Rider Information -  Notice of Race

Program

The schedule may change due to the weather and wind conditions. Every participant need to register at the event side in person and need to attend the Skippers-Meeting to avoid penalties or disqualification.

The registration at the event side will close as stated:

-        Long Distance Race – 3rd  February 2017 10:30 am (local time)

-        Race and Freestyle – 4th-5th February 2017 09:30 am (local time)

The online pre-registration will close on 2nd February 2017 06:00 pm.


Disciplines and categories

The disciplines are „Long Distance Race“, „Race“ and „Freestyle“. The Freestyle competition will only start if there is enough snow. The event will offer the following categories: men and women snowboard and ski. For every discipline there need to be a minimum of three registered participants. The participants need to be minimum 14 years old and provide a written approval of their parents or guardians.


Rules
All disciplines will follow the rules for Snowkite competitions based on IKA, CKI, FIV and the Race Director.

The Race Director will announce the formats, safety instructions and rules at the Skippers Meeting. All information will be published at the Notice Board. “Last Minute” information will be announced by the local commentator.

Registration

Please find the registration deadlines pointed below as states at “program”. The online registration is already open. Online registration can be make via our websites www.snowkite-italia.it and www.snowkite-open.com. Also have a look at our Facebook Fanpage: Campionato italiano Snowkite. The registration can be only finalized by the online payment.

Disciplines and costs

Entry fee only for Long Distance discipline = 35 Euro (1 day)

Entry fee for one discipline = 70 Euro (Race or Freestyle/ 2 days)

Entry fee for Long Distance and one discipline = 100 Euro (Race or Freestyle, Long Distance/ 3 days)

 

Attention: It can only be started in one discipline. As freestyle and racing can take place at the same time.

 

Equipment

Every rider need to wear a helmet at any time of the competition. Every kite needs to include the standard safety-equipment (Quickrelease, Saftey-Leash). The rider can use all kind of kites in every size.

Disclaimer

Every participant need to take their own decision of taking part and continuing the competition. Every rider is taking part at his/her own risk and responsibility. The organizers accept no liability for any damage to persons or property, both on land as well as in the Snowkite-area.


Prizes

The first three places will be honored with medals and goodies (if provided)

Italian Competition: The first three places will be honored with medals and goodies (if provided)

German Competition: The first three places will be honored with medals and goodies (if provided)

Swiss Competition: The first three places will be honored with medals and goodies (if provided)

Deposit 

For starter-number the participant need to pay a deposit of 30 €, which will be returned at the end of the event.


Racing Area

The competition area will change due to the wind direction. At every Skippers-Meeting the course will be announced.

 

Program:
Friday, February 3rd

10:00h Registration "Long Distance" at the event

10:55h Registration Deadline

11:00h Riders Meeting

12:00h Possible Start "Long Distance"

16:00h End of the competitions and après kite in the tent & Prize giving ceremony "Long Distance"

 

Saturday, February 4th

08:30h Registration Racing and Freestyle at the event

09:30h Registration Deadline

10:00h Riders Meeting

11:00h Possible Start Race / Freestyle

16:00h End of the competitions and après kite in the tent
19:30h Dinner for all riders in Hotel Edelweiss 19,50 € per person. There is a menu with soup, appetizer, main course               and dessert. Sign in at Registration.

 

Sunday, February 5th

10:00h Riders Meeting

10:30h Possible Start Race / Freestyle

15:00h End of the competitions

16:00h Award ceremony of the "Italian Champions" "German Champions" "Swiss Champions" and "Snowkite Open Champions"

The schedule may change depending on weather conditions.