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Tack and Winkowska win the single in Pingtan, China pkra

Tack and Winkowska win the single in Pin...

Christophe tack and Karolina Winkowska won the Pingtan kiteboarding World Cup 2013 single elimination in a spectacular manner.  Christophe tack picked up where he left off yesterday landing a massive... Continue reading

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Kiteboard world tour PKRA Schedule Update for China and New Caledonia

Kiteboard world tour PKRA Schedule Updat...

The dates for the both PKRA's in China have been modified and unfortunately the Slalom event is canceled for Hainan. The prize money for the Pingtan event has been increased to $80,000. The PKRA stop ... Continue reading

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KTA China final report 2013 Tour Finals

KTA China final report 2013 Tour Finals...

After the whirlwind start to the season that gave us rounds one to three in just six weeks everyone had the chance to kick back for a month, repair and recover before psyching themselves up for the fi... Continue reading

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China kiteboarding PKRA Final Day Hainan Island

China PKRA Final Day Hainan Island...

Waking up to overcast skies and a slight breeze, the competitors here in Hainan Island prepared for the final day of competition, hoping to complete the double elimination heats and possibly even get ... Continue reading

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PKRA China The Doubles Commence on Day 5

China PKRA The Doubles Commence on Day 5...

After a day of no action, every competitor and local kiting fan hoped with a great deal of optimism that this day 5 would bring strong winds and mind-blowing battles. While this wish was granted only ... Continue reading

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China Kiteboard PKRA Lay Day today beach

China Kiteboard PKRA Lay Day today...

The fourth day of the Hainan Island PKRA world tour stop brought an unexpected bout of no wind, which surprised riders who arrived early to the beach, ready to begin the double eliminations. The forec... Continue reading

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China Freestyle Goes Huge on Day 3  Hainan Island

China Freestyle Goes Huge on Day 3 Hain...

Living up to the full anticipation of a huge first day for the freestyle single eliminations, day three provided all the action packed excitement one could hope for and more. With the morning starting... Continue reading

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China kiteboarding PKRA Slalom Shines in Haikou

China kiteboarding PKRA Slalom Shines in...

Starting out with a glassy, windless morning, the conditions soon began to improve on this second day of the Hainan Island PKRA tour stop, as the afternoon neared. While still light, the conditions tu... Continue reading

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china kiteboarding Opening Ceremonies on the South China Sea PKRA

china kiteboarding Opening Ceremonies on...

Continuing in the expectation of great things to come, the Grand Opening Ceremony here in Hainan Island, China, kicked off this special PKRA tour stop with much fanfare and attention. The ceremony inc... Continue reading

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Kiteboarding In China PKRA Descends on Hainan Island

Kiteboarding In China PKRA Descends on H...

Arriving in China for the first time ever, the PKRA enjoyed a great welcome from the local organizers, fans, and community of Haikou, Hainan Island, China.  Registration got underway as usual, with 3... Continue reading

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