With the start of the 2012 World Tour season just around the corner, the PKRA looks forward to a great year that will surely provide unprecedented exposure for its competitors and sponsors.
The PKRA is therefore thrilled to announce an exciting new partnership with Epikoo.com, the premier online destination for watersports news and information. The most significant outcome of this relationship will be the development of the new world tour scoring system, which will completely change not only the viewing experience, but competitive strategy and the judging mindset as well. Integrating instant data transmission technology, viewers will be able to see scoring as it occurs, ultimately enhancing every aspect of the competition. In addition, the PKRA will work closely with Epikoo.com to deliver the highest quality online content to riders and kiteboarding enthusiasts around the globe.
In other media news, The PKRA was also featured on the BBC’s Fast Track Insider Guide segment, which showcased talented competitors and popular locations often visited by the PKRA, including Tarifa, Spain, and Port Leucate, France, as well as some of the PKRA’s top competitors. Proving that kiteboarding retains broad appeal and worldwide interest, the PKRA is proud to remain such a large part of the sport’s growing recognition and success. To view the clip, visit the PKRA home page and click on "The PKRA on the BBC's Fast Track" in the video highlights section, or check out the Fast Track Insider page at:
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