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Chubanga V3 approved as Formula Kite registered series production equipment

by International Kiteboarding Association 10 Jul 10:28 PDT

After a successful factory inspection, Chubanga V3 mast and glider have been approved by the IKA Technical Committee as registered series production equipment for the IKA Formula Kite Class.

The Chubanga V2 hydrofoil system is still subject to approval.

As all other approved registered series production equipment, the Chubanga V3 hydrofoil system will now be evaluated in competition until the end of 2021, when World Sailing will license the 2024 Olympic equipment through a separate agreement with the successful manufacturers.

For more information on Chubanga products, please visit chubangafoil.com

For more information about the IKA Formula Kite class, the Olympic kiteboarding format, equipment and upcoming events, please visit formulakite.org

Find list of registered series production kites here.

Find list of registered series production hydrofoil systems here.

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