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by PRESS RELEASE
Wed Jul 14, 2010 1:41 pm
Forum: Kite Events
Topic: BKSA Hunstanton Round 2
Replies: 16
Views: 2455

Re: BKSA Hunstanton Round 2

Thanks to everyone - pity we did not have 1 hour more wind

Video up this week

Full write up Here

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by PRESS RELEASE
Wed Apr 21, 2010 8:00 pm
Forum: South Coast
Topic: Southdorset Kitesurfing Club
Replies: 35
Views: 7721

Re: Southdorset Kitesurfing Club

The BKSA are still reciving members for the South Dorset Club and paying in fees to an account so there is money to use for Kitesurfing in this area - perhaps you should contact the BKSA for more details

As far as we know it is still in existance

Richard
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07980 553057
by PRESS RELEASE
Thu Apr 01, 2010 7:08 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Word of Warning for All IKO instructors or Candidates
Replies: 30
Views: 3583

Re: Word of Warning for All IKO instructors or Candidates

Further to IKO comments the facts are thus - The BKSA, for their own reasons, decided to do their own thing The IKO chose to Break away at the begin of 2007 from the BKSA when the BKSA had discovered thier plan to get the present BKSA head of Training sacked by means of using (then current alligned ...
by PRESS RELEASE
Thu Apr 01, 2010 2:44 pm
Forum: Kite Events
Topic: European Tour
Replies: 3
Views: 1103

European Tour

This in from Germany Come on Boys and Girls lets see some UK riders ! The Kitesurf Tour Europe is just about to start its first event in Podersdorf (Austria). Also we have found a perfect location for the fifth and final event in poland. But: I discovered that there is not one rider from the UK! Are...
by PRESS RELEASE
Thu Apr 01, 2010 8:31 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Kitesurfing and the Olympics
Replies: 5
Views: 659

Re: Kitesurfing and the Olympics

I think you will find it was an April fools Guys !! I checked this guy has nothing to do with IKA or Olympics ! From Kiteforum- Very Frequent Poster Joined: Sat Mar 16, 2002 1:00 am Posts: 2567 Location: Retailer/distributor Ok, ok, it was all a joke. The article was written by a journalist friend w...
by PRESS RELEASE
Tue Mar 16, 2010 2:57 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Organisation Wars
Replies: 141
Views: 11110

Re: Organisation Wars

Dear All I am quite happy to answer any questions the BKSA membership or any kitesurfer chooses to ask me However I am not happy to keep posting on this forum as it is so time consuming Please email the questions you wish to ask and I will answer as quick as possible. If you want to post my answers ...
by PRESS RELEASE
Mon Mar 15, 2010 9:35 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Organisation Wars
Replies: 141
Views: 11110

Re: Organisation Wars

Adebo That is a very serious allegation One I have not done In fact I have attended 3 meetings of the IKA Dusseldorf Jan 2009 I attended before the BKSA were members of the IKA - with Dave Williams ( International UK Speed sailor, Mauruicio Toscano PKRA) One nights accomadation We drove to save mone...
by PRESS RELEASE
Sat Mar 13, 2010 9:45 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: BKSA joining the IKA - what do you think?
Replies: 32
Views: 3299

Re: BKSA joining the IKA - what do you think?

Re candidates for AGM A notice of AGM went out some 35 days ago The membership were asked to submit yourselves if you wished to stand We needed more people on the board as 4 would have stood down by the next AGM I have phoned people I know will contribute to the sport in a positive way It is not abo...
by PRESS RELEASE
Sat Mar 13, 2010 9:40 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: BKSA joining the IKA - what do you think?
Replies: 32
Views: 3299

Re: BKSA joining the IKA - what do you think?

Yes I am - it is not a secret - I was appointed in Dec 2009 The BKSA joined the IKA prior to that in April 2009 after some significant changes alongside 20 other National Associations Joining the IKA was for the benefit of UK riders who compete Nationally and Internationally and costs the BKSA 200 e...
by PRESS RELEASE
Sat Mar 13, 2010 9:38 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Organisation Wars
Replies: 141
Views: 11110

Re: Organisation Wars

Yes I am - it is not a secret - I was appointed in Dec 2009 The BKSA joined the IKA prior to that in April 2009 after some significant changes alongside 20 other National Associations Joining the IKA was for the benefit of UK riders who compete Nationally and Internationally and costs the BKSA 200 e...
by PRESS RELEASE
Thu Mar 11, 2010 5:12 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: BBC filming Southwest - Weston Super Mare
Replies: 0
Views: 444

BBC filming Southwest - Weston Super Mare

The BBC are making a documentary about weather in the Somerset/Gloucestershire region and are looking for stories and characters to help illustrate the programme. Do you kite-surf at Weston-super-mare? Do you have stories to tell about your experience or footage of your mates getting Big Air? Would ...
by PRESS RELEASE
Tue Mar 09, 2010 4:54 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Organisation Wars
Replies: 141
Views: 11110

Re: Organisation Wars

Dear Socca

You obviously are extremly well educated and ask many interesting questions

Perhaps it would be easier to phone me and I will more than happy to answer as many questions that I can

Look forward to hearing from you

All the best

Richard

01305 813555
07980 553057
by PRESS RELEASE
Mon Mar 08, 2010 7:15 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Organisation Wars
Replies: 141
Views: 11110

Re: Organisation Wars

Also some questions being asked about the BKSA This decsion was taken at a board meeting 13th Feb to investigate the IKA and the ban on riders as raised and on the Agenda prior to meeting- full minutes exist on all of this who was talked to etc 1 board member and Hon member was tasked with talking w...
by PRESS RELEASE
Mon Mar 08, 2010 7:06 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Organisation Wars
Replies: 141
Views: 11110

Re: Organisation Wars

I belive that a lot of people do not realise the benfits of being members of the IKA Below is a guide to how the IKA was formed what it is doing and why - IKA – the story so far There has been a great deal of talk and misunderstanding on forums about what the IKA stands for and what it is setting fo...
by PRESS RELEASE
Wed Mar 03, 2010 8:28 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Instructor Insurance
Replies: 7
Views: 751

Re: Instructor Insurance

BKSA now do Insructor Insurance which will cover you upto 180 days abroad ( exceptions apply see website) However you must be a qualified upto date BKSA instructor Cost £100 cover immediate http://www.britishkitesurfingassociation.co.uk/bksaonlinestore/erol.html#1X0" onclick="window.open(this.href);...