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Burn Kiteboard World Tour 2012

 
LOCATION : Burc Beach, Gumusdere, Istanbul
 
REGISTRATION : Online registration fee for this event is $105 and it is due by Jun-19-2012. Late registration or onsite registration will incurr a $25 late fee.

 
New Riders create your logging HERE
 
ORGANIZERS WEBSITE : http://www.playmaker.com.tr
 
ORGANIZERS :

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Status:

Confirmed

 
SPONSORS :
 
 
 
 

Turkey 2012 Sponsors

 
PRIZE MONEY : $22,500
 
DATES : Jun-27-2012 --- Jul-01-2012
 
MAP :
 
PAST CHAMPIONS :

New Event

 
TOUR DISCIPLINES : Slalom, Slalom
 
HOW TO GET THERE :

TRANSPORTATION TO ISTANBUL

   Istanbul has two intercontinental airports: Ataturk Airport and Sabiha Gökçen Airport

   Atatürk Airport has the busiest air traffic of Turkey. There are direct flights to all of the     capital cities in Europe, everyday.

   For the city transportation, HAVAS(general bus company for airports) provides buses from the airport to the all parts of the city.

   Our welcoming staff will greet riders and accompany them to the Burc Beach

   Atatürk Airport Web Site: www.ataturkairport.com

airport map turkey

 
ACCOMODATIONS :

Accommodations:

Bosphorus University Student Dormitory


Burc Beach is in the Bosphorus University facilities and 24 Km to city center,The best place for the stay University Student Dormitory ,its closed at the summers for student ,good comfortable rooms and just a walkway far away to our beach.


Contact numbers of the Burn Kiteboard World Tour 2012 Istanbul:

PR & Media – Zeynep DUNDAR (Ms.) - +90 530 773 18 07 – zeynep@playmaker.com.tr
Organization & Sponsorships - Ersin KECIN (Mr.) - +90 530 773 18 01 – ersin@playmaker.com.tr
Organization – Mehmet MAZLUM (Mr.) - +90 530 773 18 02 – mehmetm@playmaker.com.tr
Organization’s President – Kerem MUTLU (Mr.) - +90 532 292 50 79 – kerem@playmaker.com.tr

Accommodition - Omer Avsar (Mr.) - +90 212 284 46 06 – omer@playmaker.com.tr

 

 
WATER CONDITIONS :

Small waves

 
WIND CONDITIONS :

Side Onshore 15 to 20 knots

 
CURRENT WIND :
 
 
 
 
 
EVENT SCHEDULE :

Event Schedule Turkey 2012

 
NOTABLE :

   Istanbul is one of the special cities which is spread two continents
   Istanbul has been hosting many different civilizations throughout the eras
   Istanbul hosts different cultures in it.
   Istanbul is the most crowded city in Turkey; 1/6 of population live in Istanbul.
   Most of the population demographic is young age.
   Istanbul has a coast both Black Sea and Marmara Sea.
   In the middle of the city, Bosphorus connects these big seas to each other.
   Events will be done at  ‘‘BURC BEACH’’  which is one of the most popular and most trendy beaches in Istanbul

As an added attraction a Freestyle Kitemasters Competition will be held with a $12,000 USD Prize Purse.

Distribution of $12,000 USD will take place as indicated below.

Kitemasters Men

Place      Money

1            $4,000.00

2            $2,600.00

3            $2,000.00

4            $1,500.00

5            $1,000.00

6            $600.00

Total       $12,000.00 USD

The Freestyle Kitemasters will be judged taking into consideration both old school and new school tricks, rewarding the rider that can perform both tricks in the most outstanding style and fashion. Basic new school and old school tricks will be expected but not requited. The Freestyle Kitemasters will be run in a Round Robin elimination format described below with 12 participating male riders:

The round robin freestyle elimination format means the 12 riders will be divided into two groups of 6 riders. The 6 riders in each group will compete in men to men heats 5 times. Each heat will be against a different rider of the group. Two judges will be scoring the heats, each giving a winner or a looser. Therefore each rider will get 2 points for winning each heat (both judges giving it to the winner), 1 point for tying (each judge giving the heat to different riders), and 0 points for loosing.

Burc Beach, Turkey 1

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