Abu Dhabi

The Kiteboard Pro World Tour (KPWT) has postponed the Al Gharbia - Abu Dhabi event to the 2010 World Tour.

The United Arab Emirates' stage was supposed to kick off the 2009 KPWT World Tour, but the competition's website has already published updated information.

Al Gharbia would host the ultimate international kiteboard World Cup in Abu Dhabi, Mirfa, from March 22 to 29, 2009.

If no changes are made to the full schedule, Italy – Como Lake will kick off the 2009 KPWT, from May 25 to 31.

The Kiteboarding event boasts international sanctioning with valuable competition points and rankings as part of the Kiteboard Pro World Tour (KPWT) World Cup and IKA world Ranking sanctioned by Isaf (International Sailing Federation).

The KPWT news are updated in SurferToday.com

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