Christian Tio, Julius Non Gave an Exciting Performance during the 2nd Leg of ICTSI Philippine Kiteboarding Tour in Boracay

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Here's the highlights of Day 2 of the Boracay leg of Philippine Kiteboarding Tour. Congrats Christian Tio for winning the men's freestyle and Lisa Nikitina from Russia for the women's freestyle category. Full recap of the event soon.Posted by MyLife On Board on Saturday, January 9, 2016

The ICTSI Philippine Kiteboarding Tour – started January 7, Wednesday at Aqua Boracay by Yoo in Bulabog Beach, Boracay. Welcome dinner sponsored by By Da Way Sports Bar and Restaurant. Atte Kappel from Sweden riding Flysurfer wins the Masters Twin Tip Race Division with a 5.0 nett, followed by our PKA President Jay Ortiz riding Cabrinha with a 10.0 nett. Carlo Leongson from the Philippines is 3rd with a 12.0 nett, 4th place also from our home country Eddie Garcia with 18.0 nett and Mariel Candava for 5th place with a 24.0 nett.

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For Mens Twin Tip Division, Julius Non from Caliraya wins with a nett score of 10.0. Followed by Bong Fernando a local from Boracay with a nett of 12.0. On 3rd place is Ronnel Mateo with a nett of 16.0. Doque delos Santos for 4th Place with a nett of 17.0 and Christian Tio our Red Bull International rider for 5th place with a nett of 19.0.

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On Womens Twin Tip Division, Lisa Nikitina with a nett of 6.0 leads, followed by Kathrin Bogwardt second place from Germany scoring 9.0. Viola Kaukonen for third place with a nett of 17.0, fourth place is Mary Jane Gajisan with a nett of 22.0 and for 5th place is Liezl Tio with a nett of 28.0.

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Novice Mens Division, lead goes to John Clyde Prado scoring 7.0 nett, Gordon Gelito for second with a score of 7.0 nett and for third is Jondymar Cortes with a nett of 17.0. William Cansino fourth place with a nett of 28.0 and for fifth place is Blazej Schmidt with a nett of 29.0. Sabrina Savnik from Slovenia leads for the Novice Womens Division scoring a 6.0 nett. Second is Jinah Kang from Korea with a score of 8.0 nett and Lynley Teng from the Philippines with a score of 6.0 nett for third place. Theresa Szewczuk with a 25.0 nett for fourth place and for fifth place is Iryna Nikitina with a score of 30.0 nett.

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Day 2 of the competition started of with Mens Freestyle Division, Christian Tio and Louis Hutter had a bye and advance straight to the 2nd round. For semi finals, Christian and Andrey Salnik had a tight battle. The judges had a tough time deciding but Christian’s score is higher than Andrey with a score of 31.5 – 30. French rider Louis Hutter beat Sergei Sotov from Russia with a score of 31 – 30 and advance to finals. During finals, Christian Tio beat Louis Hutter with a score of 31.5 – 31. Moving on to Womens Freestyle Division, Lisa Nikitina from Russia won 1st place followed by a German rider Kathrin Bogwardt fpr 2nd place. Franziska Limmer from Germany won 3rd place and for 4th place is Viola Kaukonen from Finland. Ended the day with “Floating Bar” by Boracay SunCruiser and followed by PKA tradition dinner “Boodle Fight” at Hoy Panga. Lisa Nikitina our freestyle champ won a Cabrinha board during the raffles. What a lucky girl!

Last day of the competition started with Hangtime Womens Division. 5th place is Franziska Limmer with 2.82 seconds followed by Viola Kaukonen for 4th place scoring 3.15 seconds and Lisa Nikitina for 3rd place with a score of 3.19 seconds. Mary Jane Gajisan for 2nd place with 3.33 seconds and for 1st place is Kathrin Bogwardt with a score of 3.57 seconds. For Mens Hangtime Division, 5th place from Russia is Kirill Litvinov scoring 5.23 seconds and for 4th place with a score of 5.64 from Caliraya is Sassan Moscoso. Mike Blomvall from Sweden won 3rd place with 5.85 seconds followed by Atte Kappel for 2nd place scoring 5.87 seconds and for 1st place Ken Nacor with a score of 7.39 seconds.

Awarding ceremony was held at Aqua Boracay beachfront. Prices given by our PKA President Jay Ortiz, Vice President Ken Nacor and our Tour Sponsor Nenette Graf from Greenyard Boracay. After party with the competitors, social guest and PKA crew at Area51 where our Rescue Marshall Reo Mendoza a.k.a The Blindside (one of the best Dj’s in Boracay) who will bring us good vibes and play some wicked tunes tonight.

Here’s the highlights of Day 2 of the Boracay leg of Philippine Kiteboarding Tour. Congrats Christian Tio for winning the men’s freestyle and Lisa Nikitina from Russia for the women’s freestyle category. Full recap of the event soon.

Posted by MyLife On Board on Saturday, January 9, 2016

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Local Sponsors:

Aqua Boracay, Municipality of Malay, Valhalla Restaurant, The Lazy Dog & Breakfast, Lemoni Cafe & Restaurant, Freestyle Academy Kitesurfing, Vavuud, Area51, Boracay Suncruiser, Blue Bayou Boracay, Boracay Box & Ladder Hostel, Ultimate Apparel, Damiana’s, Smoke Resto, By Da Way Sports Bar & Restaurant, Hoy Panga Boracay & Gypsea Shack, Double Dragon Apparel, Surf Kitch, Dos Mestizos, Palassa Spa, Bom Bom Bar, Pat’s Creek Bar, Boracay Water, Lokal Shop, Lokal Snack Bar, Gusto y Gusto, Boracay Sun, My Life on Board and PCTV.