Riverview Park Launch Ramps:
The City of Pittsburg Riverview Park Jetty has two non-motorized watercraft launch ramps (not for beginners), launching/landing posts, lockers (bring your own lock), sandy walkways, outdoor showers, a live webcam, and more that facilitate an awesome day on the Delta.
Downwinders, Lessons, & Equipment Rental:
Contact The KiteBar, Pittsburg's local kiteboard shop and café for information on how you can explore the Delta on a kiteboard from Pittsburg.
Upcoming Kiteboarding Events:
Stay tuned for the announcement of the date for the Fourth Annual Delta Board Meeting - Kiteboarding Competition! This event is a Pittsburg favorite, occurring generally mid-summer (late June) when the wind and weather are perfect!
Past Kiteboarding Events:
||June 28th, 2015: The Delta Board Meeting/Launch the Launch Ramp Event|
|June 25 & 26, 2016: Second Annual Delta Board Meeting Kiteboarding Competition|
|June 24 & 25, 2017: Third Annual Delta Board Meeting Kiteboarding Competition|
2015 Delta Board Meeting Video by Konstantin Othmer, featuring former Mayor Pete Longmire:
Pittsburg in the Press:
The Kiteboarder Magazine
Media and Video Links:
1. Contra Costa Times:
2. Pressure-drop.us: http://www.pressure-drop.us/forums/showthread.php?4249-Pittsburgs-Riverview-Park-Launch-Site-Opens-With-A-Big-Celebration!&highlight=pittsburg
3. Woo Sports Blog:
4. The Kiteboarder: http://www.thekiteboarder.com/2015/07/delta-board-meeting/
5. Vimeo video by Anton Lilljegren: https://vimeo.com/132280100
6. Video by Konstantin Othmer with mayor: https://youtu.be/IaByvZ1gl5s