Participant (photo: Ingerid Jordal)
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Klemet Store VAKE start 2016 photo Ingerid Jordal VAKEVaranger Arctic Kite Enduro 2017 is approved by Wissa - World Ice and Snow Sailing Association - as World Championship in Long Distance kiting! We are proud to be honoured to host our 4th World Championship here in Varanger, and are looking forward to new records, new stories and lots of excitement. Application form for VAKE 2017 opens October 15th, closes November 15th and the list of teams accepted will be published December 1st. 

VAKE 2017 will be the 9th VAKE in Varanger and the 4th World Championship on our part. In 2015, TOKE / Trans-Onego Kite Enduro hosted the World Championship. 

Reigning World Champions of TOKE 2016 is the experienced Russian team Severyane. For VAKE, Norwegian Team Upsete, holds the title from 2015. 

Read more about what it takes to enter VAKE here

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Welcome to the Hawaii of Snow Kiting April 4-7 2017!