Posted On: 24/05/2016 14:12:21
Algarve windsurfer Miguel Martinho (Clube Naval de Portimao) was awarded the European Formula Windsurfing Masters Champion title, this Sunday May 22, after winning the 12 championship races held over five days off the Praia da Rocha, Portimao. Vasco Chaveca also from the Algarve and representing CNPortimao played a thrilling final day, losing the 2nd place overall and Masters in the last race, in which he did not participate due to an asthma attack on the water.......( more )
Posted On: 22/05/2016 12:33:35
The Annual General Meeting of the International Speed Windsurfing Class shall take place on the evening of June 3rd 2016.
The exact venue and time will be published on the event Official Notice Board.
Those members unable to attend to vote in person may vote via e-mail - see agenda for details
Posted On: 20/05/2016 12:51:34
Everything started at 10.00 for the Skippers meeting, a very early skippers meeting considering the forecast was saying that the wind would only pick up around 15.00. The CR told all competitors that we would do 4 races today, two back to back, a rest of 45m and another two races back to back. ......( more )
Posted On: 20/05/2016 12:27:44
With the wind blowing early and the waves building yet further it was straight into competition this morning.
In the Women's fleet Ingrid Larouche took five wins out of five to secure her dominant win with high forwards, and aggressive wave riding. The fight for second place was a close one between Anna-Maria Zoillet and Deniz Aslan, with Zollett taking it a couple of points ahead.......( more )
Posted On: 19/05/2016 11:03:13
Today was the first day of racing in this amazing European Championship, but before starting to race we had between 9.00 to 11.00 the late registration, for the competitors that only could arrive today. At the end of the registration we have 26 competitors, from 7 countries. ......( more )
Posted On: 14/05/2016 19:02:59
Coming up on 3rd to 5th June 2016, don't miss the Major of Kalisz Cup taking place in Szale, Kalisz, Poland. Maybe a small lake but definitely a big festival type of event with a 100 + boards racing watched by 15,000 spectators during the day on the beach. ......( more )
Posted On: 14/05/2016 12:23:13
Last weekend, 7th and 8th May, Lake Domasa in East Slovakia hosted the first Supercup event of the 2016 season. 33 competitors from Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovakia sailed 7 races in 2 days.
Part of the event was a long distance race (which counted as a single race towards the final results) where all non locals had a chance to explore the lake and see little bit more of the nice scenery that surrounds Domasa. ......( more )
Posted On: 09/05/2016 15:44:29
Soma Bay is a coastal resort on the Red Sea in Egypt, 45 km south of Hurghada International Airport. The self-contained community of Soma Bay is a peninsula surrounded on all sides by the sea. About 5 km in length and 2 km wide, the peninsula is accessed via a 7 km private road through a single controlled entry gate.......( more )
Posted On: 07/05/2016 13:27:57
Thanks to the great support of the windsurfing community 14 year old Karolina Berankova (ATU Kosice) will go to RIO.
She won a competition on Facebook where people had to like her video. The windsurfing community all around the world helped Karolina to follow her dream to go to Rio to see the Olympics.......( more )
Posted On: 02/05/2016 11:33:33
Founded in 2005, the Top of the Gulf Regatta Presented by Ocean Marina is the region's largest and most diverse regatta of its kind with keelboats and multihull classes racing over four days (1st to 4th May) and the dinghies, Thailand Optimist National Championships and RS:One Asian Championship racing over three days.
The championship, open to all, allowed international racers to compete through innovative race formats. RS:One is a multi generational, one-design windsurfing board featuring an easy and light performing 7.8 rig. Espoirs (youth under 22 years old), Seniors (under 40 year old) and Masters (older than 40), men and women, can race together on the same starting line in a collective fleet. ......( more )
ISWC Notice of AGM
Posted On: 22/04/2016 15:27:24
The Annual General Meeting of ISWC shall take place during the forthcoming World Championships on Fuerteventura (1st to 5th June).
The exact date and agenda will be published no later than the 20th May. View full notice
Posted On: 21/04/2016 20:48:46
The RS:One Class, in partnership with the Chinese Taipei Sailing Association and the Windsurfing Club Guan YIn Ting, will hold the 2016 RS:One World Championships from the 26 September to the 1st October in Penghu, Taiwan.......( more )
Posted On: 20/04/2016 16:17:51
Liepaja, "City where wind is born", will once again host a Formula European Championships. The 2016 championship will form the centrepiece of the Liepaja European Cup Windsurfing Festival which will take place from 8th to 13th August.
The venue will be Monument Beach and is organised by Janis Jekabsons and his Windsurfing Club Rietumkrasts.......( more )
Posted On: 19/04/2016 16:13:24
An amazing event in a fantastic place for Formula Windsurfing is just four weeks away. Praia da Rocha, Portimao, is all set to welcome FW Masters, Women and Youth for their European Championships and this is also a ranking event for Seniors.
Top competitors from 6 European countries already have their names on the entry list
. Add your name
during the next six days to claim your 30 eur discount on the entry price!......( more )
Great Conditions on the Final Competition Day in Almanarre
Posted On: 17/04/2016 11:41:53
A smooth start on the final competition day with a poor predicted forecast, creating another relaxing vibe on the beach. But… then it all changed as the wind shifted offshore and slowly started to increase as the day was heated up by the superb clear sunny skies.....[more]
Posted On: 17/04/2016 11:34:11
Sailing is in for thrills and spills at the 2018 Buenos Aires Youth Olympic Games with sailors to compete across five of the fastest classes around.
The Men's and Women's Windsurfer, Techno 293+, remains on the YOG programme with the introduction of Men's and Women's Kiteboarding, IKA Twin Tip Racing, and the Nacra 15 Mixed Multihull.......( more )
Posted On: 15/04/2016 19:39:38
It's official - the 2016 Dunkerbeck GPS Speed Challenge will crown Speed Sailing World Champions, from June 1st-5th, in Fuerteventura's Matas Blancas, Canary Islands.......( more )
Posted On: 15/04/2016 10:42:08
Day 3 at the 2016 Junior Youth and Masters European Championship was a long and a good day, the competitors finally switched their game face on and were all excited for some action after 2 days of waiting for the wind. Unfortunately the winds dropped in the late afternoon causing the elimination # 3 to stop at Heat 5 and 6 of the Youths and Masters.......( more )