Soma Bay: a Course Racing speedway

The 2014 African Continental Course Racing Championships have kicked off at Soma Bay, in Egypt.

The world's best fastest kiteboarders will participate in epic races for five days. An additional competition for the TwinTip Racing Class will be held between 27th-28th June.

Florian Gruber returns to defend his 2014 campaign. He is the man to beat in the waters of the Red Sea.

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Bruno Sroka: he loves tough challenges

Bruno Sroka has successfully completed the first kite foil crossing of the Bay of Saint-Brieuc, in the northwest of France.

The French kiteboarder sailed for 21.7 miles (35 kilometers) in 52 minutes and 27 seconds. Sroka started his adventure in Pléneuf-Val-André and concluded the challenge at Paimpol.

"There was no compass involved, which means that you sail by your own instinct! It's impossible to see where you'll be arriving, so you have to trust your maritime feeling to reach dry land," explains Sroka.

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Snow kiteboarding: it's harder than you think

Two snow kiteboarders have successfully concluded the circumnavigation of Greenland.

The veteran polar explorers are the first ever to kite around the world's largest island. Michael Charavin and Cornelius Strohm sailed 5067 kilometers (3148 miles), in 58 days.

The whole expedition was 100% powered by snow kiteboarding. It is also longest kite ski journey of all time. "Wings Over Greenland" was a logistic challenge, so that everything went right.

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