Targeting girls and women all over the world the 2012 KB4girls GLOBAL events will visit almost every continent and include events in Sydney/Australia, Pranburi/Thailand, San Francisco/USA, El Gouna/Egypt, Lancing/Great Britain and New York/USA.
Structured as training and learning events for female kiteboarders of all levels the KB4girls GLOBAL events are made to empower girls and women through the sport of kiteboarding as well as the female only environment.
The KB4girls GLOBAL events are Charity events at the same time as they are instructional events for female kiteboarders of all levels. While each of the event will be free for the participating girls and women the participants are require to set up personal fundraising pages and raise funds for a local charity that is identified for each individual event.
Some of the amazing partnerships that were formed in 2011 will be continued into this year and will see collaborations with the KTA (Kite Tour Asia) in their event in Pranburi/Thailand as well as with the BKSA (British Kite Surfing Association) during the event in Lancing/Great Britain.
After releasing the KB4girls CHAPTER program in November 2011 the foundation has sanctioned its first 13 events and with each of these chapters holding a female event of some sort on a monthly basis the KB4girls CHAPTER events will be adding to the list of KB4girls event from now on. A total of 30 KB4girls CHAPTER events have already been announced to date and many more are to come, making it possible to support many more females through the program.
Sports model and 9x world champion, Kristin Boese, founder of KB4girls says: 'Due to the amazing support of our female ambassadors all over the world we were once again able to put together an incredible calendar and visit female kiters all over the world. I am really looking forward to each individual KB4girls GLOBAL event.'
She added: 'I also super excited about the incredible work of our first accredited chapters that have already announced a mind-blowing number of KB4girls CHAPTER events. I am so looking forward to seeing the chapter program unfold further and feel blessed to be able to work with such amazing women as our chapter ambassadors.'
The 2012 KB4girls GLOBAL calendar reads as follows:
March 10 to 11, 2012 Sydney, Australia
March 13 to 15, 2012 KTA Pranburi, Thailand
April 28 to 29, 2012 San Francisco, USA
June 15 to 17, 2012 El Gouna, Egypt
July 27 to 29, 2012 Lancing, Great Britain
September 21 to 23, 2012 Dream Extreme Montauk/NY, USA
KB4Girls is proudly supported by its founding sponsors Best Kiteboarding and DaKine as well as Baby-G, Vitamizzer and Elemental Herbs.
For further information about each individual KB4girls GLOBAL event and to register please visit:
For a list of the KB4girls chapters and a list of the upcoming KB4girls CHAPTER events follow the link below:
KB4girls is a foundations that empowers females through the sport of kiteboarding that was launched in November 2009 by 9x Kiteboarding World Champion Kristin Boese. While the international clinic events gives female athletes from around the world the chance to get together for a fun and female experience it also motivates them to push their kiteboarding skills to the next level and possibly start to compete in kiteboarding.
Another goal of the KB4girls events is to support local charities that reach out to females in need which is done through fundraising at the KB4girls events.
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