Dear Snow Kiters!
You are invited to take part in the biggest snow kiting marathon event in the world on Zhiguli Sea, Russia, from Feb.1 to Feb.7, 2010.
The recent "Zhiguli Sea 2009" marathon was the battle field of more than 100 competitors representing 26 regions of Russia, Estonia and Ukraine.
The race runs on the ice of man-made Zhiguli Sea of Volga River, City of Tolyatti, Samara Region. Besides the marathon race of 40-50km there will be a free-style event and speed trials. Kite skiers will be competing separately from kite snowboarders.
Participants will be accommodated in the Sadko hotel situated just 300m away from the start line.
Samara city international airport Kurumoch (KUF/UWWW) is 40km away from the hotel and can be reached directly by the foreign participants.
Excursions and entertainment are planned by the Organizing Committee for all participants.
Additional information will be published on the web site www.sila-vetra.ru and duplicated at WISSA.ORG in English.
Please send your questions directly to the Chief Organizer Alexey Rajev.
Dibutil: This might be a great opportunity to evaluate the conditions of the new pretender for the WISSA 2011 host. Also a warm-up before WISSA 2010! Everyone is welcome.