Red Bull Megaloop Challenge: getting high is always good

The 16 kiteboarders that will compete at the Red Bull Megaloop Challenge 2014 have been announced.

The extreme kiteboarding event will gather those who fly high. The Red Bull Megaloop Challenge 2014 will run between 15th May and 15th November, in the best possible wind conditions.

In the last 30 days, riders from all corners of the Netherlands submitted their videos. The organization picked the best flyers.


Johnny Heineken: a perfect victory

Johnny Heineken sealed the deal at the US Kite Foil Nationals 2014, held in front of the St Francis Yacht Club, in California.

After three days of action-packed races, the master of US kiteboarding claimed yet another title for his large museum.

Heineken won all races with tactic games and speed, leaving Joey Pasquali in the runner-up position, and Stefaans Viljoen in third place.


Poetto Beach: Cagliari's kite spot

The 2014 Formula Kite Youth and Master Worlds are running between 12th-18th May, at Poetto Beach, in Cagliari, Italy.

More than 65 athletes from 25 nations will gather in Sardinia's capital to participate and to take their chances for the prestigious crown. The title contenders are many, and the competition level is high so great battles will be underway.

The event in Cagliari can be also an anticipation of getting kiteboarding in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, as the sports keeps growing, and spreading out more stops and tours all over the world.