Posted On: 31/03/2015 09:57:51
The top formula racers from around the world are gathering in Praia de Vitoria, on Terceira island, in the Portuguese Azores, for the 2015 Formula Windsurfing World Championships. The pre entry list includes multiple world champions - Steve Allen from Australia (3 times world champion) and Ross Williams from Great Britain (2 titles and the current world champion). Casper Bouman, from the Netherlands, will no doubt be wanting to add 2015 to his 2013 world title.......( more )
Posted On: 28/03/2015 14:52:32
The Speed Team Makkum have announced the creation of a speed sailing channel in Makkum, a small coastal town located in the northwest of the Netherlands.
The stakes are high. Europe aims to become the speed sailing capital; France and the Netherlands have been improving the conditions and chasing world records in speed sailing.......( more )
Posted On: 28/03/2015 14:19:57
by Jesper Vesterstroem (DEN-111) pic Manuel Rosquete
So I decided to make the trip to Miami to see what the 2015 IFJU FINS / FORMULA US EASTERN CHAMPIONSHIP was all about. Alex Morales, owner of Tillo International and associated with IFJU fins was organizing the event and he did so in style!......( more )
Posted On: 28/03/2015 10:33:02
The Windsurfing Euro-Cup is gaining further momentum. Now the Euro-Cup office announces the addition of a great final event in Turkey to the Windsurfing Euro-Cup tour 2015. The Windsurfing Euro-Cup Goeztepe in Urla-Izmir will take place from August 25th to 29th and offers a prize money of eur 15.000,00.......( more )
Posted On: 28/03/2015 10:23:00
We are happy to announce the first updates and additions to the 2015 EFPT calendar.
Also in 2015 the first EFPT event will be the 'Chiemsee European Tow-In Championship' in Podersdorf from the 30th of April until the 3rd of May. We are looking forward to the start of the season with a huge show at the night tow-in of the first day, where spectacular moves and an amazing atmosphere have been guaranteed year by year.......( more )
Posted On: 04/03/2015 15:23:23
Great news from Vasco Chaveca who is organising the Monsaraz World Festival of Formula in Lagos, Portugal. Additional sponsorship has been raised and the following prize money will now be distributed to the top 3 in the following:
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Good News from Greece
Posted On: 26/02/2015 10:19:06
The good news here in Greece is, for the first time, the Hellenic Sailing Federation has invited Techno 293 Class competitors to join in the ATHENS EUROLYMP WEEK taking place at the Faliron Olympic Complex, Marina Delta Kallitheas from 13th to 19th March 2015.
Click Here to view the Notice of Race
Posted On: 25/02/2015 23:43:57
The Hong Kong Race Week started Saturday 14th February hosting for the first time the ASAF Youth Cup with the RS:One Class amongst other Sailing Classes.
The Hong Kong Royal Yacht Club of Middle Island has been delivering an outstanding welcome and race management for this second ASAF Youth Cup stop over.......( more )
Posted On: 25/02/2015 23:36:15
An exceptional vintage with 205 racers! The 11th Med Cup were held in the bay of Marseille and superbly organised by the YCPR (yachting Club de la Pointe Rouge) and the FFV (French Sailing Federation).......( more )
Alberto Menegatti RIP
Posted On: 24/02/2015 11:52:42
Many tributes are being paid today by the windsurfing community to Alberto Menegatti who has passed away in Tenerife, aged just 29, a sudden and tragic loss. Our thoughts are with his family and friends.
Posted On: 20/02/2015 17:14:32
The Monsaraz Lago Alqueva 2015, came to a end, it's a pity because it was a great event for the first event of the year in European Cup. We started with a big fleet of 42 guys from 4 countries, Portugal, Spain, UK and France. Maybe 2015 will be a great year for Formula Windsurfing in Portugal. Every year the fleet is growing a lot and now is the biggest class of Windsurfing in Portugal. ......( more )
Posted On: 13/02/2015 15:13:06
Notice of Race for the 2015 TECHNO 293 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS including the 2015 TECHNO 293 JUNIOR (U15) EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS, the 2015 TECHNO 293 YOUTH (U17) EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS and the 2015 T293 PLUS EUROPEAN CUP has now been published.......( more )
Posted On: 11/02/2015 16:19:54
In the spring of 2012 the article published below appeared in Volume 22, Issue 2, of "Masters Matters", the journal of the Canadian Masters Windsurfing Association (CMWA). A small group of enthusiasts came together to restart the windsurfing class they had loved, and they found out they were not alone . . .......( more )
Posted On: 11/02/2015 12:10:20
The journey of the biggest windsurfing class in the world continues in 2015. The main focus of the class stays the same: fun and fair racing in a friendly atmosphere. The growing number of competitors on all continents shows it is focused in the right direction. ......( more )
Bic Techno 293 Calendar 2015
Posted On: 11/02/2015 10:19:35
Posted On: 09/02/2015 11:55:21
A short day on the beach for the races with a grim forecast which ended in racing being postponed for the day at 12pm finalised the results for the 3rd and final day of the Downunder Pro - Formula Windsurfing Oceanic & Australian Championships. Steve Allen took the event win ahead of Janis Priess from Latvia defending Australian champion Sean O'Brien. ......( more )