*


All times are UTC + 1 hour



Post new topic Reply to topic
 [ 1 post ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: Haugastol World Speed Challenge 2012 - Day 1
PostPosted: Fri Jan 27, 2012 9:17 pm 
Offline
Very Frequent Poster
User avatar

Joined: Mon Sep 24, 2001 1:00 am
Posts: 29407
Location: World (KF Admin)
Haugastol World Speed Challenge 2012 - Day 1

Here we are at Haugastol the paradise of Snowkiting for this International Speed event!
From 8H30 to 9H30 more than Twenty riders went to inscribe to fight against the time Keeping on the Snow ! In middle of them we can find the 2 World Water Speed champions: Charlotte Consorti and Alex Caisergues.

The Race meeting start just after the registration with the Race Director Matthias CHARTON, He said that due to the high falls of snow (more than 1 m) the plateau is closed.
Riders will have to go on the spot to retreat to Lillevann. The run will be 300 m, will remain open for more than 3 h, the best time will be taken into account.

Around 11P.m. The Race Director opens the run, the changing wind direction; meaning the course needed to be change at supper fast speed the angle of departure and it is restart to more than 3 h of speed event.

Alex Robin the small hot frenchie like a potato opens the ball followed by Norwegians, Switzerland, Danish…….

Visibility conditions are difficult, the snow falls in large flakes, we have a good established 15 knots and its almost the least 20 d ° in felt.

Our water boys and girl enjoy a lot joy and looks like to take full advantage of this new adventure.
We have even the joy to attend run in tandem signed Alex Robin and bib 9 attached behind him in snowboard! The results of the day are:


Attachments:
Bild 3.png
Bild 3.png [ 90.44 KIB | Viewed 585 times ]
{ SHARE_ON_FACEBOOK } { SHARE_ON_TWITTER } { SHARE_ON_ORKUT } { SHARE_ON_DIGG } { SHARE_ON_MYSPACE } { SHARE_ON_DELICIOUS }
Top
Profile
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic
 [ 1 post ] 

All times are UTC + 1 hour


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group