presents the first "Crossing Race" Longdistance race for kites and windsurfs in south Italy
in Reggio Calabria, a fantastic spot, in the opposite side of Sicily.Date: 24-25 and 26 July 2008
We try to travel through the Classical History, on the ancient way between Magna Grecia traits of Hellenic civilization.
A 3 days of: freestyle exibitions, free-trials, top-speed contest, hangtime contest, music, **parties, sport and entertainment full-time in a turistic city [250.000 citizen] all over the sea in the center of
summer....!!! The "Crossing Race" is the first time organized race that involve kites and windsurf to run from Reggio Calabria - Messina and return!
We will color the sea between Italy and Sicily by kites and windsurf.What:
Crossing Race Reggio Calabria (RC) - Messina and return.Who:
Expert rider, no beginners.Dates:
24-25-26 Jul 2008Location:
Reggio Calabria (Italy)Usable Airports:
Reggio Calabria (0km), Lamezia Terme (120Km), Catania (120Km).Cost:
10km x 2 (about)Difficulties:
resistance for legs: on side of longdistance on one side x 20/25 minutes, strong currents and wind range variabilty: 20kts -5/+10kts.Support:
total, with 15 safety boats, 1 airplain, istitutional presence [Police, Cost Lifeguards...] and Safety equipment:
(waterproof mobile bag + mirror)Mandatory:
floating device, wetsuit, NO BOARD LEASHS.Advised:
helmet and water reserve.Limits:
50/60 kites, 120 windsurf [delayed starting]How to reserve
: send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
International riders will receive a special price x lodging!
We want you!
We will ride in front of the europeean highest erupting and smoking volcano (Etna) in a absolutely amazing scenario!
Here some other pictures about the location...Hurry up.. last 15 places left.... NewKiteZone.it