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The Beetle Kitesurf World Cup 2012

 
LOCATION : St. Peter-ording (north Sea, Germany)
 
REGISTRATION : Online registration fee for this event is €105 and it is due by Jun-29-2012. Late registration or onsite registration will incurr a €25 late fee.

 
New Riders create your logging HERE
 
ORGANIZERS WEBSITE : http://www.kitesurfworldcup.de
 
ORGANIZERS :

ACT AGENCY GmbH

Status:

Confirmed

 
SPONSORS :
 
 
 
 

events sponsors Germany 2012

 
PRIZE MONEY : €52,000
 
DATES : Jul-07-2012 --- Jul-15-2012
 
MAP :
 
PAST CHAMPIONS :

Men
2011: Youri Zoon - NED
2010: Alex Pastor - ESP
2009: Kevin Langeree - NED
2008: Kevin Langeree - NED
2007: Kevin Langeree - NED
2006: Youri Zoon - NED

Women
2011: Gisela Pulido - ESP
2010: Gisela Pulido - ESP
2009: Joanna Litwin - POL
2008: Bruna Kajiya - BRA
2007: Gisela Pulido - ESP
2006: Bruna Kajiya - BRA


DISCIPLINES: PKRA World Cup Freestyle,  PKRA World Tour Freestyle,  AirStyle World Championship

 
DISCIPLINES : Freestyle, Slalom
 
HOW TO GET THERE :

Via Hamburg Airport (HAM) www.ham.airport.de
Flights from major European cities are available mostly every day.
Contact the airlines directly or contact your travel agency for special offers.

Lufthansa: www.lufthansa.de

German Wings: www.germanwings.de

dba: www.dba.de

Lloyd Express: www.hlx.com

By Car: The easiest way getting from the airport to the Event Site is by rental car.
There are several car rental services located at the airport.
Check: http://www.hamburg-airport.de/en/3248.html

By Bus/Train:

- Bus 110, HAM Airport-Ohlsdorf (every 10 min.; duration 10 min., ask the bus driver for a ticket airport to Hamburg Altona )

- Train S11, Ohlsdorf Hamburg Altona (direction Blankenese, every 10 min; duration 31min.)

- At Hamburg Altona get a ticket for Hamburg Altona to Bad St. Peter-Ording at the Information desk)

- Train R 60, Hamburg Altona Husum (direction Westerland, from 06.33 to 20.33h every hour; duration 2 hours)

- Train DPN, Husum St. Peter-Ording (direction Bad St. Peter-Ording, direct connection, duration 50 min.)

By Cab:

If you get a group of 4-5 people together, you should call a big cab like a van. It's around 180 euro in total from the airport to St. Peter-Ording.
To be sure, you better ask for the price before entering the cab.

 
ACCOMODATIONS :

IMPORTANT

PLEASE MAKE RESERVATIONS BY MAY 15TH, 2012 TO RESERVE YOUR APARTMENT

Reservations for hotel rooms and apartments are organized by the
Tourist Office of St. Peter-Ording

fax: +49 4863-999-180
e-mail: info@tz-spo.de

Prices are as follows:

apartment for 1-2 person / 1 room 50-70 Euro / apartment / day
apartment for 3-4 person / 2 rooms 72-90 Euro / apartment / day

category A = hotel room ****   80-120 euro/day/person

category B = hotel room ***     55-80 euro/day/person

You need to fill in the following PDF form and fax it to the Tourist Office of St. Peter-Ording by the 15th of May 2012.

                                                   reservation

 
WATER CONDITIONS :

During the event period you can expect

flat to choppy water conditions at the beach. 1-2 meter waves effected by sands can appear

depending on the wind direction and force. The ground is sandy and water temperatures will

be expected by 17-18 Celsius.

 
WIND CONDITIONS :

During the event period we expect an average wind force

around 12 knots, 47% > = 4 Beaufort. At the event site the wind is mostly side on-shore from

NW.


Check: http://www.windfinder.com/forecast/skt_peter-ording

 
CURRENT WIND :
 
 
 
 

 


 

 
EVENT SCHEDULE :

Event Schedule Germany 2012

 
NOTABLE :

Returning to St. Peter Ording, Germany, for the 7th year running, the PKRA World Tour will reemerge on July 7th for a spectacular Grand Slam Event, which will include three main disciplines - a Freestyle World Cup, a Course Racing World Tour stop, and an Airstyle World Championship event. Recognized as one of the biggest and most well-organized kiteboarding events on the planet, the Beetle Kitesurf World Cup 2012 will feature the most talented riders in the world, including the Current World Tour leaders, Alex Pastor, Gisela Pulido, and Bryan Lake. Other notable competitors such as Kevin Langeree, who has won the event three times, and Bruna Kajiya will also provide the most compelling and awe-inspiring show in order to gain the championship title at this monumental event.

Event site Germany 2012