Kiteboarding News | Headlines and Top Stories
- 10 December 2018 | Kiteboarding
Video entries are now closed for the most prolific big air kiteboarding contest in the world.
After much deliberation, the last nine participants have been chosen, and they now secure their place for the ultimate showdown with the hope of taking the title of 2019 Red Bull King of the Air champion.
Kevin Langeree, Liam Whaley and Lewis Crathern, as well as past champions Jesse Richman, Aaron Hadlow, and 2017’s winner Nick Jacobsen have been confirmed for the 2019 event.
- 08 December 2018 | Kiteboarding
Guy Bridge set a new speed record at the 2018 Red Bull Lighthouse to Leighton, in Western Australia.
The 19-year-old athlete concluded the 19-kilometer kiteboarding marathon from Rottnest Island to Leighton Beach, in Fremantle, in 18 minutes and 49 seconds.
On his hydrofoil board, Bridge cut 45 seconds off the race record established in 2016.
- 05 December 2018 | Kiteboarding
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