Cabrinha Kitesurf Pro Maui 2013 – Day 1
The Cabrinha Kite Surf Pro Maui opened with a traditional Hawaiian Blessing at Ho’okipa Beach bringing together tour riders, local riders, crew members and sponsors. The ceremony was started off with opening remarks from Maui’s Mayor Arakawa and continued with Hawaiian chanting, dancing and the gift of lei.
Following the beautiful ceremony at stunning Ho’okipa Beach, the first riders’ meeting was held by Contest Director Bruno De Wannemaeker. During the meeting, the draw for the qualification round as well as the seeding for the main event were assembled.