19th of August 2019

World Sailing has shortlisted five tenders to attend the Paris

Circolo Surf Torbole on Lake Garda, Italy will host the sea trials following the RS:X World Championships.

World Sailing received seven applications from class associations and manufacturers wishing to participate in the sea trials. The Paris 2024 Windsurfer Evaluation Working Party analysed the supplied information against the criteria outlined in the invitation to tender.

Shortlisted tenders are:
  • RS:X, Neil Pryde - Non foiling one design
  • Glide, Glide Class - Non foiling one design
  • iFoil, Starboard - Foiling (convertible) one design
  • Formula Foil Limited, International Formula Windsurfing Class - Open Registered Series Production scheme - foiling
  • Windfoil 1, Founding industry partners: Starboard, Severne, Phantom International - One design for the board - Open Registered Series Production scheme rest of equipment - foiling

World Sailing's Member National Authorities (MNA) are now invited to nominate their top two male and top two female windsurfers from which World Sailing's Paris 2024 Windsurfer Evaluation Working Party will select from.

MNAs wishing to send windsurfers must contact technical@sailing.org to receive the nomination form which must be received no later than 31 August 2019.