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December 17, 2009
Kitesurfer becomes first Russian extreme sport champion

Russia is historically strong in a number of sports, but kitesurfing (also known as kite-boarding) is not one that usually comes to mind.

A young Russian man named Pyotr Tyushkevich recently became the world champion.

Russia Today‘s Robert Vardanian shows us what eye-catching kitesurfing and its new star are all about.

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