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Asian Windsurfing Tour - Penghu Pro-Am
Posted On:  10/10/2005

November 10-14, 2005

The Asian Windsurfing Tour, Presented by Neil Pryde, is proud to announce the return of the Penghu Pro-Am. This year the event will include:
STD figure 8 High Wind Slalom
Long distance race
Neil Pryde RS:X
Possible visit to the amazing Speed Bar (weather permitting)

There will also be expression sessions in freestyle and the return of the Fat Front Loop contest with competitors being judged on how stalled you can make your loop.

Penghu Details

November 10: Registration and warm-up
November 11: Slalom action & RS:X
November 12: Slalom action & RS:X plus Freestyle expression session and Fat Front Loop contest
November 13: Morning Slalom & RS:X finals.
Afternoon: trip to Peng Peng Beach (speed bar) weather permitting. Free accommodation provided on Bird Island.
November 14: Morning - Speed Racing / Free sailing at Speed Bar.
Afternoon - return to Makung.
Evening Prize Giving / Awards Dinner

Prices & Prizes
Registration fee: US$50
Accommodation: US20 per night
Total Prize Money: Approx US$6,000
Equipment Prize Value: US$3,000
Additional lucky dip prizes

Rental Equipment
Available on a first come / first served basis:
High wind sails from Neil Pryde and a variety of boards including JP, Starboard and Naish.
Rental rate: US$50 per day.

Mens (under 40)
Silver Masters (under 50)
Gold Masters (over 50)
Junior (under 20)
A division requires a minimum of 5 competitors.

For more information contact Alex Mowday in Penghu at or

Asian Windsurfing Tour Schedule
Taiwan: Registration 10 November. Racing 11,12,13,14.
Malaysia: Registration 11 January. Racing 12,13,14
Indonesia: Registration 18 January. Racing 18,19,20,21
Philippines: Registration 23 January. Racing 24,25,26,27,28
Saipan: Windsurf Registration 9 February. Racing 10,11,12 Kiting: 8 & 9 February.
Korea: May ~ dates to be confirmed

For more information contact
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