27th of June 2011THE AUS-120 COACHING PROGRAM COMES TO MAURITIUS!

About 6 months ago I got some emails from some sailors in Mauritius asking about formula sails and fins. With +10,000 islands surrounding Australia, I’d be lying if I said I didn’t have to quickly throw Mauritius in to Google Maps and just check exactly where it was……….

27th of June 2011Formula Europeans update ......

The organiser of the Europeans in Liepaja, Latvia, has launched an event website -
http://www.rietumkrasts.lv/fwec/

The online entry, via iwa webite , is also now available - register early to get a discount on the entry fee:
ONLINE ENTRY

27th of June 2011FW ranking 2011

Wilhelm Schurmann still on top of FW Ranking...

18th of June 2011Training in Puerto Rico

I arrived here in Puerto Rico Yesterday. Gonzalo has been here over a week training with Nahuel Abran from Argentina.
Conditions are looking nice, yesterday we sailed all day well powered up on 11s.

4th of June 2011Logistical advice and help for competitors attending FW Worlds ….

We have received requests for advice and help from racers wishing to combine their plans for both PWA Aruba and FW Worlds in Puerto Rico.

3rd of June 2011Special offer with Lufthansa – discounted travel for FW European Championships and Grand Prix attendees

Lufthansa German Airlines offers a comprehensive global route network linking Riga, Tallinn with major cities around the world. As the Official Airline to this event, Lufthansa offers special prices and conditions to all attendees.

29th of May 2011Filip Korczycki wins round 1 of Baltic Cup .....

Forty five competitors entered Round 1 of the 2011 Baltic Cup in Vente, Lithuania.

26th of May 2011Hellenic and Balkan Championships confirmed ......

The Greek Formula Windsurfing Association (FW-GRE) are proud to announce two major "open" championships this summer.
Both events will be hosted at the Nautical Club of Hellenic Seas, nr Marathon; and organised by FW-GRE under the auspices of the Hellenic Sailing Federation.

26th of May 2011Extreme Sports ready for Round 1 Baltic Cup ..

If you were thinking of visiting Vente, Lithuania, for this weekends event Robertas Gradauskas sent this note -
"Today water temperature in Vente about 19C, air - 24C. Wetsuit is not necessary! Thermal wind started to work."

23rd of May 2011Kashy Fins Windsurfing Festival

This weekend the 2nd edition of the “Kashy Fins Windsurfing Festival” kicked off at York Point, Seaford, Virginia. Windsurfers from the local areas gathered, but also sailors from Miami and New York flew in to join the Kashy Festival 2011. Jesper Vesterstrøm was there to report:

20th of May 2011US Nationals Registration

Registration Is Open Save Dollars Register Ear

17th of May 20112011 Baltic Cup Series gets underway in Vente, Lithuania

First event in the series scheduled for 27th to 29th May.

16th of May 2011Puerto Rico to host the 2011 AGM of Formula Windsurfing

The 2011 Annual General Meeting of the International Formula Windsurfing Class

6th of May 2011Riccione welcomes the Formula Windsurfing entourage...

Riccione is the venue chosen for the first 2011 Formula Windsurfing Grand Prix.

2nd of May 2011FW World Championship update

Top racers from all over the globe have been signing up for this years Formula Windsurfing World Championship in Puerto Rico.

2nd of May 2011Cal Cup Formula Windsurfing Race Report 1 UK's Xavier Ferlet On Top

The race report from yesterday April 30th.

25th of April 2011LAGOS IBERIAN CUP 2011 - 4º DAY AND FINAL REPORT.

Hello all, this day i don´t have much of a story as no one goes to the water because of the lack of wind.

24th of April 2011LAGOS IBERIAN CUP 2011 - 3º DAY REPORT

The 3º day starts with lots of clouds and rain and everyone is a little bit sad, because was thinking that will be like the 1º and the 2º day. The skippers meeting was schedule for 11h00 and everyone was at that time in front of the club for the meeting, and still continuing raining. The CR make a change for this day, we will try to make 3 races back to back a time to relax and 2 more races back to back in a total of 5 races in the 3º day, Everyone was ok with that change because in two days we only made 2 races.

23rd of April 2011LAGOS IBERIAN CUP 2011, REPORT 2º DAY

The skippers meeting start at 11h00, this time the CR will try to do 2 races back to back, a stop and other 2 races and finish for today.

22nd of April 2011Lagos Iberian Cup 2011 - Day One

We have confirmed 39 windsurfers from 6 countries.

19th of April 2011The Lagos Iberian Cup 2011

The pre-inscriptions closed on 15th of April and we already have entered for this event 40 Windsurfer´s

16th of April 2011Puerto Rico Worlds - preparations are building, are you ready ? ......

Preparations towards this year World Championships are progressing at a pace - the organisers are committed to hosting the best championship ever !

16th of April 20112011 Grand Prix's - good news . bad news .....

First - the good news.
Vela Club Marano, organisers of the Riccione Grand Prix have launched their new website dedicated to the event; with lots of info, in many languages, and online entrey is open.

11th of April 2011St FYC Friday Night Windsurfing Kicks Of In High Style ...

The 2011 San Francisco Bay Windsurfing Racing season started out on a high note this past April 8 with near idyllic conditions for Formula Windsurfing Racing just off the race deck of the St Francis Yacht Club.

6th of April 2011Formula Windsurf Ilhabela video

Do you remember the event in 2009?

3rd of April 2011European Festival 2011

The event will be held in the Praia da Rocha, Portimão, from 13 to 18 of June, 2011.

30th of March 2011Gonzalo wins in Mendoza

We had around 40 competitors and Paulo dos Reis BRA3333 came too.

24th of March 2011Formula Windsurfing UK Website goes live ........

a new website about formula windsurfing in the UK, and for formula windsurfers in the UK, is now on line.
The website is the result of a collaboration between Keith Atkinson and Ceri Williams, both long term supporters of the class and its racing format.

22nd of March 2011DoubleTree by Hilton At Berkeley Marina Signs As 2011 Title Sponsor of US Nationals

21st of March 2011‘FREE FORMULA’ - INVITATION and RULES

After 12 years of international formula windsurfing championships, the premier event – FW Worlds- is finally coming to the shores of North America. To maximise participation in this historic event a new fleet has been added – ‘Free Formula’.

The rules have modified - ‘relaxed’ – to encourage those windsurfers to enter who might otherwise have not entered the event.

read on - FREE FORMULA.pdf