February 12, 2016 - February 13, 2016
Abu Dhabi Open Kitesurfing 2016
Abu Dhabi Sailing & yacht club Organizing “Abu Dhabi Open Kitesurfing 2016” from 12th – 13th February, 2016 near the breakwater, ABUDHABI Corniche & technical operations are conducted by Emirates Kitesurfing Committee.
Please note that Registration scheduled from 10 Jan - 11 feb 2016. Completed registration forms must be checked in before 10:00 am on February 12th at the Race Office located on the beach. Riders under age of 18 must have written permission of parents or lawful minders to compete in Kite Event. The maximum number of entries for the event shall be 60 persons.
Judging Criteria are based solely on the individual’s performance. Competitors will be judge based on 3 criteria:
Technical Competency considering on (height & power).
Variety (demonstrating the ability to perform on both tacks, rotations in either direction, off-axis, power and high moves)
Overall impression (considering style, quality vs. quantity, innovation and “wow” factor)
Friday 12th February
9:00 – 10:00 Registration for all Competitors
11:00 – 12:00 Competitors meeting
13:00 – 18:00 Race, Freestyle.
Saturday 13th February
11:00 – 12:00 Competitors meeting.
12:00 – 16:00 Race, Freestyle.
17:00 Price giving ceremony
Competitors are requested to keep and launch their kites only from the launching area located on the beach during the competitions.
Keep this area clear of any object other than kiteboard equipment.
Completely clear the shore of this area from any equipment (approximately 5 meters from the sea) that will be considered as a safety area.
Only competitors competing during his/her qualifying heat are requested to kite on the competitions area.
RULES AND PROTEST:
The contest will be governed by
- This Notice of Competition and Kiteboarding Instructions.
- Oral and Written Instructions given by the Head Judge
Check the Notice of Competition
For Registration: Entry Form