Title Partner and Official Airline of the GKA Kite World Tour, Qatar Airways, have a number of exclusive offers for those hoping to head to the opening Freestyle-Kite event of the season at Fuwairit Kite Beach Resort. The Visit Qatar GKA Freestyle Kite World Cup 2023 will be held in Fuwairit Kite Beach Resort in Qatar from 31 January to 4 February 2023.
The Opening Ceremony of the Visit Qatar GKA Freestyle Kite World Cup 2023 will be on 30 January, starting 4 pm. This event features the world's best kite surfers competing in the beautiful waters of Qatar.
The event is free to watch for visitors, who will be treated to an exhilarating display of freestyle kiting, which focuses on big air tricks, loops and jumps. The competition’s prize pool ensures that some of the world’s best kitesurfers are confirmed to attend, including men’s world number one Gianmaria Coccoluto and female world number one Mikaili Sol.
COMPETING RIDERS AT THE VISIT QATAR FREESTYLE-KITE WORLD CUP
For 2023 Freestyle-kite fleets sizes remain the same; limited to 28 or 14 competitors (men usually have 28 and women usually have 14). The fleet numbers for each event are realized as follows:
Click here to see the full Freestyle-Kite 2022 rankings.
Click here to see the 2023 Qatar Airways GKA Kite World Tour event calendar.
Up to 15 nights
Hotel Stay plus Kitesurf Voucher Package
Discover Kitesurfing Package
Kitesurfer Progression Package
Zero to Hero Packages
For day use
Discover Kitesurfing Lessons
Kitesurfer Progression Lessons
Zero to Hero Lessons
To book day passes and kite surfing lessons at Fuwarit Kite Beach, visit Discover Qatar's website.
NOTE: The end timing for this event is approximate only.
Source and image credit: Visit Qatar; GKA Kite World Tour
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