Re: First Mexican National kitesurf competition
- Hi everybody,
andres forgot to mention the dates for the event: March 15th through
Juan Carlos Vega
BTW, Progreso is also 3 1/2 hours away from cancun!
--- In kitesurf@y..., "mexkites" <mexkites@y...> wrote:
> Hey everyone,
> Mexican kitesurfers are finally getting organized, and the first
> mexican national kitesurf competition will be held at the windsurf
> center "Marina Silcer" in Progreso, Yucatan. There will be two
> events in the competition. A freestyle, six minute session inside a
> 250 square meter area designated by buoys, and a 30km downwind race.
> The freestyle session will count 60%, from the scores, 4 people will
> go to the semifinal, and then 2 to the final. The race will count
> 40%. The points will be counted by dividing the number of
> competitors by the place earned, times 60%, and the same for the
> times 40%. The inscriptions will be held at the marina on friday
> from 13:00-15:00, the race will be held on saturday at 13:00 and the
> dinner will be held at 18:30. The freestyle session will be held on
> Sunday at 13:00. The cost for inscription is of 200.00 Mexican
> which equals around 22 dollars. Payment includes the right to
> participate in the competition, dinner on saturday, and a t-shirt.
> The average conditions at progreso, are 16-25 knots sideshore, the
> water is not very deep and light blue. It is a really awesome spot
> to kitesurf. Progreso is 30 min away from Merida, Yucatan. The
> will be sponsored by cabrinha, coca-cola and corona, neil pryde, the
> mexican windsurf association and Marina Silcer. For more
> information, call: Marina Silcer, Pedro Pablo Silveira,Tel(969)
> 9340491. Cell phone:(9999)476767, or silcer@m...
> I hope some of you can make it. There aren't too many kitesurfers
> Mexico, but it is a start. If you have any questions, just ask
> Andres Santacruz