PKRA Cabarete: ideal wind conditions

You couldn’t ask for better conditions here in Cabarete. The classic Cabarete wind began to blow early this morning making a possible 12:00pm start a reality. The riders were out on the water prior to the mandatory riders meeting, which was held on the beach this morning at 11:30am. The second round of the men’s single elimination heats began on time as scheduled.

There was a huge upset in the rankings today as the Hawaiian superstar Jesse Richman (Cabrinha, USA) eliminated Spanish sensation Alex Pastor (Airush, ESP) in the second heat of the day. It was a very close heat with a 2/1 judges decision in favor of Richman whom had better and cleaner execution of tricks, and more technical tricks.

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PKRA Cabarete: 31 degrees action

The wind was shinning, and the temperatures were a scorching 31 degrees Celsius as all the riders waited patiently for the wind to pick up in strength. After waiting for nearly two hours, the wind decided to come out and play here in Cabarete, Dominican Republic.

The men’s trial eliminations were completed rather quickly making it possible for the men’s single eliminations to commence. The first round of men’s freestyle single eliminations got underway at 3:15pm.

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Dayle Holmes: king of kite pimps

After almost two months after starting this "design the board of your dreams" contest, Nobile Kiteboarding finally announces the Winner.

After being inundated with entries, the boys at Nobile had a hell of a hard time deciding the winner, but eventually whittled down the contenders into a shortlist, and then decided on the best design. So, Ladies and Gentleman, here's the moment you've been waiting for: the winner is Dayle Holmes!

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