The International Kiteboarding Association is responsible for the central and joint management of five World Sailing International Kiteboarding Classes.

The IKA is also conducting an annual snowkite circuit for skis and snowboards, see


The activities of the IKA include:

The principle members of the International Kiteboarding Association are the "National Class Associations" (NCA's).

The National Class Associations are the national associations governing kiteboarding around the world in their respective country.Their contact details are available in the Membership section.