Youth Olympic Games Format


The Format for the Youth Olympic Games - Kite Slalom / Boardercross

  • The event consist of multiple Elimination Series, Half Fleet or Full Fleet races
  • Each Elimination Series / Half Fleet Race counts as one race
  • Race Results are added together as per RRS Appendix A (low point system)
  • Ideal heat size is 6 riders. 4 is possible (but heats might be not full), 8 is OK, more is difficult
  • The more riders in a heat, the later the jumps should be on the course (i.e. not on leg 2)
  • Riders must choose one age category (can’t compete in multiple categories)
  • Initial seeding shall be based on the world ranking, or other ranking available
  • If no ranking exists, one long full fleet race shall be run and the seeding shall be based on the results.
  • Subsequent seeding shall be based on previous elimination results
  • Minimum wind between 8-10 knots (suitable conditions depending on wind density and current)
  • Obstacles shall be used from approximately 12 knots of wind and upwards

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Last Event

Asian Championships

Pranburi 2017


 Event Winners Open

  Name NAT
male Narapichit "Yo" Pudla Thailand
female Jingle Chen China

 Event Winners Youth

  Name NAT
male Christian Tio Philippines
female Jingle Chen China

Current World Ranking Standings

 1 Narapichit Pudla Thailand 100.0 pts
 2 Atte Kappel Sweden 96.7 pts
 3 Christian Tio Philippines 93.3 pts
 1 Jingle Chen China 100.0 pts
 2 Aya Oshima Japan 88.9 pts
 3 Kathrin Borgwardt Germany 77.8 pts
 1 Christian Tio Philippines 100.0 pts
 2 Sarun Rupchom Thailand 90.9 pts
 3 Sirawit Prangsri Thailand 81.8 pts
 1 Jingle Chen China 100.0 pts
 2 Nichanan Rodthong Thailand 50.0 pts


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European Championships

Gizzeria 2017


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