Kite Foil at Poetto Beach
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From yesterday 11 May 2016, wind has change direction: after 5 days of Scirocco (South East, On-shore wind in Cagliari), now it is blowing wind from West. Winds from West, North and North-West are offshore winds in Cagliari. So
riders, be careful and train on the water always with somebody else!
The of the Europeans will open on Village 16th May 2016 (as stated in the Notice of Race).
meeting point for training is at the Sixth Bus Stop of Poetto Beach, at the Chiosco Bar . (coordinates of Il Nilo Chiosco Bar: 39.209026, 9.168751). At Il Nilo Chiosco Bar you can have also discounts for sandwiches, meals, beers, cocktails, ice cream, etc.! Il Nilo
Have a good day and a good training by enjoying Cagliari and Poetto Beach!
2016 Racing Europeans Cagliari
Registration is open now for the
2016 Formula Kite and Kite Foil European Championships.
The event will be held from
16 to 22 May 2016 in , Cagliari . Sardinia
Cagliari has already hosted the
with a record entry (more than 200 riders!), and the 2012 Kiteoard Race Worlds , and always provided excellent conditions. 2014 Youth and Masters Formula Kite Worlds
Kite Foil in Cagliari Sardinia
For the first time, the
will be held on Formula Kite European Champioships , after the change of the Formula Kite class rules. foiling kiteboards
Format of 2016 Formula Kite and Kite Foil European Championships
2016 Formula Kite and Kite Foil European Championships Format is
Equipment may comply with the old “70cm” class rules and the new “registered foils” class rules, see IKA and World Sailing Websites. All equipment races and is scored together.
Separate Rankings will be produced for Youth/Junior and Masters/Grandmasters depending on entry numbers.
2016 European Championships in Cagliari are open for Formula Kite equipment (including registered hydrofoils) and KiteFoil class equipment (unregistered foils, prototypes).
The event starts with registration on 16 May 2016, racing commences from 17 May to 22 May 2016.
Both classes will be run together but scored separately. There will be a European Champion in the Formula Kite class, and a European Champion in the KiteFoil class.
Due to the late publishment of the new class rules and the delay caused for registering hydrofoils for the class, this now allows ALL competitors to participate in the 2016 Kiteracing Championships.
The upcoming Formula Kite World Championship in China however will be open only for Formula Kite equipment (including registered hydrofoils).
updated Notice of Race and registration form can be found . here
All boards will race together and class separate rankings will be calculated from the finishing positions.
Event Start Date 16. May 2016
Event End Date 22. May 2016
Max Participation Quota Unlimited
Registration and Early Bird Deadline 09. May 2016
Full Entry Fee 190.00 EUR
Early Bird Entry Fee 150.00 EUR
Prizemoney 15000 EUR
Event Status confirmed
Notice of Race
Poetto Beach, Cagliari, Sardinia
Opening Series (Qualifiying Series)
Opening Series (Qualifying Series)
Spare Day (Qualifying or Final Series)
Opening Series (Final Series)
Opening Series (Final Series)