Mini Kite tour KTE Scheveningen Holland Europe

Only a few more days to go for the MINI Kitesurf Tour Europe at Scheveningen. Don’t miss the chance to meet Europe’s best Kiteboarder at the third stop of the KTE.

Mini Kite tour KTE Scheveningen Holland Europe

Mini Kite tour KTE Scheveningen Holland Europe

The truck with 12 tons of event equipment is already on the road to Scheveningen. At Scheveningen you can expect a great program and hopefully a good competition as well. Two events are done and two are more to go. Last weekend Scheveningen was already the location for one stop of the Dutch Nationals. Annelous Lammerts and Jerrie van de Kop won the stop in the Freestyle discipline.

Here you will find the official program for the MINI KTE in Holland

 

Wednesday 25th September

 

15:00 – 17:30 Registration for the Riders

18:00 Welcome Drink at the Riders Lounge

 

Thursday 26th September

 

10:00 – 18:00 Competition Freestyle or Course Racing

17:00 – 18:00 MINI Riders Signature

18:00 – 22:00 Beach Lounge

 

Friday 27th September

 

10:00 – 18:00 Competition Freestyle or Course Racing

13:00 – 18:00 MINI Trainer Kite Area

17:00 – 18:00 MINI Riders Signature

19:30              Beach Lounge with DJ

 

Saturday 28th September

 

10:00 – 18:00 Competition Freestyle or Course Racing

10:00 – 18:00 MINI Holland Street Test Drive

13:00 – 18:00 MINI Trainer Kite Area

17:00 – 18:00 MINI Riders Signature

19:30              Beach Party with DJ/Live Music

 

Sunday 29th September

 

10:00 – 15:00 Competition Freestyle or Course Racing

10:00 – 17:00 MINI Holland Street Test Drive

11:00 – 16:00 MINI Trainer Kite Area

15:00 – 16:00 MINI Riders Signature

16:00              Price Giving Ceremony

 

KTE Holland – Scheveningen – September 26th-29th

Event History
The Kitesurf Tour Europe will visit Scheveningen for the first time.

 

The event will be held at Scheveningen. Scheveningen is one of the eight districts of The Hague, as well as a subdistrict of that city. Scheveningen is a modern seaside resort with a long sandy beach, an esplanade, a pier, and a lighthouse. The beach is popular for water sports such as windsurfing andkiteboarding.

Local Website:   http://thehaguekitesurf.com/

The Spot
Scheveningen offers typical conditions of the northern sea – not too bad tides; waves from chop to “heavy”.  The water temperature can vary between 13° and 20° Celsius. The air temperature will be about 20°C. Please expect side to onshore conditions from SW – W and winds between 3 – 8 Bft.

Event Schedule

They schedule may change!
Wednesday September 25th
15:00 – 17:30 Registration

18:00 Welcome drink and “ceremony” for the riders (mandatory for all riders)

Thursday September 26th
10:00 Skippersmeeting
11:00 First possible start

??:?? Lunch
19:00 Riders Dinner

Friday September 27th
09:00 Skippersmeeting
10:00 First possible start

??:?? Lunch
19:00 Riders Dinner

19:30 Beach Lounge with DJ

Saturday September 28th 
09:00 Skippersmeeting
10:00 First possible start

??:?? Lunch
19:00 Riders Dinner

19:30 Beach Lounge with DJ and Beachparty

Sunday September 29th
09:00 Skippersmeeting
10:00 First possible start

??:?? Lunch
16:00 Price Giving Ceremony (mandatory for all riders)

Travel Info

By Plane
Schipol Airport (Amsterdam) is one of the largest airports in the world:www.schiphol.nl Check low cost carrier to get there.

There is a direct connection by train from the airport Schiphol to ‘The Hague Holland Spoor’. From ’The Hague Holland Spoor’ you need to get on the tram line 1 to the  ‘Keizerstraat’ which also stops at jorplace.

 

By Car

Please find a detailed description via google maps here.

If you have a navigation system please type in following address:

Zeekant 18 or Strandweg 3

Scheveningen Badplaats

The Hague

The Netherlands

Arriving there you will find signs with the direction to the event side and the parking area.

Accommodation / Parking

Jorplace Beach Hostel is a surfer style hostel near the beach and just 10 minutes walking distance from the event area! It’s famous because of it’s laidback atmosphere. We have a bar, guest kitchen, garden with fireplace and a party basement! All the rooms have a sink and you share the toilets and bathrooms at the hallways. See you soon!

We made a special offer for the Riders from the Kitesurftour Europe.
Choose your room: 2-pers bunkroom/ 2-pers double room/ 6-pers dorm
Choose the amount of nights: 4 nights, 5 nights (5% discount) or 6 nights (10% discount)

Including: Healthy, fresh breakfast, tourist tax, sheets & cleaning!
Book now! Click here
Quoting: “Kitesurftour Europe 2013″

 

Parking

Do not want to park your car in the busy area of Scheveningen? Park your car in the harbour! Many parking places are here for free and it is also not as busy compared to the boulevard. Most tourists and day visitors do not know about this area and its (free) parking facilities. Check it out:

 

Free parking
Parking in the harbour of Scheveningen is often still for free! Check out the following places:

·        Dr. Lelykade: +/- 250 free parking spots.

·        Treilerweg: +/- 100 free parking spots.

·        Vissershavenstraat: (nursing home) +/- 20 free parking spots.

·        Korbootstraat: +/- 20 free parking spots.

·        Windroos: +/-  50 free parking spots.

·        Tarbotstraat, Zalmstraat, Schol(vis)straat: +/- 20 free parking spots.

 

Paid parking Scheveningen harbour
Are you not comfortable leaving your car unattended? You can then best park your car in the secured Apcoa parking garage next to the Gamma. The prices of this parking garage are a lot lower then in any other garage in Scheveningen.

 

Apcoa parking garage

Dr. Lelykade 220

Amount of parking places: 93

Opening times:Monday – Sunday 07:00- 00:00

Wind & Weather

Check here for the windforecast

 

 

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