Vigra Kite Festival 2016
We welcome everyone to kite together with us!
There will be kite testing! There will be a Race and there will be prizes!
The festival´s fee is 300 kr for the 3 days which covers food, softs drinks and party on Friday and Saturday!
We are happy to be able to use Vigra Skule as our basecamp. It is located right beside one of Norway’s best kiteboarding spots, “Roaldsanden”.
Coordinates: 62°34'22.3"N 6°06'57.6"E http://goo.gl/maps/yjD9y2m2qRm
Those, who are not kiting and families with kids also are welcome.
Bring your own tents!!!
Friday 24 June
18:00 Opening of the Festival
18:30 Registration for the Race - for those who could not register by mail
21:00 Taco Party!!!
Saturday 25 June
10:00 Skippers meeting
11:00 First possible start
12:00 Games and activities for kids with prizes
13:00 Lunch is available till 15:00
18:00 Dinner available
21:00 Beach Party is on!
Sunday 26 June
10:30 Skippers meeting
11:30 First possible start, if the race was not finished on Saturday
13:30 Lunch available till 15.30
16:00 Prize Ceremony
17:00 Closing of the Festival
All types of kites and boards are allowed for this year’s event... So it´s up to you what you want to use for the competition. Under 12 knots (6 m/s) the race will be postponed till the next day. Registration for the Race done after the opening of the Festival, unless you registered by e-mail. There is a fee of 100 kr for the race. Prizes among some of the prizes will be a whole weekend at First Hotel in Ålesund with open mini bar! And a weekend at Clarion Hotel at Aspøya Island, Ålesund...
Safety comes first
We should ride regarding the “right of the ways”
We should help any rider that is in trouble… Kindness is for free
No drunk kiting
Please, keep the beach clean, clean after yourself
No strong liquor or illegal drugs
No fireplaces are allowed beside the main one
If you find something of value which isn´t yours, please take it to the main tent