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Sport Kite Figures for 2017 AKA Convention

Novice Precision, Pairs Precision and Team Precision is to be flown in the traditional format of three figures then the “technical” routine.  Experienced and Masters individual precision will be flown under the rules of “Program Precision” where the flyer is allowed a...
Be Like Jon… Go to the Convention!

Be Like Jon… Go to the Convention!

Recently we had a chance to sit down with Jon Trennepohl of Skyburner Kites. He has attended the convention more than once, and is looking forward to attending this year. You can find out more about Skyburner Kites at: http://www.skyburner.com/ Tell me about yourself...

Regular Registration ends 9.15.2017

Did you know that the next change to registration for the AKA Annual convention happens on midnight of September 15th! Regular registration is now $250, but on the morning of September 16th it will jump up to ‘At the Door Prices’ of $290. Don’t wait...

AKA Candidate Bio/Statements

2017 AKA Election Presidential Candidate Bio Nicole O’Neill   A year ago I was asked if I wanted to step up to the challenge of running the American Kitefliers Association. From the start I knew that if I committed myself to this, it would not be something that I...

Some FAQ's About the Sport Kite Competition

First things first: Recently the rule that effects how competitors qualify for nationals was changed. This raised some questions from members and we have collected them here for easy reference along with a message from the President regarding Sport Kite Competition....