Beautiful weather but little wind meant tough going for teams progressing on foot for the most part. Upsete and Albatross continue to lead the race with conditions affecting teams in the middle of the pack. Read on for the full summary.
March 5.-7. Trans-Onego Kite Enduro - our sister-competition in Russia - is held for the fourth time on Onego lake by Petrozavodsk. You can follow the competition online via this link from 8:00 (10:00 local time) March 5. We with contestants and organizers good luck and are looking forward to following you!
Day 2 of VAKE saw teams jostling for position amid low wind speeds and snow showers. Upsete and Albatross are leading the remaining pack of 36 quite convincingly, whilst a few hiccups led to more teams dropping out. Read on for the full report..
VAKE is and has always been a ski-kite-competition. It is a principle we would like to hold on to. Nevertheless, in 2015 we have decided to let one team compete with snowboard to give us their feedback on how it worked, pros and cons. Snowboarders on mission on the Varanger Peninsula in March are Remi Meum (29) and Sigve Botnen (32) in team Fountain of Youth..
After a slightly delayed start, we opened VAKE 2015 with a record 44 teams from 12 countries participating. As it stands, the Albatross are in first place with Upsete and Bora Czechs close behind and two teams have dropped out. Read on for the full summary.