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Star presents the new 2020 collection. Watch Luis Alberto Cruz, Joselito del Rosario, Micka Neral and Samulea riding at La Boca and Encuentro, Dominican Republic.

Sessions with Moona Ep. 17: Cabarete

Posted: 9th August 2019 by Paula Pintão in Allgemein
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A new episode of “Sessions with Moona” is out! Watch Moona Whyte having loads of fun in Cabarete, Dominican Republic.

Posito Martinez and Liloo Fourré exploring the Dominican Republic! Watch them riding at some famous spots like Cabarete, La Boca, Encuentro and Buen Hombre.

This new video of Laila Puehringer documents a typical day spent in Cabarete. Watch good times in the Dominican Republic!

Watch Dimitri and Cameron Maramenides training in Dominican Republic! Enjoy their fun foil race with DR crew, Aryen, Alex, Brad, Nisael, Kirstyn and Shawn O’Brien.

Music: YFU – Trap Beat

Jalou Langeree and Moona Whyte enjoying some fun free ride sessions at the famous spot Encuentro, in Cabarete. See for yourself!

Adeuri Corniel is pushing his limits and training hard at his home spot, in Cabarete. Enjoy his newest video “The Black Panther”!

Star team riders Luis Alberto Cruz, Joselito, Martha and Samuela show the new 2019 collection. The video was shot at Encuentro beach, Cabarete. Watch it here!

Kevin Langeree was recently in the Dominican Republic. Watch him shredding in Cabarete!

The Big Send-off Session in Cabarete


Paul Serin – Board-off board spin and product placement on point

With the main even wrapped up yesterday, today it was all about the Best Trick competition. The riders would be released on to the water one at a time, with the chance to go for one old school trick and one wakestyle / new school manoeuvre to make up their score.

There were two real standout riders in the men’s division – Luis Alberto Cruz and Carlos Mario. Carlos was going bigger than anyone and landed a beautifully clean ‘sent’ triple handlepass and he was gunning hard for a final shot at some glory after such a strong showing in the double eliminations.


Luis Alberto Cruz goes for his triple handlepass – and sticks it!

However, Carlos Mario then exploded on to the water with a kiteloop nine (a trick that could easily score him a ten from the judges in any heat) and then he landed a tweaked, clean double front roll board-off to follow up. High scoring tricks in both the new school and old school categories. Nobody match him today!


Carlos ‘The Unbeaten Bebe’ Mario

The men and women were riding in alternating heats and Pippa Van Iersel, who was consistently strong at this event taking third in both the single and double eliminations, then impressed the judges with a big blind judge and a kiteloop. This was a step up from what the other girls had done so far, the level had just been raised.


Pippa powers to first in Best Trick with a stomped blind judge

Hannah had landed a smooth board-spin board-off and answered back to Pippa’s blind judge with one of her own but it wasn’t as big so then it fell to Mikaili Sol to try and take her second podium.


Hannah’s blind judge was clean – but Pippa had the upper hand when it came to height

Mikaili stuck a nice slim chance and as she would be the last rider to hit the water she now had a real chance at taking the win. She lined up for her board-off and sent it but she scrubbed out hard on the landing so walked away with no points and, because she had no ‘old school score’, she’d have to settle for third.


Sol still stoked – You can’t take every podium after all…

So, at the end of that Carlos and Pippa took the wins after one hour of back-to-back bangers from the event’s top scoring riders!

CATCH SOME OF TODAY’S HAMMER-DROPS IN THE FINALS / BEST TRICK VIDEO

BEST TRICK RESULTS

MEN
1: Carlos Mario (BRA)
2: Luis Alberto Cruz (DOM)
3: Posito Martinez (DOM)

WOMEN
1: Pippa van Iersel (NL)
2: Hannah Whiteley (UK)
3: Mikaili Sol (BRA)

MAIN EVENT RESULTS

MEN
1: Carlos Mario (BRA)
2: Jesse Richman (USA)
3: Posito Martinez (DOM)
4: Paul Serin (FRA)
5: Nicolas Delmas (FRA)

WOMEN
1: Mikaili Sol (BRA)
2: Hannah Whitely (UK)
3: Pippa van Iersel (NL)
4: Pauline Valesa (FRA)
5: Osaia Reding Commaille (FRA)

TOP FIVE OVERALL AFTER THE GKA AIR GAMES CABARETE

MEN
1: Jesse Richman (USA)
2: Carlos Mario (BRA)
3: Posito Martinez (DOM)
4: Maxime Chabloz (FRA)
5: Nicolas Delmas (FRA)

WOMEN
1: Mikaili Sol (BRA)
2: Hannah Whitely (UK)
3: Pippa van Iersel (NL)
4: Pauline Valesa (FRA)
5: Osaia Reding Commaille (FRA)

Report: Matt Pearce
Source: global-kitesports.org