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.

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Following comprehensive on-water testing and evaluation against the approved criteria, the Working Party recommends the selection of the Starboard iFoil as the equipment for the windsurfer events in 2024.

19th of August 2019World Sailing has shortlisted five tenders to attend the Paris

2024 Men's and Women's Windsurfer sea trials from 29 September to 3 October 2019 at Circolo Surf Torbole on Lake Garda, Italy.

12th of August 2019Windsurfing review for Paris 2024

Among the ten events for the Paris 2024 Olympics is Men's and Women's Windsurfing, and a review is underway to determine whether the RS:X equipment, which has served the event since the 2008 Games, will continue beyond Tokyo 2020. World Sailing has received seven tenders by Class Associations and Manufacturers that request consideration to be the selected equipment for Paris 2024.

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