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Mexico and Schedule Updates for 2013 PKRA

Two new freestyle events have been added for the 2013 season: one in Pingtan, China and the other in Argentina. Three new slalom events have also been added: Fuerteventura, China and Argentina. The events of Morocco-Essaouira, Australia and South Africa have officially been canceled.
The first slalom event of the year is in Mexico, it is only a couple weeks away and a perfect place to start the season. Riders will have a chance to take home some of the $11,000 in prize money and get a lead in the Slalom World title race. This is the first time that the slalom world championship will be given over a full season and it is a great opportunity for up and coming riders to claim a world title. If you like more information about this event go to PKRA website.

Patrick Blanc at the last event in France
Here are the details for the changes to the 2013 PKRA season.
Fuerteventura Slalom: Adding 3 days for Slalom So it will be:
Registration Slalom Fuerteventura July 26
Slalom Fuerteventura July 27 -30
Registration Freestyle Fuerteventura July 30
Freestyle Fuerteventura, July 31th - August 3rd
China Pingtan (Freestyle- Slalom):
Registration on November 1.
PKRA Hainan November 2nd - 7th.
China Hainan (Freestyle - Slalom): (it changed by one day)
Registration on November 10th
PKRA Hainan November 11th - 16th.
Argentina (Freestyle - Slalom):
Registration: December 2nd
PKRA Argentina: December 3rd - 8th
Morocco, Essaouira: Canceled
Australia: Canceled
South Africa: Canceled
This means that the PKRA will have a total of seven slalom events throughout the world and ten freestyle events. This brings the prize money purse over to 500,000$ for the 2013 season. The battles to become world champion are going to be epic.

Follow the PKRA tour at: www.prokitetour.com

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Added: 2013-04-29

Category: News

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