#JES_2016 Western Cape Overall

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The Junior Eliminator Series 2016 kicked off in the Western Cape with two highly entertaining races at Bloemendal Wine Estate and Bishops Diocesan College where young riders representing 24 different schools entertained the crowds with some exciting, high paced racing action. Eliminator is a short course heat racing format of mountain biking, riders race four […]

#JES_2016 Bishops Diocesan College

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Sunday 22 May saw the final round of the Junior Eliminator Series for Western Cape take place at Bishops Diocesan College, Rondebosch. Riders were treated to a perfectly manicured single track, yes you read that right – the school boasts a great trail around their fields. The track was relatively flat with a large sprint […]

#JES_2016 Bloemendal Wine Estate

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Sunday 24 April saw round one of the Junior Eliminator Series for the Western Cape take place at Bloemendal Wine Estate, Durbanville. After the large storm on Friday, riders and spectators were pleased to be greeted by sunny and warm weather conditions with a grippy track. Riders were tested in their power to get up […]

SAKA Awards Evening

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The South African Kiteboarding Association(SAKA) had its end of season awards ceremony on Friday 22 April at the Big Bay Lifesaving Club, thankfully the event was planned for inside as the heavens opened with huge down pours! The evening was to acknowledge a very busy and successful season with a number of events and record […]

SAKA Summer Kiteboard Series Round 3

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Shark Bay, Langebaan provided the perfect setting for the finale of the SAKA Summer Kiteboard Series – The series is Presented by Price Check and supported by Kenings Car Hire and the whole kitesurfing industry! All elements came together to set up a fantastic day of Freestyle kiting, warm flat water, crisp wind conditions and […]

SAKA Summer Kiteboard Series Round 2

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After a rather long waiting period due to unfavourable forecasts, round two of the SAKA Summer Kiteboard Series finally took place on Sunday 21 February at KiteBeach, Tableview. The series is Presented by Price Check and supported by Kenings Car Hire and the whole kitesurfing industry! Being the last Wave event of the season, priority […]

Virgin Kitesurfing Armada – Guinness World Record

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The Virgin Kitesurfing Armada is a unique GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title breaking attempt, bringing together the kitesurfing community and industry from around the world for an action packed day of kitesurfing, entertainment and fundraising for local and international charities. Launched in the UK in 2013, the first Virgin Kitesurfing Armada was lead off by Sir […]

SAKA Summer Kiteboard Series Round 1

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Round one of the SAKA Summer Kiteboard Series took place on Saturday 16 January at KiteBeach, Tableview. The series is Presented by Price Check and supported by Kenings Car Hire and the whole kitesurfing industry! The weather gods played nicely giving us ideal conditions for the Freestyle section kicking off just before midday. It was […]

Beat The Terra

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Saturday 12 December started off as a wet and cold day but was quickly reversed once racing started for the inaugural Beat The Terra – an adapted format of eliminator. 20 riders in a heat battled it out along the 3,3km course with a leg burning 80m of climbing for the first kilometer before being […]