Less then 5 weeks to go, MINI Kitesurf Tour Europe competitors will converge on the beach of Brouwersdam, Netherlands.
Coming soon and beginning on August 15th, the MINI Kitesurf Tour Europe will provide both freestyle riders and racers the opportunity to showcase their best skills at one of the famous kitesurfing beaches in Netherlands. Dutch riders shown theirs kitesurfing skills already in Sylt, but now they have to attack on their own home spot.
On the 2nd tour stop in Sylt, dutch rider Rolf van der Vlugt (NED, Airush) ranked third place in the world champion slalom fleet beyond Julien Kerneur (France, RRD), current number three of the world and Maxime Nocher (France, North).
In the upcoming olympia discipline « Course Racing » he conquered first place. His spouse Katja Roose (Airush), dominated the womens slalom final and got 2nd place in course racing. In Brouwersdam, they have to demonstrate their’s abilities again.
Also the dutch Freestyle riders are promising a lot to the dutch spectators.
Dutch freestyle starlet Annelous Lammerts (NED, Slingshot) earned first place beating german rider Sabrina Lutz (GER, North) and Kelly Schouten (NED, Ozone). In Netherlands, she will probably compete against the sister of dutch Freestyle legend Kevin Langeree – Jalou Langeree.
Also the men`s fleet with Jerrie van de Kop (place 4) and Johnno Scholte (place 5) offers promising riders knowing very well the challenging conditions of the Northern Sea. Mario Rodwald (GER, North), the current first place freestyle competitor will surely remain motivated to defend his title at the top. After being 3rd place in the overall ranking 2011, Tijn van Esch was disappointed with his 17th rank. Can he strike back? It stays exciting.
Finally, Netherlands is ready and waiting to host the MINI Kitesurf Tour Europe 2012.
With perfect condtions and the best riders in the world battling it out, the MINI Kitesurf Tour Europe will surely provide the ultimate competitive spectacle, with non-stop action that is guaranteed to attract specators.
The 3rd tour stop of the MINI Kitesurf Tour Europe 2012 will take place from August 16th to August 19th. Fans and friends will be able to follow the MINI KTE online via a live stream or through the official Facebook page.