A premiere: The first kite-race at KiteWorldWide Lodge Kenya.
10 participants, all guests of the lodge, competed in 5 against 5 in the triangle course.
First it was hard going upwind, there was the technology of the new kites fully utilized, and there was also a lot of work needed with the kiteboard on the front. Then there was hard half wind at the cusp and then down to the meet the room-shot course where a crowd of spectators were cheering.
Sunny 30° Celsius and wind for 8-12sqm kites contributed to the success of the rest of the first race event.
After the race there was a celebration that ran late into the evening with a selection of drinks on the beach.