14th of November 2017, Portugal, 2018 ‘Lagos’ FW Youth & Masters World Championship

Formula returns to Lagos

After a very successful championship in 2015 it was a formality to accept the offer to head back to the Algarve. Organised by the Associacao Formula Windsurfing Portugal (APFW), in co-operation with Clube de Vela de Lagos, the event will take place from 23rd to 28th April.


The nearest airport is Faro International, 80 km from the place were the event will take place Lagos – Cais da Solaria. Between Faro airport and Lagos is a high
way. Faro Airport receives many Low Cost Flights and several other international airlines. There will be transfers between the Airport and the Race Site.
In Lagos, and near the venue and the Clube, exists several types of accommodation, for all sorts of prices; even camping and hostels.


For details – Travel & Accommodation
AFWP - facebook.com/FWPORTUGAL - for regular news and comments.
Notice of Race follows soon.



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