The All’Ecoresort Sirenè Gallipoli the 1st leg of the Championship Zonal Kitefoil: the program • SalentoSport
It will be held at Gallipoli, on Sunday 1 March, the first leg of the Championship Zonal Kitefoil sailing, organized by CKI and the Committee of Zone VII. The race is made by the Sailing Club Ecoresort Le Sirenè in collaboration with LocalsCrewAsd associations, Section Sail IISS “Vespucci”, the Sailing Club and the Italian Naval League.
The event will take place right at the Ecoresort Le Sirenè, Group structure Caroli Hotels.
The award categories are the Open Men, Open Women and the Youth. The Kitefoil is practiced navigating on particular tables that “flying water” as mounted on a column of about 90 cm and a height of a fin with a particular shape, which, by exploiting the hydrodynamic principles, makes these tables also with fast 7-8 knots of wind, darting to over 30 knots of speed. The route is the classic “stick” sailing, the player who, at the end of the various tests, he got a better score, taking into account any penalties, adding up all the races were sailed.
“After the experiment TT Championship: R 2019 – said Daniele De Nuzzo CKI Puglia – this year the focus is on what will be the Olympic sport in Paris in 2024. As chief CKI Puglia carry on, together with the ‘ help of the Class Kiteboarding CJI of Puglia IVF Circles and Zone VII Committee, the project to train young talents to compete in the European and world Championships and, why not, participate in Paris in 2024 “.
The event program includes, from 8.30 to 9.30, the opening of the secretariat of the race; at 10 in the opening briefing at the machines; at 11 via the races with the signal of Avvico of the first race of the day; 16 to stop the operations at sea; 16.30 pasta party for racers; the 17 awards ceremony and closing event.