2013 Kiteboard Tour Asia Tour Dates
The KTA helps develop the sport of kiting throughout Asia and attracts impressive entry numbers to each event. Here's where they'll be spreading the good kiting word this year
|1st KTA Bintan – Indonesia 2013||Feb-19-2013 - Feb-24-2013|
|4th KiteZone KTA Thailand – Pranburi 2013||Mar-12-2013 - Mar-17-2013|
|Ho'okipa Kite Surf Pro 2013||Jun-19-2013 - Jun-23-2013|
1st KTA Bintan – Indonesia 2013
For the first time ever Bintan Island in Indonesia will host the opening leg of the Asian Championship Tour - KTA 2013 in association with Bintan regency and Agro beach Resort. Situated less than an hour away via comfortable catamarans from the modern and culturally vibrant city of Singapore, Bintan Resorts is located on the largest of Indonesia's enchanting Riau islands in the South China Sea. Experience endless beaches, a wide variety of international-class resorts, and a refreshing host of tropical holiday activities. Bintan hosts many International events per year including 2 iron man competitions and the Tour De Bintan so they are well equipped and experienced in handling more than its fair share of international athletes each year.
4th KiteZone KTA Thailand – Pranburi 2013
For the 4th time Asia's finest Kiteboarders will descend upon the lovely fishing village of Pak Nam Pran to compete on the Asian kitesurfing championships. As all who have been to this event before know, Pak nam pran and Kitezone put on a great competition with loads of local Thai style relaxing charm and steady thermal winds, the competition each year is growing from strength to strength. This year once again will see the feeder competition on the days prior to the championships that will be held at Surfspot in hua Hin, wild cards will be awarded to the winners of the national level event prior. The Kitezone KTA Thailand will be an ISAF recognised 50 point event.
4th KTA Philippines – Boracay Island 2013
2013 marks the 4th year and visit for the KTA to Boracay, we are extremely excited once again to be bringing Asia's finest Kitesurfing competitions to the most beautiful island of the Philippines. This years event will follow suit of the previous years boasting freestyle, TT Racing and Race board racing and attracting some of not only the Top Asian riders but some of the top riders in the World, with extensive growth each year of the KTA event in Boracay this is gonna be a whopper event for all!
We are once again being supported this year in a hosting role the fine development Aqua Boracay by Yoo, here is some info on them.
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Aqua Boracay by yoo is set amongst 16,000 square meteres of lush tropical rainforest, positioned on the heart of Bulabog Beach, the most private side of the island.
Aqua Boracay by yoo is the first resort residence designed by the yoo design studio in the Philippines. Based in London, the award winning design, marketing and branding company has been working with international developers on a multitude of residential, hotel, and commercial projects throughout Asia, Australia, Europe, Africa, North and South America, and the Middle East.
Keep up to date with the world tour here on Kiteworldmag.com and at the official KTA World Tour website: www.kiteboardtour.asia