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Is the Paris 2024 10th medal hammering a square peg in a round hole?
Posted on 3 May
IKA event update May 2021
The first international kiteboarding events will commence as planned from July onwards
Posted on 3 May
Next generation of stars named in Futures Squad
Athletes come from the eight confirmed Olympic classes for the Paris 2024 Games
Posted on 22 Apr
The RYA Youth Nationals is back!
The event will welcome as many as 350 young racers from all over the country
Posted on 20 Apr
New Tracing Sticker Program launching Summer 2021
Goal is to maintain beach safety and access for kitesurfers around the world
Posted on 10 Apr
How these two kite-surfing siblings train together
A new series exploring how the GKA athletes train for competition
Posted on 26 Feb
Victorian Youth Champs set for April
Victoria's most talented youth sailors will descend on the Royal Yacht Club of Victoria
Posted on 19 Feb
The new kitesurf and freestyle competition format
A refresher on the three world tours running for 2021
Posted on 12 Feb
West Marine US Open Series Clearwater overall
Final day of racing held on Super Bowl Sunday
Posted on 8 Feb
West Marine US Open Series Clearwater day 3
Sailors set the stage for Sunday
Posted on 7 Feb
West Marine US Open Series Clearwater day 2
Sailors, Kiters rip it up in the Gulf
Posted on 6 Feb
West Marine US Open Series Clearwater day 1
Good start for Lasers, Kites, and Foils in Clearwater
Posted on 5 Feb
2021 Kiteboarding Season schedule
Tentative dates for the season have been published
Posted on 2 Feb
2021 GKA World Tour schedule
We're ready to get the season up and running
Posted on 15 Jan
Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open Europeans overall
The Grand Finale held in a perfect 16-20 knot breeze
Posted on 21 Dec 2020
Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open Europeans day 3
Swings and roundabouts
Posted on 20 Dec 2020
Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open Europeans day 2
Here comes the youth
Posted on 18 Dec 2020
Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open Europeans day 1
Filled with excitement here at the final event of the 2020 kiteboarding calendar
Posted on 18 Dec 2020
Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open Europeans stage set
All signs are pointing to an amazing event
Posted on 16 Dec 2020
Meet Mikaili Sol
Winner of SuperKite Brazil and reigning Freestyle World Champion
Posted on 12 Dec 2020
Meet Maxime Chabloz
All-round athlete who took the win in the men's division at Superkite Brazil
Posted on 6 Dec 2020
GKA Freestyle Super Grand Slam overall
We have our winners of the SuperKite Brasil 2020
Posted on 22 Nov 2020
Great gift ideas for the Kitesurfer in your life
Some great products from Mystic at CoastWaterSports
Posted on 21 Nov 2020
GKA Freestyle Super Grand Slam day 4
Freestyle finals day coming up
Posted on 21 Nov 2020
GKA Freestyle Super Grand Slam day 3
Highlights of men's rounds four and five
Posted on 20 Nov 2020
GKA Freestyle Super Grand Slam day 2
Liam Whaley's riding solid and powerful as expected
Posted on 19 Nov 2020
GKA Freestyle Super Grand Slam day 1
What an epic location we have for the only Freestyle event of the year!
Posted on 18 Nov 2020
Kite foilers scoop UK Sport elite sport award
In recognition of their success over the past two years
Posted on 18 Nov 2020
Superkite Fortaleza - Superfoil Isla do Guajiru
Counting down the days until next events in Brazil
Posted on 4 Nov 2020
Two GKA events confirmed in Brazil
Vibes are riding high
Posted on 20 Oct 2020
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    Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta - Wakatere BC April 11, 2021
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    Camille Delannoy
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    Capucine Delannoy
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    Camille Delannoy
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    Capucine Delannoy
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    Capucine Delannoy
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    Capucine Delannoy
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    2021 competition format explained
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    2021 West Marine US Open Sailing – Clearwater.
    © US Sailing / Ellinor Walters
    Huge congrats to Maxime Chabloz for taking home the top spot at the twintip freestyle competition in Brazil.
    © Svetlana Romantsova
    Julia Damasiewicz (POL), second place female rider, show just how epic it was to race here on Gran Canaria - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Ellie Aldridge (GBR) secured her place as top female rider at the event - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Theo de Ramecourt (FRA) sailed brilliantly all week to win the event overall - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Under 19s' podium (left to right): 2nd-Maximilian Maeder (SIN), 1st-Arthur Lhez (FRA), 3rd-Jakub Jurkowski (POL) - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    The epic battle between Maxime Nocher (FRA)(left) and Theo de Ramecourt (FRA)(right) continued today - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Womens' podium (left to right): 2nd-Julia Damasiewicz (POL), 1st-Ellie Aldridge (GBR), 3rd-Gisela Pulido (ESP) - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Overall podium (left to right): 2nd place-Maxime Nocher (FRA), 1st-Theo de Ramecourt (FRA), 3rd-Guy Bridge (GBR) - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Arthur Lhez (FRA) was the 1st place rider in the Under 19 category, and finished an impressive 7th overall - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Florian Gruber (GER) in his unmistakable orange helmet, flys downwind at speeds around 40 knots - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Guy Bridge (GBR) (left) putting pressure on Theo de Ramecourt (FRA) (right) - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Guy Bridge (GBR) scored his first race win of the event today, before equipment damage hampered him later in the day - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships - Day 3
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Safety is always a priority in the sport - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Live streaming becomes more and more an integral part of the IKA's media strategy - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Arthur Lhez (FRA) is excited that the younger sailors are pushing the older sailors ahead of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Theo de Ramecourt (FRA) (left) following Maxime Nocher (FRA) (right) around the right hand-bottom mark close enough to see the hairs raised on the back of Maxime's neck - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    One of the features of the 'open' KiteFoil class is that men, women, youth and masters compete together regardless of age and gender - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships Day 2
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
    Marcus Edegran (USA, Nr 38 yellow kite) put on some pressure today - 2020 Gran Canaria KiteFoil Open European Championships
    © IKA Media / Alex Schwarz
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