17th of January 2017, Portugal, Carmim Lago Alqueva 2017- Portugal Formula Windsurfing Series

Alqueva - the lands of the great lake. Venue of Iberian Inland Championship

The Alqueva dam in Portugal is the largest dam in Western Europe. The construction of this dam created the largest artificial lake in Western Europe, with 250 km2 surface and over 1100 kms of margins and extending over 80 kms of the course of the Guadiana River.

The Great Lake as it is known, has flooded villages that had to be rebuilt and replicated elsewhere, submerged Roman castles, millenary olive trees and dozens of traditional windmills and weirs.


Located in the Alentejo the largest area of Portugal, are lands with traces of very ancient human occupation as the cromlech of Xarez of about 4,000. AC. Small jewels of history and culture, medieval castles and fortresses sixteenth century, residences of the kings and navigators.

The Great Lake Alqueva (Alqueva Dark Sky Reserve) was the first region in the world where the sky was considered a reservation for observations of stars and get certified Starlight Tourism Destination assigned by UNESCO and the World Tourism Organization.
Alqueva is the most strategic water reserve in Europe.


Event sponsors : CARMIM - Cooperative Agricultural Reguengos de Monsaraz , Tourist Guide of Reguengos de Monsaraz, www.turismoalqueva.pt





19th of June 2017Agenda for 2017 AGM of the IWA Class

Will be held on Thursday 29th June 2017, after racing. Venue and Time: TBC (posted on the ONB), Santa Croce, Italy.

15th of June 2017Wojciech Brzozowski wins the ERGO Hestia European Championships

POL 10 is one step closer to claiming the title after winning in Sopot.

5th of June 2017Vincent Langer becomes Formula Windsurfing World Champion 2017

14 races on five event days is the result of the 2017 Formula Windsurfing World Championships that took place during the Multivan Summer Opening on Sylt.

2nd of June 2017Notice of 2017 AGM in Santa Croce, Italy

The meeting is scheduled for the evening of Thursday 29th June - but it will be confirmed when the Agenda is published on or around 15th June.

2nd of June 2017An Interview with Steve Allen

Steve Allen (AUS-0) who has been one of the worldwide top windsurfers for over 20 years.

24th of May 2017AICW withdrew the number of ITA 872

Roberto Boschetti "Bosco" died 16th September 2015 during a short ride in MTB.

24th of May 20172017 Youth & Masters World Championships remainder

A reminder to all Formula racers regarding the 2017 Youth & Masters World Championships.

24th of May 2017ERGO Hestia Championships - press conference

ERGO Hestia Championships is the first in a series of three events of the Formula Windsurfing European Championships.

18th of April 2017Sopot ready to welcome Formula Windsurfers

Formula Windsurfing is coming back to Poland for the Europeans.

3rd of April 2017ERGO Hestia Formula Windsurfing European Championships – Poland

In the upcoming season of 2017, Sopot Sailing Club ERGO Hestia will once again host a European-level event. This time the Europeans, which are set to take place from the 11th to 15th of June 2017.