Hydrofoil Pro Tour : Final / Australia

Hydrofoil Pro Tour FINAL  : AUSTRALIA

& Australian KiteFoil Nationals

26-29 November 2016

We are excited to announce the dates for the FINAL stop of the 2016 Hydrofoil Pro Tour.
Wrapping up the tour, riders will be heading to Rockingham, Western Australia.
The world’s very best hydrofoil racers, as well as those simply looking for an incredible racing location will be enjoying the warm seabreezes.
Credit: Eternal Bliss
Hosted by TCYC, this stadium Sailing Arena is the perfect setting and event location to crown the 2016 Hydrofoil Pro Tour Champion.


The Kiteboarding Australia KiteFoil Nationals will also be run so expect to see all the top racers from the Oceanic region in spectacular attendance.
Want more?? The weekend after is the, now world famous, Red Bull Lighthouse 2 Leighton open ocean race. [ Red Bull L2L Website ]

Credit: Red Bull L2L
The week after Red Bull L2L is Sail Melbourne World Cup where the Top 20 Kite Formula Riders will race for $20,000 Prize Money [ Sail Melbourne Website ]

Credit: Sail Melbounre

$37,000 Prize money up for grabs over 2 weeks of racing in Australia!!

See ya down under soon!!!!
“By the Riders, for the Riders”


Australia – Official Event Documents

  • Notice of Race – See the Australia Notice Board [click here]

Entry fee

  • International Entry $275 AUD
  • Australia Residents $360  (Includes Australia KiteFoil Nationals entry)


  • Dinner
  • Regatta pack
  • All Social functions
  • Travel transfers – Vehicles sponsored by John Huges
  • Cheap Breakfast & lunch options at the sailing club

Weather & Conditions:

  • Leading into summer it will be mild 20-25C with the occasional very hot day +30C.
  • The afternoon thermic seabreeze here is legendary, and is 15-20knots most days.
  • There is also the chance of a lighter day (10knots) if a high pressure cell moves past the region but typically only lasts 1 day.
  • You may want to bring a 2mm shortie wet-suit as the seabreeze can add some wind chill when it gets strong


Option A: Rockingham Apartments




proudly sponsored by John Hughes

Transport & Transfers

  • John Huges has kindly sponsored a number of vehicles to be used for transporting riders and provided transfers to and from the airport.
  • Ensure you provide your flight details to ahansen@whispir.com

Credit: http://finishingtouchgallery.com.au



Additional Information:

  • If you do not have an answer for one of the fields on the registration form (example: ISAF sailor ID number) just write “not available” and we will sort this out at the on-site check-in
  • If you wish to arrive earlier than the competition dates, please get in touch with Andrew through his email: ahansen@whispir.com

Credit: http://www.eternalblissimages.com.au

Rockingham, Western Australia