Over 30 countries, representing 5 continents, have signed up for the forthcoming Techno 293 world championship hosted by the St Francis Yacht Club on San Francisco Bay.[more]

Most of those nations have taken up the offer of charter equipment that is being provided by Bic Sport – the company have committed to supplying a record number of boards and rigs for this event – 150 sets are being despatched from their HQ in Vannes, France.

There are a limited number of sets still available for individuals to book – but the absolute deadline for confirming a reservation is May 20th.

To make a booking contact – t293@internationalwindsurfing.com

Racing will take place in front of Crissy Field – a national park adjacent to the host club – with the iconic Golden Gate Bridge as a backdrop. Launching is from a safe beach; prevailing winds are sideshore from the west; and good wind statistics.

Bring it on !