Kitefoil World Series in China:
(September 5, 2019) – The world’s fastest kite hydrofoil racers have been testing the north-eastern Chinese waters ahead of the second stop of the 2019 KiteFoil World Series. The €60,000 prize, the richest in kiteboarding, has drawn the leading names eager to stake a claim for the “open” kitefoil world championship title that will be decided at the climax of the four-stop tour. Over four days of competition on the clear, flat waters off Shandong’s Joy Sea Beach, 35 athletes from 15 nations will battle on minimally restricted equipment, designed to foster on-going development of the cutting-edge kitefoil discipline.
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VIDEO: Team New Zealand splashes AC75:
A large gathering of team members and their families, politicians, including Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, along with the general public attended the ceremony outside the Emirates Team New Zealand base. Team New Zealand christened their new America’s Cup yacht “Te Aihe”, Maori for dolphin, at the official launch in Auckland….
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