4x Strapless Freestyle/Wave World Champion, Airton Cozzolino, finally realized one of his kitesurfing dreams. After a successful video application he was granted an invitation to compete in the 2020 Redbull King Of The Air alongside the world’s best Big Air athletes. His entry into the event was greeted with both skepticism and excitement. Regardless of the critics, in the usual Airton style, he put on an incredible performance and showed everyone what is possible on a strapless board, earning the respect of his fellow competitors. Many lessons were learned and the future of big air will surely be an interesting one with his inclusion.

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