Season Opening 2013

Higher Jumps and faster Course Racing will be presented on crowded beaches by the European top Kiteboarder attending the MINI Kitesurf Tour Europe 2013.


Toulon – Rotterdam – Hamburg and Barcelona - with four destinations the success story of one of the fastest growing action sports on the water keeps the pace.

The first event will take place in Hyéres /Almanarre Beach May 30th-June 2nd close to the Mediterranean Metropolises of Toulon and Marseille but also with a chance to experience mystic St. Tropez and Monaco. Following this Championship, Europe’s best Kitesurfer will put their skills across the rough North Sea Island of Sylt – a famous place to be - close to Hamburg July 2nd-7th. 

After a summer break with usually lower winds, the Netherlands will be the highlight of the second half of the season: Kitegatta will host the MINI Kitesurf Tour Europe. The final countdown for the 2013 chapter will be in Castelldefels a suburb of Barcelona. From 10th - 13th of October the Spanish waters of the Mediterranean Sea use a memorable date: October 12th. Columbus discovered America and some Riders will discover his monument from the coastline of Barcelona harbor. By then the MINI Kitesurf Tour Europe will have determined the official European Champion for Freestyle in Kitesurfing.


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