*All riders will accumulate points based on participation and score in all Kite Games events. Rider with the most points at the end of the weekend wins an inclusive weekend for two in the Florida Keys including resort stay at the Caribbean Resort, dinners out, complimentary lunch, kite trips and more! (restrictions apply). More events entered= better chance to win!*
All registration fees for this event will go to the local non-profit, Friends of the Pool for their Alligator Lighthouse restoration project.
Length and format are subject to change based on weather. Condition permitting, this will be a race around the iconic Alligator Lighthouse and back, approximately 12 miles round trip. There will be 3 separate disciplines, with starting times staggered into heats depending on participation. Disciplines will be kiteboarding (twintip/directional/whatever as long as not foil), kite foil and wing foil.
Scoring: Times will be recorded based on start time (jersey number associated with heat number and start time) and finish time recorded at finish line. Finish line team will consist of at least one person calling numbers and at least 2 people recording finish time. Prizes awarded for top 3 in each discipline in U18, Women, Men and 65+ in kite, kite foil and wingfoil. Fastest rider gets 10 points, second gets 47, third gets 5 all others that finish without DQ get 1. ALL RIDERS MUST COMPLETE A WAIVER BEFORE PARTICIPATION!
Due to the expenses incurred for a first-year kite event, registration will be non-refundable. Rain/No wind date is the following weekend, November 20/21. In the event that we are unable to have the contest at all, registration fees can be applied to a future event, or used as store credit.