Worlds longest and hardest kite race started on Varanger peninsula Thursday 15 of April.
The race is a team competition with two persons on each team. This year we have 16 teams from 7 nations participating. Each team will kite a distances (air) 180 km from Berlevaag to Vardoe.
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The race will be organized in in three days and the kiters have to supplies for 5 days in the arctic winter.
For sure this is the hardest race in the world - see you in the next race in April 2011.