20th – 24th February are the dates and Bintan Agro Resort on Bintan island is the host for this brand new and exciting event for the KTA. This will be the first time Indonesia has seen an International competition at this level for kitesurfing and with sponsorship coming in directly from the Bintan government but this will be a 50 point IKA and ISAF approved event with full support coming from the Porlasi (Indonesian sailing federation)
For the first time ever Bintan Island in Indonesia will host the opening leg of the Asian Championship Tour – KTA 2013 in association with Bintan regency and Agro beach Resort. Situated less than an hour away via comfortable catamarans from the modern and culturally vibrant city of Singapore, Bintan Resorts is located on the largest of Indonesia’s enchanting Riau islands in the South China Sea. Experience endless beaches, a wide variety of international-class resorts, and a refreshing host of tropical holiday activities. Bintan hosts many International events per year including 2 iron man competitions and the Tour De Bintan so they are well equipped and experienced in handling more than its fair share of international athletes each year.