Polish rider Maciej “Zimas” Zimowski plans to beat kitesurfing Guinness World Records in “The longest kite surfing journey” discipline. Current record: 369.7 km / 229.73 statue miles was set in May 2010 by Phillip McCoy Midler (USA))
Zimas will be kiting from Peninsula of Suez Gulf in the area of Adabiya Port (29°50’54.71″N, 32°30’8.96″E) to El Quasir Kalawy Imperial Hotel (26°30’40.92″N, 34°4’11.65″E) in Egypt, close to the coastal zone. Time of the challenge was set on between 20 and 30 June 2012, depending on the weather and wind conditions.
Zimowski is a kitesurfing instructor (11 years experience as a kitesurfing IKO Level 2 Senior instructor) and a founder of RedSeaZone kitesurfing school and Nobile Test Center located in ElGouna, Egypt. Check out the video to see more about his adventure!