Following on the amazing Freestyle-Finals that ran on Taiba lagoon earlier this month, now it’s the turn of the Kite-Surf and Hydrofoil-Freestyle riders to decide their World Champions.
This event in Taiba is a double header, where Kite-Surf and Hydrofoil-Freestyle World Champions will be crowned. Competing this week are 13 male Hydrofoil-Freestylers, 28 male Kite-Surf and 16 female Kite-Surf riders.
The Copa Kitley GKA Freestyle-Kite World Cup Brazil is a one-off, winner takes all event.
The Copa Kitley GKA Kite-Surf World Cup Brazil is round two for the wave & strapless-freestyle riders. Round one ran in Dakhla, Morocco in early October. See the action from that event here.
The Kite-Surf action got underway with three man heats in round one. The first four minutes were dedicated to freestyle tricks before the final eight minutes of each heat were all about wave riding.