...many competitors were hoping to get races completed in order to bring into play another discard
A light forecasted SE was fighting with the NE thermal. Each wind direction negating the other.
Aeolus the Greek god of wind returned to Marathon Bay providing us with 5 races in 10 to 16 knots of NE thermals.
Day 2, was the kind of day that (heavier), older guys like me, see in our nightmares. Yet for others (more fit, younger, lighter), light wind, is their advantage.
64 competitors from 17 nations, 3 continents, were split into two fleets. Youth and women's fleet, and Masters fleets raced on an inner and outer course.
30 competitors from 8 countries competed for the 2016 European Championships titles at Monument Beach, Liepaja including former world champions Steve Allen (AUS) and Wojtek Brzozowski (POL).
Like always Lagos is a amazing place to race in any kind of Windsurfing Class, always amazing conditions and also a amazing organization by the local Club.
Lagos is the 5th event of the Formula Windsurfing Portugal Series 2016
An international wind- and kitesurfing regatta NeilPryde Baltic Cup Estonia were held at the Bay of Tallinn from Friday 17th to Sunday 19th June 2016.
The Algarve windsurfer Miguel Martinho was awarded the European Formula Windsurfing Masters Champion title, this Sunday, May 22, after winning the 12 championship races held over five days off the Praia da Rocha, Portimão.
It was a very hard day.
The first day of racing in this amazing European Championship
Liepaja, “City where wind is born”, will once again host a Formula European Championships.
The countdown for the deadline of pre-inscription with the discount of 30€ is today.
Once again we had a big event in Alqueva in this little paradise we have in Portugal, for those of you that don´t know is one of the biggest Lakes in Europe, in the middle of Portugal with amazing conditions for nautic sports and for many other sports.
Again the paradise of Alqueva had everything except wind.
ll Formula guys were waiting for this fantastic and amazing event, not only because is one of the best events we have every year but also the amazing place that is Monsaraz and the Lake Alqueva, a beautiful place.
Portimao in May – sun, warm water and great wind conditions for formula racing!
As usual for an event so early in the global year, all the latest and greatest equipment was ready to be tested in actual racing conditions with the new Hollow PD Board probably creating the most interest.
The 2016 formula windsurfing European season kicks off with the Alqueva/Monsaraz European Cup from 24th to 27th March.
Lago Alqueva European Cup
Portimao European Formula Festival
Lithuanian Baltic & European Cup
Estonian Baltic & European Cup
Navy Day Festival & European Cup
2016 Liepaja European Cup Windsurfing Festival
Latvia, Monument Beach, Liepaja
World Formula Festival, Marathon Bay
Greece, Near Athens
Russian Formula Windsurfing European Cup
Russia, Sevastopol, Crimea