China national kitesurfing teamwasofficiallyfounded with the support and authorizationfrom the Water SportsAdministrativeCenter ofState GeneralAdministration ofSports of China and the Chinese Yachting Association.
Kitesurfing in China has beendeveloping among the people throughmainly commercial promotion.With kitesurfing racingdisciplines included in the official competitionof2018Youth Olympic Games inArgentina and theaccelerating progressof kitesurfingenteringthe Olympic Games,the sport is drawingrisingsocial attention. The Water SportsAdministrativeCenter ofState GeneralAdministration ofSports of China and the Chinese Yachting Association have beenfollowing the development of kitesurfing in Chinaand hosted several kitesurting events and coach training programs. Since July 2017, kitesurfing has been officially included in the training of China sailingteam,with the participation of kitesurfingcoachesandathletes inseveral training programs ofnational sailing team with satisfactory results.
The China kitesurfing trainingteamis composed mainly of WeifangBlueFantasyKitesurfingClub,with the best kitesurfing coaches and athletes in China. Our team members are as follows.
Coach:Lin Wenliang,Deng Xiaocheng
AssistantCoach:Wang Fei, Xie Weixin
Athletes: male: Zhang Haoran, Wu Jiangang,ZhaoTengfei; female: Chen Jingyue, Xu Yinghao, Li Kewen
With theChinanationalkitesurfing teamofficially founded, it willrepresent China to attend major international events this year, e.g., Youth OlympicQualification,Youth Olympic Games inArgentina,International KitesurfingChampionship, AsianKitesurfingChampionship, etc. In the meanwhile, professional kitesurfing trainingcenters will be set up inWeifang,Bo’ao,Pingtan, etc., tofurther enhanceboththeperformance of China kitesurfing team and the overallcompetitiveness ofkitesurfing sport in China withscientific training methods.
Wish China kitesurfing teamexcellent performance infuture competitions.