From July 24 to July 27 in the settlement Mirnyi of the Evpatoriysky area (Crimea), on the lake Donuzlav, will pass the second international is sports - the musical festival "Wings Donuzlava — 2008". It is a festival of modern water sports: windsurfing and kaytbording. Nikolayevets are going to participate in it also.
Organizers (the Sevastopol yacht marine "the Gold Symbol") promise not only sports competitions, but also the master - classes of world sports stars, and also concerts of popular performers. Three days on a big scene of a festival will pass performances of groups "Splin", "Mango-Mango", "Lyapis Trubetskoy". The second scene of a festival will be involved for entertaining actions and evening shows. Ruben Lenten, twenty-year kaytborder from the Netherlands known for the whole world becomes the special guest.
According to data of the official site of a kaytserfing in Ukraine, for participation in a festival 140 people from Odessa, Kiev, Dnepropetrovsk, Kharkov, Skadovsk, Sevastopol and other cities of the country were registered previously: 68 participants кайт - a marathon and 33 - кайт - freestyle. From the city of Nikolaev while it is registered three participants: Bogdan Beletsky, Vyacheslav Goncharenko and Vladimir Sliva. According to mk.mk.ua, to a festival there will go two more citizens, including Igor Malenko, the founder of school of a kaytbording and windsurfing to Rybakovke.
"If there is no wind, competitions can not take place. Speed of a wind has to be from 6 m/s, differently кайт won't fly up", - I. Malenko speaks.
However organizers of a festival assure that Donuzlava is feature considerable wind loading: in vicinities of the lake four large wind farms, and winds here the thermal are constructed - the are hotter, the blows more strongly.
Kaytserfing - a spectacular sport. This driving with kayty (kite) on water. In Ukraine the kaytserfing develops approximately since 2002. And the first All-Ukrainian competitions, according to I. Malenko, took place only last year.