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GKA Kite-Surf World Tour returns to Mauritius

Matchu Lopes - Mauritius

Caption: Matchu Lopes’ win at One Eye in 2016 was a pivotal moment in the championship, giving him the vital edge over Airton Cozzolino come the final reckoning. We look forward to more high octane action in Mauritius in September! / Photo: Toby Bromwich

 

GKA KITE-SURF WORLD TOUR 2017: Mauritius Event Confirmation

The infamous break of One Eye in Mauritius will once again offer up a mouthwatering challenge to the world’s best wave kiters competing on the GKA Kite-Surf World Tour 2017 from the 6th – 16th September.

Before the competitors roll up to what is considered to be one of the absolute best waves for kitesurfing on the planet, they must show their all-round wave board skills at the first three events of the year, which line-up as follows:

WORLD CUP TARIFA 2017 (Strapless Freestyle)
28th June – 2nd July

WORLD CUP DAKHLA / MOROCCO 2017 (Wave / Strapless Freestyle)
18th July – 23rd July (Win a trip to Dakhla by clicking HERE!!)

WORLD CUP SOTAVENTO, FUERTEVENTURA 2017 (Strapless Freestyle)
1st August – 05th August

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Complete 2019 GKA Kite World Tour Event Calendar

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

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