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2015 – Enid, OK

2015 – Enid, OK

38th Annual American Kitefliers Association Annual Convention and Grand Nationals – Enid, OK Here are all the results from the Grand National Sport Kite Championships and the Kitemaker events of the 2015 AKA Annual Convention held in Enid, Oklahoma [hr] Sport...
2015 – Bobby Stanfield

2015 – Bobby Stanfield

Nomination letter: This nominee’s innovative designs have been admired world wide and have inspired many people to build on his contribution. From his methodical cleaness of design to his innovative contribution of connectors, this nominee has given the kite...
2015 – Phil Broder

2015 – Phil Broder

Nomination letter: Phil first became interested in kites in 1993, when he drove past the first Chicago Sport Kite Festival and thought it looked interesting. He stopped and talked to a guy who turned out to be Jim Miller, and the rest is history. He started off flying...
2015 – Kathy Goodwind

2015 – Kathy Goodwind

Nomination letter: For nearly 4 decades, this nominee has built a world-wide reputation as a designer, manufacturer and retailer of kites. This nominee first got her introduction to kiting by attending a kite festival in the mid-1970s. Soon after she started making...