Compete with the top youth riders from around the world in the Hood River Junior Jam!

Registration Information

If you register online before July 16th, the cost is $75 for both the freestyle and park events. If you would only like to compete in one event, registration is $50. Online registration will close on July 16th, and the price will go to $100 for both disciplines or $75 for athletes who register in person at inscription the night of the 17th. Register here.


Key Information

Who – Open to all junior kiteboarders age 20 and under.
Competition classes will be divided into four categories: Boys U21, Boys U15, Girls U21, Girls U15 *These age categories may shift based on registration numbers. We hope to have strong numbers in all age classes and will consider opening up a younger (U13) age category as well.

What – A freestyle and park competition for all junior kiteboarders

When – July 18 – 21, 2019.
The Hood River Junior Jam will be a 2-day event — one day of freestyle and one day of park competition. The competition window extends over a 4-day period to give the best opportunity to hold the competition when wind and weather conditions are ideal.

Where – Hood River sandbar

Why – To give young riders a fun, competitive environment where they can face off against their peers.

Grand prize – The top finisher in the Boys U21 and Girls U21 park competition will earn an invitation to the 2019 Hood Jam IF the Hood Jam organizing committee determines that the riders can compete safely and on an even playing field with the KPL competitors.