The 7th Stage on this year’s KPWT will be at the World kitesurfing Mecca in Brazil, Cumbuco.
This is the penultimate event for the 2009 tour and excitement is building towards crowning this year’s Kitesurfing champions of the World, for Freestyle, Waves, Course Racing, Kiteloop, Junior and Overall. The Freestyle single elimination will run at the Lagoa do Cauipe !
Cumbuco is a laid back fishing village not far North of Fortaleza. Cumbuco boasts miles and miles of perfect beaches for wind sports. The sun shines all year round and the wind is guaranteed from June through to January.
After sunset the fun only begins and you can enjoy true Brazilian lifestyle with a cool caipirinha, some fresh fish of the day or a renowned steak!
The event will welcome the world’s top international kitesurfers for a week of action on the water!
Among the ladies, Kirsty Jones (UK, ANIMAL), Gisela Pulido (SPA, AIRUSH) and Kari Schibevaag (NOR, OZONE) will all be making the journey across the Atlantic.
Jesse Richman (HAW, CABRINHA), Mitu Monteiro (CV, F-ONE), Jan Marcos Riveras (DOM REP, STARKITES) and Leander Vyvey (BEL, JN), Vincent Tiger (FR), Peter Tyukshevich (RU) are some of the few names that have pre-registered for this event and it promises to bring some exciting Kitesurfing to Brazil!
Please stay in touch with the KPWT and this electrifying event in the colourful city of Cumbuco 2009 !
Kitemovement will bring you the latest news of this competition.