O`Neill Kite Cup 2008
Kitesurfing Open Cup of Russia
May 26 - 30, Egypt, Hurghada
O`NEILL KITE CUP 2008: the choice of the strongest!
Egypt is one of just few places, which are easily reached, where it is summer all year round, where the wind is quite common. It is the land of anscient memeorials, endless desert wth miraculous sunsets, and THE SEA.
Hurghada is the Mecca for the russian windsurfers and kiters. Here is their all-year residence and the competitions' site. Here masters master their art and starters start their way. Here everyone can find conditions to their liking: from the mirror-even surface to the rolling waves. Here for the third time spectaculous show and tornado of emotions rush onto the heads locals and the tourists, which is with the name O`Neill Kite Cup, Russian Kitesurfing Open Cup.
May 26 through 30 on the Red Sea on the Colona water sports beach in Magawish Hotel prestigious international competitions are to be held - Russian Open Cup - O`Neill Kite Cup 2008.
Russian Federation of Windsurfing and Kitesurfing in association with the O'Neill clothing, TEZ Tour company and Ocean Rodeo kites is holding the event in the original traditions of the authentic surfing beach culture.
Famous Russian riders to have started their career in the Russian Open Cup are planning to participate: Petr Tiushkevich, who has rated the third in the French lap of PKRA in 2008, Evgeny Novosheev and Sergey Belmesov, who have started competing in PKRA this year and have rated in the top 15 in the Venesuela lap of PKRA.
High profeciency level of the russian and international competitors promise a true nerve-strain and crazy stunts and flights of the riders.
General partner: O`Neill clothing
Official partner: Tez Tour
Partner: Colona Watersports, Ocean Rodeo kites Media sponsors: magazines Men`s Health, ProSport, Wave, Extreme, Verticalny Mir, PhotoTravel; RBC-Sport, Wind.ru
Detailed information on the Web-page of the Russian Federation of Windsurfing and Kitesurfing: http://www.kitesurf.ru