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STACK Calendar

2016

These are the events so far for 2016.

Competition Events

These include events at which the UK National Championship will be held, and international competition events.

STACK UK National Championship
Date Event Location Type
11 - 12 June 2016 STACK UK National Championship - Southern Leg Dunstable Downs National Competition (IRB)
11 June 2016 STACK UK Multi-kite Ballet Championship Dunstable Downs Ballet Competition (for individuals flying 2 or more kites)
12 June 2016 STACK UK Freestyle Championship Dunstable Downs Freestyle Competition (Tricks Party - STACK variant)
2 - 3 July 2016 STACK UK National Championship - Northern Leg Souter Lighthouse National Competition (IRB)
2 July 2016 STACK UK Multi-kite Ballet Championship Souter Lighthouse Ballet Competition (for individuals flying 2 or more kites)
3 July 2016 STACK UK Freestyle Championship Souter Lighthouse Freestyle Competition (Tricks Party - STACK variant)
National and International Kite Competition Events
Date Event Location Type
9 - 17 April 2016 World Sport Kite Championship Berck-sur-mer, France International Competition (IRB, team only)
14 - 15 May 2016 French Freestyle Nationals Bray-Dunes, France Freestyle Competition (Tricks Party)
28 - 29 May 2016 Euro-Freestyle Cup Narbonne, France Freestyle Competition (Tricks Party)
11 - 12 June 2016 French Nationals - Part 1 (Individuals) Royan, France (South) National Competition (IRB)
18 - 19 June 2016 French Nationals - Part 2 (Pairs and Teams) Sisteron, France (North) National Competition (IRB)
24 - 25 September 2016 Open ballet competition Cervia, Italy Open International Competition (IRB)

Other STACK Events

The following are other events organized by STACK in the UK.

Other STACK events
Date Event Location Notes
9 January 2016 STACK AGM 2015 Faringdon

Kite Festivals

The following are Kite Festivals in the UK, with an indication if any STACK event is planned, or if STACK members will be attending and demonstrating.

UK Kite Festivals
Date Event Location STACK?
23 - 24 April 2016 Kiter's Jolly Up Cliddesden, nr Basingstoke
30 April - 2 May 2016 Blyth International Kite Festival Blyth Demos
30 April - 2 May 2016 Weymouth Beach Kite Festival Weymouth Beach Demos
15 May 2016 Streatham Common Kite Day Streatham Common
29 May 2016 Minchinhampton Family Kite Day Minchinhampton Common
4 - 5 June 2016 Basingstoke Kite Festival Down Grange, Basingstoke
9 - 10 July 2016 Brighton Kite Festival Stanmer Park, Brighton
16 - 17 July 2016 Leominster & Hereford Kite Festival Berrington Hall, Leominster
30 - 31 July 2016 Dunstable Downs Kite Festival Dunstable Downs
6 - 7 August 2016 Kiters' Jolly Up Cliddesden, nr Basingstoke
13 - 14 August 2016 Portsmouth International Kite Festival Southsea Common, Portsmouth Team demos
27 - 28 August 2016 Exmouth Kite Festival Imperial Recreation Ground, Exmouth Team demos
TBD September 2016 Brean Family Kite Day Brean Down, Brean

As far as we know, Bristol International Kite Festival will be taking a year off in 2016.

For further dates, see the Kite Calendar web-site.

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