link in our bio!
📸: @ydwer
#GKAYouthKiteWorldTour #gkakiteworldtour
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GKA Freestyle World Cup Morocco 2019

Event Info

Confirmed

Yes

Contest dates

04 – 08th October 2019

Discipline

Freestyle

Country

Morocco

Spot

Dakhla

Stars

5 stars

Prizemoney

€25.000,-

Livestream

Yes

International TV Coverage

Yes

Host/sponsor

Prevailing winds

A northeast wind averages 19 - 25 knots in winter, increasing to 30 knots in the summer months of July and August.

Water conditions

The Freestylers will be battling it out on the immense Dakhla lagoon, hosted by the Dakhla Attitude camp. Dakhla has long served up classic flat water freestyle contests and this year should be no different, especially given how close things are in this year's title race.

Race Notice

Registration Dates

23rd August- 20th September 2019

Registration Form

Registration is closed. For questions please contact the Tour Manager Tom Hartmann at tom@global-kitesports.org