- 13 October 2010 | Kiteboarding
Water sports are growing in China and local enthusiasts are watching the first professional competitions in the territory.
China's National Kitesurfing Championships are being held in Qingdao, a major city in eastern Shandong province.
There are 40 sailors competing in a five-day event.
The Chinese kitesurfers will battle for a 1000 metre speed race challenge.