Monday, 29 October 2012 22:25
Dublin, Ireland – October 29, 2012: Official results are in today following the close of round three of the 2012 Fantasy KSP powered byFantastar.com. Variable conditions at the Aer Lingus Kite Surf Pro Ireland made it extra challenging for fantasy players to pick the eventual event winners.
Following yesterday’s finals, points were tallied and the Fantasy KSP winners were determined. The Aer Lingus Kite Surf Pro’s mobile format was the first of it’s kind on the KSP World Tour and dished up a range of different wind directions and wave types. The varying and unpredictable conditions added an extra twist for KSP Fantasy players to pick the best overall riders at the various contest venues.
In addition to the challenging conditions, the deteriorating wind on the final day of cometition resulted in 2 female and 12 male riders all tying for equal first, making it an even more thrilling Fantasy Round.
Not factoring into the Fantsy results were the prizes for the top 3 heat scores awarded at yesterday's prize ceremony. Brazillian rider Guilly Brandao won top honors for his total heat score of 15.9, followed closely by fellow countryman Sebastain Ribeiro in second and Mitu Monteiro (CPV, F-One) in third.
The winners will be contacted via e-mail to claim their prizes.
Watch the action from the final day here.
Fantasy KSP enables fans and kitesurfers from around the world to participate in the KSP World Tour by assembling their own dream team of tour riders prior to each world championship tour event and “betting” on them to win awesome prizes. Fantasy KSP is free, fun, and open for all to play. Log onto www.kspworldtour.com/fantasyleague.html to learn more about the game and how to create your fantasy team!
Be sure to catch round 4 of the fantasy KSP for the Ho’okipa Kite Surf Pro Maui. Stay tuned for the riders list to be confirmed.
Tune in to www.kspworldtour.com/live for the KSP World Championship Tour Finals at Ho’okipa Beach in Maui, HI from Nov. 29 – Dec. 8.
The Aer Lingus Kite Surf Pro 2012, organized by Freeride Ireland, is sponsored by Aer Lingus, ION Essentials, Pure Magic, Hertz, Achill Tourism, Cully & Sully, IKSA, Leader, NDP, EAFRD, SW Mayo Development, DECLG and as well as The Strand Hotel and the Teach Cruachan B&B.