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Saudi Kitesurfing Festival

Ideal for
Singles & Families

About Event

Saudi Kitesurfing Festival

Join The First Kitesurfing Festival Experience in the Kingdom:

  • Training clinics.
  • Race Championship.
  • Family Fun Activities.
  • Beach & Water Games.

Training Days

Location: King Abdullah Economic City

Time: 10:00am - 7:00pm

Date: 16-20 June 2019

Festival & Championship

Location: King Abdullah Economic City

Time: 10:00am - 9:00 pm

Date: 21-22 June 2019


Registration for Training clinics, Race & Festival Attendance Open for Public.


Competition Terms:

  • Only twin-tip boards
  • Tube kites only (no foil kites)
  • Competent kitesurfing skills and understanding of safety and safe kitesurfing practices.
  • Participant will be held liable to any damages caused or disqualified for inflicting danger on anyone or harm


Weather & Payment disclaimer:

*In the case the event is canceled due to weather conditions (i.e. Sand storm or not enough wind forecast), payments will be refunded.




Instructors Profile

Carl Robertzon teaches in Vietnam and Sweden, having previously run a kite school in Vietnam. Carl also competes in big air events.

Tony Mikhalyuk is a very experienced kiter and teaches in Boracay and Egypt.

Karim el Khouly has been teaching for a couple years and is a team rider for Cabrinha Egypt.

Hilary Huffman is a great kiter and has a lot of experience. She knows kiteboarding well and will be a good beginner instructor for women.

Blake Olsen has been teaching for over 7 years and centers around the world. For the past 3 years he has been teaching exclusively progression lessons to help existing kiters improve and foiling for the past 3 years. He is one of the best instructors for foiling and freestyle tricks in the world.

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Date & Time

16 June 2019
22 June 2019
07:00 AM
04:00 PM