KWC FINAL

FUN FUN FUN

The Downwind Edition.

The Final Day, One race, choose your own course downwind to Club Mykonos. Sounds like fun. Turned a mild downwinder into another epic of endurance.

The super awesome event has come to an end, The 2017 Club Mykonos Kite Windsurf Cup took place around the area of Langebaan. The location provided stunning conditions,  exciting adventures, great friendly and fair races followed by cozy late afternoon hang outs on every single day.

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ALL ABOUT THEM VIBES

The event concept was very flexible, daily action and a great atmosphere whether it was racing in front of the Cape Sport Center, at Saldanha or towards Club Mykonos, Conditions were always at its best.

Final Results

Windsurf Podium
1 Daniel Aeberli | SUI
2 Craig Gertenbach| RSA
3 Julien Maurel | MRI

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Thanks to the organizers, the crew, the volunteers, Surf n Curve, Club-Mykons Langebaan, Elite Charters, Siren Kiteboarding, Marc’s Beach Bar, Pearly’s Restaurant and all others involved in making this edition a better one.

We cant wait for the next edition, stay tuned for a featured article in our next upcoming digital magazine.

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KWC Day 4

DAY 4 The Maelstrom Edition.

Blitzing. Spray, spritzing and sand-blasting. Multiple sail-changes. And one race that sorted the chops from the chop.

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Results Day 4

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This event is supported by:

Surf n Curve

Club-Mykons Langebaan

Elite Charters

Siren Kiteboarding

Marc’s Beach Bar

Pearly’s Restaurant

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KWC Day 3

Smooth Racing in light to medium conditions

Day 3 started really slow with slow increasing winds, enough to get the big gear out for another 4 races. This time all competitors started from the beach, which made things interesting already at the beginning of the races.

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BRAAI AT SIRENS | groovy vibes for the evening program

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Results After 3 Days

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This event is supported by:

Surf n Curve

Club-Mykons Langebaan

Elite Charters

Siren Kiteboarding

Marc’s Beach Bar

Pearly’s Restaurant

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KWC DAY 2

Nuking conditions on day two, at Saldanha.

A new location was appointed by the main event organizer, and the excitement was up to the maximum with winds from 30 up to 40 knots in the afternoon. The racing format today was a giant figure 8 slalom course in rough conditions, everyone was flying fast on their smallest gear. Daniel Aeberli from Switzerland and Julien Maurel from Mauritius remain strong after 4 rounds of full power racing.

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Julien Maurel quotes ” Insane conditions, hats off to those who completed all. Foils dominated again but a closer match today with the windsurfers starting to stay within reach of them”.

Results after 2 Days

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This event is supported by:

Surf n Curve

Club-Mykons Langebaan

Elite Charters

Siren Kiteboarding

Marc’s Beach Bar

Pearly’s Restaurant

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KWC DAY 1

The first Windsurf and Kite event of the season with a successful start in Langebaan South Africa

The Club Mykonos Kite-Wind Cup is a unique event with its main focus set on having fun, racing with friends, mixture of amateur and professionals who get together to play in the beautiful sailing conditions on the windy coast line of the Langebaan area.

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The concept is quite simple with long distance and giant slalom racing formats a total of 40 competitors registered for the 3rd edition of the KWC 2017.img_9362

Registration was held on the 2nd of January at the lawn of Cape Sports Center Langebaan South Africa at 9 am followed by a briefing by Robbie Bense, President of the South Africa Windsurfing Association followed by additional information’s from Assistant Organizer Karo van Tonder.

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Strong winds, 4 races and awesome action on the opening day.

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This event is supported by:

Surf n Curve

Club-Mykons Langebaan

Elite Charters

Siren Kiteboarding

Marc’s Beach Bar

Pearly’s Restaurant

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