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Global Kitesports Association e.V.

Gärtnerstrasse 89

20253 Hamburg



Tel.: +49 (0) 172 2922807



Mission Statement

The Global Kitesports Association 

(GKA) as representation of interests of the kite-sports industry supports and promotes the interests of all (professional) kite riders.


Secretary General:

Dr. Jörgen Vogt



Till Eberle (1st Chairman)

Robby Naish (2nd Chairman)

Clinton Filen (Treasurer)

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Latest press release (deutsch)

Kiteboarding Youth Cup 2016

Safety Standards

The GKA set oneself the target to make the kite-sport safer as it is today. That aim shell be achieved by the development of safety-standards. All GKA-member-companies agreed working jointly together to standardise safety-measurements.

The safety standards shell help the consumer to find the right product more easily. The companies on the other side shell have the certainty to enter other markets like France for instance without legal obstacles.