Posted On: 16/01/2021 20:45:09
Windsurfing Queensland will be hosting the Bris Vegas Windfoil Pro' from January 29 to 31 at The Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron. Sponsored by Patrik Windsurfing, three days of epic racing in summer sea breezes is expected on the beautiful sailing grounds of Waterloo Bay.......( more )
Posted On: 04/01/2021 11:12:34
20 December 2020, Muscat: The Sultanate of Oman has been chosen to host the 2021 Asian Windsurfing Championships, marking a return to elite international competition for the Techno293, Techno293Plus and the foiling Formula Windsurfing class, which is included for the first time in Asian Windsurfing Championship history. ......( more )
Posted On: 29/12/2020 14:55:45
2020 was a unique year not just for the Supercup windsurfing series. Despite the hard times we managed to keep the flame burning and organize all three Supercup events this year. With total of 123 participants in Techno and Raceboard classes. Big thanks to all the organisers and participant this year, who often had to walk an extra mile just to make simple things happen. ......( more )
Posted On: 23/12/2020 15:21:59
Season's Greetings and memorable windsurfing around the world in 2021
the IWA team
Heading into the future - Class submissions
Posted On: 21/12/2020 13:38:35
2020 has forced many of our classes to hold their Annual General Meetings online with some notable outcomes coming from the Techno and Formula Windsurfing meetings.
Please follow these links to Techno and FWC AGM summary and minutes.
Starboard receive 2020 World Sailing 11th Hour Racing Sustainability Award
Posted On: 09/12/2020 16:46:36
Starboard (THA), the leading manufacturer of Stand Up Paddle boards and windsurf boards, including the iQFOiL, the Paris 2024 Olympic Men's and Women's Windsurfer Equipment, have won the 2020 World Sailing 11th Hour Racing Sustainability Award.[read more]
2020 Annual General Meetings
Posted On: 02/12/2020 10:56:19
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed many of our plans this year including annual general meetings of many of our classes.
In December we will have host the Raceboard and Formula Windsurfing and Techno293 AGMs.
Posted On: 05/11/2020 12:05:06
Back in January the Techno 293 OD was looking at another full year programme of local, national and international events, culminating in a showcase World Championships at the legendary spot of Torbole on Italy’s beautiful Lake Garda. Since its inception, Techno 293 OD has grown exponentially, first in its home country of France, and then very quickly throughout the sailing world. .......(more)
Posted On: 29/10/2020 13:40:43
With a splendid day of sun and wind from the north, the Techno 293 international event began at the Circolo Surf Torbole, on Garda Trentino, replacing the World Class Championship postponed to 2021. About eighty participants, at least half of the expected, but the organizing club, certainly understanding those who could not be present, is still committed to maintaining this important appointment, especially because it is reserved for young people. ...... ( more )
Posted On: 25/10/2020 09:34:04
A drizzly and slow wake up on the last morning of the IQFOiL International Games in Campione, Lake Garda, but the sun, just like the excitement, was just behind a thin layer of clouds, as the knock-out Medal Series were in sight.
A revolutionary system for the next-to-be Olympic sail board, with three races for the top 12 of the Opening Series: a Quarter Final among riders from 12th to 5th, four then access to Semi Final joining the 4th and 3rd overall, and the first two to cross the finishing line go on to compete in a winner-takes-all Grand Final race with the 2nd and 1st of the Opening series. (...... more
Posted On: 24/10/2020 09:45:38
Day 4 ended up being a forced rest day for the almost 200 riders coming from 29 nations for the first big, global event of the Paris 2024 Olympic sail board, organised on Lake Garda, by Univela Sailing, Societa Velica Garda Salo and the iQ Foil Class.
The thick clouds didn't allow the morning North wind to pick up, nor the Southerly breeze to fill in, the rains fell relentlessly all day on the sails and boards on the huge, and soaked, grass field by the yacht club. ......( more )