CHE SHALE KITE MASTERS, MALINDI
The small town of Malindi is at the centre of a strip of idyllic tropical beaches offering the visitor a wide range of world class resorts and quiet relaxing hideaways.
This tranquil haven is home to several well established resorts, and many private guesthouses scattered through the forest along the deserted shore.
Malindi is now attracting devotees of the ocean’s latest thrilling action sport- Kitesurfing.
The third edition of the annual CHE SHALE KITE MASTERS will take place at Che Shale, 20 minutes drive from Malindi town, beginning August 16th -18th, 2012
Like the prior years, the event will again raise funds for Watamu Turtle Watch.
Kitesurfing attracts thousands of devotees to Kenya and East Africa every year. The sport has a positive impact on the environment (powered by wind only) and has created jobs for local Kenyans along the coast from Diani to Lamu. Malindi now has its own annual Kite surf event at Che Shale.
Kitesurfing has become one of the fastest-growing sports in the world and will be featured as the newest watersport at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio.
Professional and local riders will take part in a fierce battle for the top prize in Freestyle, Racing and Wave riding events.
Perfect wind conditions, beautiful tropical beaches and ready access to Kenya’s world famous game parks brings out Malindi as an exciting new destination for ocean borne adventure.
This years event promises an amazing weekend of Kitesurf competition, beach games, raffles, BBQ beach party, fashion shows and more – All towards raising funds for Watamu Turtle Watch.
For more information about the event please contact Che Shale on Email:
or call 0728 714 175 or Visit www.CheShale.com