Event: International Kiteboarding Competition “Sprite Cup”
Dates: 13 to 17 of August 2008
Place: Santa Marianita Beach and Murciélago Beach. Manta –Ecuador.
Time: 10a – 4p
Sign in Fee: 100 USD (Includes a Sprite rashguard and a Liquid Force T-shirt)
Type of event: Freestyle and Long Distance. Kite Cross (demonstration event only)
Categories: Men’s Open and Sport; Woman’s Sport.
Accommodations: Free for the 15 first competitors that sign up(contact us by e-mail). There will also be a special rate of 10-15 USD/day, including breakfast, for all other participants in excellent hotels.
Local Transportation: Transportation from Hotels to the beach will be provided to all participants.
Kite equipment storage: Will be provided at a safe location on the beach.
Party: West End Discotec
Hydration: Provided during the event by Sprite and Red Bull. Prize: 8,000 USD in prize
Prize/Purse: 8000 US
Also, Liquid Force “Aura” board for the first place winner.
Surprise prizes for competitors by Oakley!!!
Some travel info re: Ecuador/Manta:
Transportation cost from the city of Guayaquil to Manta: 5 – 10 USD.
Transportation cost from the city of Quito to Manta: Airplane 110 USD round trip (we are still searching for a special rate for our participants). Bus 10 – 15 USD.
Average meal cost: 2.50 – 7 USD.
Average cost of accommodations in hostel with breakfast, hot water, air conditioner and cable TV: 10-20 USD.
For more information do not hesitate to contact:
Proudly sponsored by Sprite, Liquid Force, humboldtkites.com, Villa Monica Guest House, Manta Tourism Council and The Kiteboarder Magazine.