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UKSA Youth Week 2003 / WHITE AIR Extreme Sports Festival
Posted On:  29/05/2003

UKSA Youth Week 2003 / WHITE AIR Extreme Sports Festival
Dates 25th-28th October
In association with UKSA /Wightlink/ /F2
Part of Europe’s leading extreme sports festival…WHITE AIR 2003. (full festival duration Oct 25th-Nov 2nd)
Zapcat Racing / Wavesailing / Slalom Racing / Surfing / Kitesurfing / Mtboarding / Trials Bike / BMX


Dear All,
Based over half-term this unique UKSA Youth Week is now in its sixth year and a must for anyone interested in taking Youth WINDSURFING (wave/freestyle)and KITESURFING to a new level. If you know of any budding Youths then please pass on the information.

2003 Youth Week Confirmed
For the sixth year the prestigious UKSA Youth Week has now been confirmed once again for 2003 as part of the legendary White Air Extreme Sports Festival.

Top level training and competition
A fantastic opportunity consisting of top level training/contest for all youths 19yrs and under. Entry is limited and open to all windsurfers and Kitesurfers. The course is designed for intermediates onwards and accommodation will be based at the UKSA Sailing Academy which has superb centre in Cowes catering for a huge range of watersports.

Pushing the limits of Youth competition and a chance to meet the ‘stars’
Designed to push the limits of youths on the water under the guidance of the prestigious UKSA Academy and some of the Worlds top Stars!
World Cup trainers and 'Star' celebrity sailors are always in attendance at White Air for the UKSA Youth Week. In the past some of the very top names in the sport have been helping out. World Champions Karin Jaggi, Francisco Goya and Nik Baker plus top International Kitesurfer and Champion Wavesailor Danny Seales, Ben Hambury and Kirtsy Jones, John Skye, Chris Audsley plus many more have all put themselves out to be on hand at the UKSA Youth Week as part of White Air, helping advance the sports directly to the new generation of youths with the passion and unrivalled experience that can only come from the best in the World.

A chance to use all the latest equipment
All the latest gear inc boards, sails, and rigs will be on hand full time for the UKSA Youth Week competitors to use compliments of youth sponsor partners F2/Arrows

Sponsored Entry fee includes
All accommodation at the prestigious UKSA Academy, food(3 meals a day), pick up from the Wightlink Ferry terminal at Portsmouth, training, contest, (light wind surfing option), prize night, live groups party, lectures, prize talks, ferry travel, pick-up from and delivery to the beach and a chance to quiz the stars!

Free introductory lessons on site
Plus for spectators/friends/family FREE introductory lessons in kitesurfing, windsurfing, and Mountain Boarding throughout the White Air festival..all you need to know about equipment, courses, and job opportunities with the UKSA Sailing Academy

UK’s largest festival including Demo/Trade marquees
Huge trade marquees on site with all the latest equipment from the sports of, Windsurfing, Kitesurfing, Surfing, Zapcat Power Boats, Mtboarding, Skateing, BMX,
Schedule
Saturday 25th; Pick-up from Wightlink IOW Car Ferry Portsmouth terminal. The UKSA will meet you, transfer all the gear in trailers, and take you over to the IOW for a briefing at the UKSA Sailing Academy. After lunch you will then go straight to the beach and out windsurfing and kitesurfing. There will also be a light wind surfing option each day. Then back to the UKSA for dinner.
Evening entertainment; there is something on every night and there a huge range of options from bowling and cinema to a great gym, live music and live bands all under the guidance of the UKSA.
Sunday 26th ; Breakfast and then down the beach by 10am for a full day on the water.
Evening entertainment will include a talk by one of the Stars and include a fun prize contest.
Monday 27th; On the beach by 10am! Tuition plus a competition on the water.
Evening entertainment will also include another tuition/talk show plus other options later.
Tuesday 28th; On the beach by 10am! Tuition plus a competition on the water.
Evening will have the prize giving at the White Air festival and include live bands.
Wednesday 29th; You will be taken back to the ferry by the UKSA trailers.

MORE INFORMATION / ENTRY FORMS
For more information on entry please contact;
Direct link;
http://www.whiteair.co.uk/youthweek.htm
email;nigel@whiteair.co.uk


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