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KSP Finds Title Sponsor in Cabrinha

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Registration is now open through November 15, 2013

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The KSP 2013 World Championship on Maui

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The 2013 Wave World Championships will take place on Maui from November 22 - December 1

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The KSP Needs Your Help

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The Kite Surf Pro (KSP) World Championship Tour had a challenging start to the 2013 season, but they remain committed to running two more events in 2013 and delivering a World Championship Title by the end of the year.  Under the ...

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Get It Now: Volume 10, Number 3

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Our Fall 2013 Issue. Purchase a single copy or subscribe today (and win!)

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2012 KSP World Champions Crowned in Maui

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The final day of the Ho’okipa Kite Surf Pro delivered classic Ho’okipa conditions and saw major upsets in the world title race. Event winners and overall KSP World Champions were crowned on Maui’s north shore today.

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KSP Ireland Wraps Up with a Full Day of Action

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The final day of the Aer Lingus Kite Surf Pro got underway before daybreak when the 6am call was made to move the mobile event to an alternate location north of Achill Island. Overhead surf and 30 plus knot winds with intermittent rain squalls marked the early morning heats.

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VIDEO: Kass Poz in Mauritius

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Pedro Henrique, Guilly Brandao, Keahi De Aboitiz, and Sebastian Ribeiro surfing, sailing, and showing what the new generation of Watermans doing.

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Patri McLaughlin and Ninja Bichler Win KSP Mauritius

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Epic conditions graced day nine of the holding period for tour stop number two of four at the One Eye Kite Surf Pro.

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KSP Cascais, Portugal, Wraps Up with Another Day of LIght WInd

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Today saw the culmination of the EDP Kite Surf Pro Cascais World Championship tour event in which thirty-six of the world’s top kite surfers from seventeen nations came together at Guincho Beach in Cascais, Portugal, the first-ever European tour stop for the KSP.

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KSP Announces Partnership with MetaCafe for Live Streaming Coverage

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The Kite Surf Pro World Championship Tour (KSP) today announced that MetaCafe will be their live-stream partner for the 2012 season. Specializing in keeping enthusiasts in the loop on the latest trends, MetaCafe is an entertainment network that focused on movies, video games and live action sports.

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Former Surfing World Junior Champ Pedro Henrique joins BEST Wave Team

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Just in time for the EDP Kite Surf Pro Cascais stop of the 2012 KSP Tour BEST announce the signing of former World Junior Surf Champion Pedro Henrique to their wave team.

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PROFILED: Chelu Guardati

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Chelu grew up in Campana, about 50 miles from Argentina’s capital of Buenos Aires. She got a degree in Advertising/Public Relations and worked various marketing jobs in the city for a few years but realized that being in an office was not what she wanted for her life.

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KSP Celebrates the End of their Inagural Season

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Gathering from 20 countries, an exclusive field of some of the world’s best kite surfers traveled the world to compete for the World Championship title. The battle took 24 men and 12 women to each of the three tour stops: the One Eye Pro in Le Morne, Mauritius; the Pacasmayo Kite Surf Pro in Pacasmayo, Peru; and finally, the Ponta Preta Kite Surf Pro in Santa Maria, Sal Island, Cape Verde.

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KSP World Tour Crowns its First World Champions

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“We had insane conditions on tour this year,” said KSP rider and Vice President Sky Solbach. “ We scored the most perfect surf ever seen in competition in Mauritius and the longest waves on the planet in Peru. Unfortunately Mother Nature did not cooperate in Cape Verde, but we still had a blast in the Super Sessions here.”

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KSP Cabo Verde Day 5: Event Shortened with No Swell on the Way

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Less than promising, the wave forecast projects no swell for the final five days of the Ponta Preta Kite Surf Pro’s 10-day holding period. Given the dismal forecast, KSP organizers and the rider’s committee made a joint decision to move the awards ceremony forward to Wednesday, December 7.

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