Things are shaping up for the start of the 2010 IKA World Racing Championship in Corpus Christi, TX, April 22-25. Despite the chaos in air travel due to volcanic ash, all except eight riders made it from Europe! These riders had to go through quite a lot to get here so major props to them all for their commitment and dedication!
After a little under a week of no wind, the wind is back today in Corpus and is forecast to be good for at least the next three days. Press conference at 2:30p today and set up in preparation for tomorrow’s start.
The event is taking place in conjunction with the Texas International Boat Show which attracts over 30,000 visitors. A new kite-specific boat is supposed to be here so more on that as well when the Boat Show start