"Today I got my gear, and I was doing a little better. It’s actually a brand new board that I was riding. I’m not even that used to it but I was improving on my angle although it’s not even closed to Charles’ angle and I’m below Sami’s angle as well. Overall, speed over course I think I’m pretty fast on that board so I was able to catch up quite a bit on the downwind run.
With an awesome support from the kiteboarding community around the world, the Professional Kiteboard Riders Association (PKRA) – the globally recognized professional kiteboarding organization is once again here in Portugal to host two major kiteboarding events – the Kite Masters Portimão World Tour 2008 and the second annual Kiteboard Course Racing World Tour.
The beautiful spot of Burc Beach, Istambul, is set to host, for the 7th consecutive year, the Jim Beam Kiteboard World Cup, an event co-organized with our partner Playmakert, and sponsored by Jim Beam.
A South Chatham woman suffered mild hypothermia and had to be rescued by firefighters off Lighthouse Beach Tuesday night, police and fire officials said.
Set against excellent wind conditions and sunny weather, the Telefonica Movistar Kite Pro 2008 in Tarifa, Spain had an exciting grand finale in contrast to yesterday’s long wait for the wind. The morning started with a lot of it with the strong and westerly Poniente wind making its debut into the final games.