The first ever CR:X Dealer conference took place at the beginning of April in Brest.
Hosted by Groupe Satet the French and Benelux distributor – guests were treated to a number of presentations, demo of kit and great food right by the waters edge.
It was the first time that many distributors had met each other and was a great opportunities to exchange ideas as every market is different.
Mike Raper Division Manager of CR:X gave a couple of presentations and got on the water to show what was capable on the equipment in the varied conditions on the foil set up in 25 knots onshore to 10 knots bang offshore.
Also on hand was Managing Director of prydegroup Patrick Pender who was on hand to chat with every distributor.
Richard Gowers CR:X Class Secretary had this to say about the event ” It was great to share our thoughts on the class with so many great distributors, the future is very strong for the class as it is an affordable easily understood set of equipment in the world of kiteboarding being the only one design class.”
In attendance were distributors from the following countries – UK, Poland, Denmark, South Africa, Egypt, UAE, Oman, France, and USA.
Also in attendance were Ikitesurf Magazine test editors Sukie Robertson who came over from the UK.
A big thankyou to Damien and JC from Groupe Satet who organised a great meeting.