Star Kiteboarding Pro Rider Luis Alberto Cruz Will SEND IT TO THE STARS At Red Bull King Of The Air 2020 in Cape Town, South Africa
Star Kiteboarding International / Cogua Kiteboarding / Kite Club Cabarete Pro Rider Luis Alberto Cruz, a veteran Kite Beach, Cabarete big air kiteboarder won the 2019 Cabarete Kite Fest earning his entry into the Red Bull King of the Air 2020.
The very first Red Bull King of The Air was held in 2000, at the revered windsurfing spot, Ho’okipa, on the Hawaiian islands of Maui.
In the two decades since, kiteboarding has become the ‘fastest growing watersport in the world’.
Throughout the evolution of King of the Air, riders introduced mega loops’ (sending the kite in a massive loop, with the loop swinging underneath them in the sky, up to 40ft in the air.
Red Bull King of the Air 2020 Rider Entry Format:
- 4x satellite competition winner entries
- 12x video submission video entries
- 2x wildcard entries
- 6x automatic entry based on 2019 rankings
Date: February 1st – 16th, 2020
Location: Cape Town, SA
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