KPWT Essaouira

The event starts on the 5th December and will run until the 13th. Prize money for this grand finale is set at 30000 Euros.

The five disciplines being held will be Freestyle, Wave Masters, Course racing, juniors and Kiteloop. It has been an electrifying year on the KPWT, with some world-class kiteboarding, spread out over 4 continents, hosting 8 splendid events and a lifestyle that can only be dreamt about.

The tour has travelled through Germany, France, Portugal, Spain, across the Atlantic to Brazil and Canada and held two events in Morocco. Essaouira, plays host to the final of the year and has invited over 45 professional kiteboarders from 17 countries.

This event promises to encourage a high standard from all riders, as the final podium spots are up for grabs.

Petr Tyushkevich (RUS, FLEXIFOIL), Leander Vyvey (BEL, JN), Jesse Richman (HAW, CABRINHA), Vincent Tiger (FRANCE, F-ONE), Mickael Shitzhofer (AUS, JN), Jan Marcos Riveras (DOM REP, STARKITES) and Mitu Monteiro (CV, F-ONE) are amongst those who will give one last push for their respective titles for the 2009 season.

For the ladies, Kirsty Jones (UK, NORTH), Kari Schibevaag (NOR, OZONE), Gisela Pulido (SPA, AIRUSH) and Kriss Kinn (US, BEST) are the ladies who are looking for the final podium spots this year and lets look forward to some exciting heats!

Keep in touch with the event on the web link below and lets look forward to a super final here in The Kingdom of Morocco.


SOURCE: KPWT