6th of June 2004

Worlds Qualification


Attached is the final list of competitors who have qualified for the 2004 World Championships in Leba .
These are sailors that have qualified via the system of regattas selected by the Class Committee as a result of the AGM decision at Dranske ,Rugen , 2003.
At the Committee Meeting held during the European Championships in Garda it was decided to revise the Qualification System (QS) for the 2004 Worlds . This was primarily due to the cancellation of the selected QS regattas in early 2004 .
It was decided to increase the quota of places allocated to the 2004 Europeans , and to increase the "places by right " allocated to member National Windsurfing Associations (NWA's) from 1 to 2 places .
Places by right will be determined through the system approved by NWA , and need not include sailors who have qualified at the nominated regattas (ie one of the 55 listed in the attached document ).
NWA 's are invited to submit their nominations for the 2004 Worlds , with a completed entry form (see Notice of Race ) by 30 th June .
Sailors wishing to apply for a "wildcard " entry should submit their application to the IWA Office by June 30 th.


2004 MENS WORLD QUALIFIERS

1) Steve Allen AUS 0 (World Champion )
2) Micah Buzianis USA 34 (LEBA 2003)
3) Wojtek Brzozowski POL 10
4) Kevin Pritchard USA 3
5) Sam Ireland CAN 1
6) Gonzalo Costa Hoevel ARG 3
7) Antoine Albeau FRA 192
8) Ross Williams GBR 83 (SYLT 2003)
9) Pieter Bijl NED 0
10) Jimmy Diaz ISV 11
11) Brian Rogild DEN 173
12) Phil McGain AUS 7
13) Ben Van Der Steen NED 57
14) Devon Boulon ISV 1 (WORLDS 2003)
15) Andrea Cucchi ITA 1
16) Arnon Dagan ISR 1
17) Ramses Landman NED 72
18) Roy Van Koolwijk NED 97
19) Alberto Menegatti ITA 456
20) Chris Mgrath PUR 5 (SOUTH AMERICANS 2003)
21) Wilhelm Schurmann BRA 999
22) Paulo dos Reis BRA3333
23) Leonardo Rebello BRA 121
24) Elizeu Viera BRA 15
25) Gabriel Starosta BRA 307
26) JesperVesterstrom DEN 111 (OCEANIC CHAMPIONSHIP 2004)
27) Sean O’Brien
28) Mike Nelson
29) Sam Parker
30) Brett Morris
31) David Morehead
32) Keith Atkinson GBR 56 (NORTH AMERICANS 2004 )
33) Antoine Questel FRA 99
34) Seth Besse USA 64
35) Jason Voss USA 8
36) Mike Zajicek
37) Tom Nagy FRA 30
38) Michael Polanowski POL 16 (EUROPEANS 2004)
39) Pavel Hlavaty POL 11
40) Przemek Miarczynski POL 126
41) Jamie Lever GBR 5
42) Ron Ruiter NED 1111
43) Hubert Mokrzycki POL 25
44) Adri Keet NED 34
45) Wilko Dijkstra NED 315
46) Dan Ellis GBR 52
47) Gerald Pelleau FRA 17
48) Giorgio Giorgi ITA 125
49) Marco Begalli ITA 415
50) Robert Aberg SWE 13
51) Miguel Martinho POR 5
52) Dale Ansis LAT 13
53) Janis Preiss LAT 23
54) Erwan Jauffroy FRA 15
55) Fernando Martinez ESP 71

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Following this years AGM Vasco Chaveca has decided to step down from the class committee.

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There have been no proposals submitted to change Class Rules or Championship Rules.
AGM_agenda_proposals_2014.pdf
Delegate_appointment_AGM.pdf
PROXY_VOTE_FORM.pdf

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It may be the first visit to Croatia for an IFWC Worlds, but if you are not booked in now you may be asking yourself - Why Not !?
The Agenda is long, even without many submissions to vote on, because there are some important "discussion" items that will help drive future class policy .

Agenda & proposals
Voting Paper

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26th of November 2012Class Rules updates

The updated version of class rules is now available.