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Tuesday, 16 January 2018 15:07

Qualification for "The Americas" are underway in Cabarete, Dominican Republic

Today marks the start of the 2018 Youth Olympic Games Quaifications in kiteboard slalom racing, the first ever in Olympic history.

Twenty-Seven aspiring junior Olympians from 9 countries in North and South America (including Central America and the Caribbean) joined us in hopes of representing their home countries for a once in a life time opportunity. We have competitors from the USA, Antigua, Dominican Republic, Puerto rico, Mexico, Argentina, Venezuela, Columbia & Brazil.

These fierce young athletes are up for a challenging week of competition. Those who come out on top will have a shot at glory in the 2018 Youth Olympics. We wish the best of luck to everyone competing in this first ever Olympic trial as we expect to see an intense week of racing play out. 


Last Event

YOG Qualifier for "The Americas"

Cabarete 2018

Dominican Republic

 Event Winners

male Tiger Tyson
Geronimo Lutteral
Antigua and BarbudaArgentina
female Lou Marin
Maria Alvarez
Dominican Republic

Current World Ranking Standings

 1 Martin Dolenc Croatia 331 pts
 2 Florian Gruber Germany 330 pts
 3 Theo de Ramecourt France 289 pts
 1 Jingle Chen China 270 pts
 2 Kirstyn O'Brien United States 243 pts
 3 Elena Kalinina Russia 201 pts
 1 Cameron Maramenides United States 331 pts
 2 Tiger Tyson Antigua and Barbuda 325 pts
 3 Manoel Soares Brazil 283 pts
 1 Sofia Tomasoni Italy 243 pts
 2 Nina Font Castells Spain 239 pts
 3 Lola Ulrich Spain 217 pts


Next Event

YOG Qualifier Africa & Europe

Dakhla 2018


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