11th of January 2014RADICAL ACTION AGAIN ON DAY 2.
A building breeze today gusting up to 27 knots allowed 5 more races on Day 2 of the Downunder Pro - Formula Windsurfing Oceanic & Australian Championships. Jesper Vesterstrøm clawed his way back in to the lead by 1 point ahead of teammates Sean O’Brien and Luke Baillie.
11th of January 2014PERFECT CONDITIONS FOR RACING ON DAY 1.
The first day of racing at the Downunder Pro - Formula Windsurfing Oceanic & Australian Championships had sailors on the water for 4 races in shifty, tactical conditions with Queenslander Sean O’Brien leading the event ahead of former World #1 Jesper Vesterstrøm from Denmark and Nathan Hohnberg.
4th of January 2014European Cup Final to be held in Greece ....
The Formula Series makes a welcome return to Loutsa Bay near Athens, Greece.
The event is confirmed for 25th to 28th September...
1st of January 2014IWA New Year Newsletter
26th of December 2013Ludovico Belli is 2013 North American Champion ...
This years North American Championships took place at Ransom Everglades School, on Biscayne Bay, Miami, Florida, from 20th to 22nd December.
18th of December 2013Gonzalo Costa Hoevel about One Design Racing – Interview
Gonzalo Costa Hoevel (ARG-3) just won the Formula Experience World Championships title in Brazil and the South American Formula Championships in his home country Argentina.
14th of December 2013The 2014 Downunder Pro Formula Windsurfing Championships is back on Botany Bay in Sydney .......
The location for the 2014 Downunder Pro Formula Windsurfing Championships is back on Botany Bay in Sydney. One of the glamour locations for Sydney windsurfing and suitable in all directions of wind; this is one of Australia’s premier racing locations.
12th of December 2013FW World Championships in 2014 at Azores
Praia de Vitoria will be the focus of the windsurfing world for 3 weeks next spring
11th of December 2013The Kiel event (June) is cancelled
but two new events in 2014 Euro Cup calendar:
May 27 > June 1 – Rollei Summer Opening, Sylt, Germany
July 22 > 27 – Volvo Surf Cup, Sylt, Germany
10th of December 2013I-To-I Results & Report
No broken gear this year and I think everybody had a good time.
8th of December 201310 venues confirmed for the 2014 European Cup ....
check out the confirmedcalendar for the 2014 series; with the possibility of 2 more venues to be added.
7th of December 2013An urgent change to rule B3.31 of the Racing Rules of Sailing
The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has published an urgent change to rule B3.31 of the Racing Rules of Sailing. The change will be effective from 1 January 2014.
The urgent rule change was authorized during the ISAF Annual Conference in Oman as permitted by ISAF Regulation 28.1.2.
Click here to Download all changes and corrections made since the publication of the RRS 2013-2016.
7th of December 2013i-to-i race is on .....
The race is this Sunday, 12/08/13. The wind has been blowing early so the skipper’s meeting will be at 8:30 a.m. on Sunday at the shore in front of the launch area, about 100 yards north of the parking lot. There will be some time to finish rigging after the skipper’s meeting with a target race start at 9:30 a.m
23rd of November 2013FW Worlds - 28th April to 3rd May ..
The Notice of Race will be published very soon with some great news regarding flight and accommodation offers.
TAP are once again sponsoring the event - with discount flights and equipment carriage deals.
Meantime - note the one day change to the schedule: the event now finishes on Saturday 3rd.
Those racers staying on for the IFCA Slalom Worlds- note revised dates of 5th to 10th May, again finishing on a saturday.
20th of November 2013Formula South American Championships ...
Welcome to the site of the South American Championship Formula Windsurfing and Formula Experience 2013, our goal is to provide all the information needed to enjoy the event as best as possible before and during the event -www.sudamericanofw.com.ar
20th of November 20132013 -- I-to-I Race
Coming up will be the 11th year of the i-to-i! Time flies. It doesn't seem that long ago we ran the first one.
13th of November 2013Oceanics - new dates, new venue
The 2014 Downunder Pro and Formula Oceanic Championships will be hosted by the Georges River Sailing Club, on Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales.
6th of November 2013Baltic Cup Series confirmed for 2014 ....
The 2014 Baltic Cup series was finalised today with the announcement that the final leg of the tour will take place in Liepaja, Latvia, from 8th to 10th August.
15th of October 2013Bond, Champion of Britain!
The final event of the UKWA Formula series crowned a worthy champion this year, Chris Bond. Boards catches up with Chris to find out more about the event and his successful year.
7th of October 2013Invitation to Austrian Windsurfing Championships
The International Austrian Windsurfing Championship will start in a few days!
7th of October 20132013 North Americans return to Miami
Alex Morales and the crew down in Miami will be hosting the 2013 Formula North Americans on Biscayne Bay from 20>22 December.
4th of October 2013INVITATION TO AUSTRIAN WINDSURFING CHAMPIONSHIPS ...
I am proud to inform you that the International Austrian Windsurfing Championship will start in a few days!
FORMULA until 13ktn and SLALOM if there is wind with more then 13ktn...
28th of September 2013FW Ranking 2013 - 2014
Preiss, Kornum and Dale on top of the FW Ranking...
19th of September 2013NoR for South Americans published
Peru Beach in Buenos Aries will host the 2013 South American Championships from 9th to 14th December.
17th of September 2013Baltic Sea crossing by Janis Preiss ....
On Tuesday 10th of September, around 12PM, windsurfer Janis Preiss returned to Latvia. The day before, September 9, he crossed the Baltic Sea on his Gaastra Formula windsurf board from Liepaja (Latvia) to Gotland (Sweden) with assistance of supporting yacht “Nordic Virgin“ and made the 320km in 11 hours. It took 8 years to achieve his dream.
14th of September 20132013 Ronstan Bridge to Bridge report
Ronstan Bridge to Bridge race pits kite boarders, windsurfers, skiffs & cameramans against each other & mother nature in an epic 7 mile downwind sprint from the Golden Gate bridge to the Bay bridge.
9th of September 2013 2014 European Cup Series
29th of August 2013Overall results after 9 events of European Cup
1) Valentin Brault FRA-823
2) Maris Birzulis LAT-11
3) Filip Korczycki POL-555
Check out full ranking
27th of August 2013Formula Windsurfing fleet had been invited to race on the Americas Cup course
27th of August 20132013 Annual General Meeting Minutes
Annual General Meeting of the International Formula Windsurfing Class held on Thursday 11th July 2013 in the competitor area, event site, Viganj, Croati. Here're minutes from the 2013 AGM.