Youth Olympic Games

The 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 / Full 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 may 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

Open World Championships

Gizzeria 2018


 Event Winners

male Florian Gruber Germany
female Sofia Tomasoni Italy
Full Results

Current World Ranking Standings

 1 Florian Gruber Germany 249 pts
 2 Martin Dolenc Croatia 233 pts
 3 Victor Bachichev France 173 pts
 1 Sofia Tomasoni Italy 200 pts
 2 Poema Newland France 188 pts
 3 Daniela Moroz United States 176 pts
 1 Benoit Gomez France 394 pts
 2 Victor Bachichev France 379 pts
 3 Cameron Maramenides United States 371 pts
 1 Sofia Tomasoni Italy 421 pts
 2 Nina Font Castells Spain 405 pts
 3 Poema Newland France 367 pts


Next Event

Youth Olympic Games

Buenos Aires 2018


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