The 16 spots for the Red Bull Megaloop Challenge 2015 have been announced!
In the past few weeks some of the best kiteboarders have shown what they could and do best. From all the entries, the 16 kiteboarders were selected, with 8 of the 16 spots reserved for invited riders.
This year the event raises to a higher level, with participants from several countries. Competitors will come from France, Germany, United Kingdom and some other countries. They all look forward to that day when the storm will come.
Check the list of the 16 heroes:
Jerrie van de Kop
Kevin de Smidt
Maarten van Es
Willem van der Meij
Martijn van Hoepen
The wind window is open from April 22 until November 10th. Red Bull Mega Loop Challenge takes place only in the most extreme weather conditions, the Netherlands. Big, bold storm with over 30 knots of wind.
Then this 16 riders go the water at The Spot in Zandvoort and focus it on the wind, the water, their kite and brute force.