International Meeting of Kite in Berck-sur-Mer. - Photo Plisson

International Meeting of Kite in Berck-sur-Mer.

From 16 to 25 April 2011 the 25th International Kite Meeting took place in Berck-sur-Mer. The kite flyers come from all continents to play with the wind on this beach which was the cradle of aerial photography by kite. The sight of these flying games gathers now over 700 000 visitors, and the records of these unusual creations of giant kites are beaten every year. This year, the winner is 150 meters long, 65 meters wide and required more than 3000 hours of work!