Organisation/WS Class Reports/2007
2007 Class Reports to ISAF Windsurfing Committee.
Founded in January 2001, when it was first incorporated as a Limited Company in the UK, the International Windsurfing Association was formed to unite the sport of windsurfing: to provide a focal point for information and central administration for all classes.
The 2007 Executive Committee is made up from:
Paul Leone – President & Raceboard Chairman
John Ellis – Hon. Treasurer (Professional Accountant)
Ceri Williams – Executive Secretary & IFWC Chairman
Bruno de Wannemaeker – President Elect (2008) & IFCA President
Peter Davis – ISWC Chairman
Ezio Ferin - Techno 293 Chairman
Vincenzo Pottini – MOD representative
Jean Francois Reggio – IMCO Chairman
Remi Vila – FE Chairman
Diederik Bakker – Coaching / Olympics
Marc Cardon – Junior and Youth development
Jan-Cas Smit - Speed
Craig Gertenbach – Industry Representative
* Peter Krimbacher stood down during the year to be replaced by JF Reggio.
Annie Dollery – Administrative Secretary
Significant developments during this year include:
i) ISAF recognised the Techno 293 Class as an International Class; the IWA continues to promote the worldwide development of junior and youth racing through the class.
ii) ISAF recognised the Speed Windsurfing Class as an International Class – ISWC.
iii) ISWC and Formula Experience classes join IWA.
The IWA works vigorously to develop competitive windsurfing; to publish a clearly defined structure for the sport and to co-ordinate the international calendar.
The reports of the Class Chairmen/Presidents follow.
IWA - to unite, to assist, and to serve.
IWA Executive Committee