201712oct(oct 12)9:30 am15(oct 15)9:30 amEvent OverFormentera Kitesurf Loop9:30 am - 12:30 pm (15) CET Estany des Peix (38°43'45.21"N 1°25'1.15"E) Event Organized By: GravityCartel SurfShop Calendar:Festival Save PosidoniaCategory:SportsType:Formentera Blue Experience Event TagsSave Posidonia Project
Enjoy your passion, experiencing the coast of Formentera in a unique loop, which in four stages offers the incomparable experience of discovering and enjoying the entire coast of the last
Enjoy your passion, experiencing the coast of Formentera in a unique loop, which in four stages offers the incomparable experience of discovering and enjoying the entire coast of the last paradise of the western Mediterranean.
The 4 stages of the loop will consist of either riding or in the case of bad conditions, walking or running to reach the destination. GPS instruments and mobile phones are strongly recommended to use and bring along. The challenge is within you and is not dependent on wind conditions. It’s a unique challenge that involves getting from point A to point B. In addition to living an unforgettable experience, each participant, in any of the modalities, will be sponsoring 25 square meters (1 Euro/ sqm) of posidonia and will become part of the sponsors of posidonia club, collaborating in the preservation of this precious ecosystem. Formentera Blue Experience Kite Loop- surround Formentera in 4 stages: Experience the beauty of posidonia and surround Formentera by kite discovering different beaches and kitespots. A challenge possible for everyone as we split the surrounding of the 23 km long island into 4 stages.
So there will be plenty of time to discover the island, to meet new friends on the water, to go diving, hiking and to enjoy the music festival too.In
In case of unfavorable conditions, the athletes are required to pack their gears strategically making the walk or run possible WITH all gear in hand.
The Kite Challenge is within you. We do it for the Posidonia. We do it for the Oceans.
Meeting Time: 09:00 h
Departure: 09:30 h
Arrival (Max.): 12:30
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2017
Departure: Estany des Peix (38°43’45.21″N 1°25’1.15″E)
Arrival: Cala Saona (38°41’36.12″N 1°23’24.00″E)
Total: 7.30Km (3,94 nautical miles)
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2017
Departure: Cala Saona (38°41’36.12″N 1°23’24.00″E)
Arrival: Es Copinyar (38°40’18.96″N 1°29’41.47″E)
Total: 18.30Km (9,88 nautical miles)
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2017
Departure: Es Copinyar (38°40’18.96″N 1°29’41.47″E)
Arrival: Es Pujols (38°40’44.46″N 1°30’46.41″E)
Total: 26.77Km (14,45 Nautical Miles).
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2017
Departure: Es Pujols (38°43’32.42″N 1°27’20.27″E)
Arrival: Cavall d’en Borràs (38°44’26.95″N 1°25’47.12″E)
Total: 16Km (8,64 nautical miles)
Prices for those who bring their own material
Normal / Formentera Residents 50% discount
1 day: 75€ (50€ + 25€*) / 50€ (25€ + 25€*)
2 days: 125€ (100€ + 25€*) / 75€ (50€ + 25€*)
4 days: 220€ (195€ + 25€*) / 125€ (100€ + 25€*)
Prices for those who rent material
Normal / Formentera Residents 20%discount
1 day: 125€ (100€ + 25€*) / 105€ (80€ + 25€*)
4 days: 420€ (395€ + 25€*) / 380€ (355€ + 25€*)
* All prices include 25€ donation to Save Posidonia Project
Requirements to participate
- A mínimum of 10 persons is required.
- Experience in Kite.
- All participants must be of legal age (+18), in the case of having a minor (+16), must be accompanied by an adult accompanying him at each stage and sign a document that will be with him at all times, as well as demonstrate that he has experience in Long Distance Tours in Kite.
- It is essential to know how to swim and not to present any illness or sickness that can compromise the safety of the group.
- All participants must express their commitment to the preservation of Posidonia.
- All participants agree to follow the instructions at all times of the guide.
- Respect for the heritage and private property of the island.
- Registration fee.
- Support on land and water.
- Insurance for the event.
12 (Thursday) 9:30 am - 15 (Sunday) 12:30 pm CET
Estany des Peix (38°43'45.21"N 1°25'1.15"E)
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