The Formula Windsurfing world descended upon San Rafael, Mendoza, from the 26th to the 29th of October 2023 for the highly anticipated Formula Windsurfing Foil South American Championships. This thrilling event has gathered top windsurfers from across the continent, and it promises to be a showcase of skill, determination, and exhilarating competition. With three races on the first day, the championships are off to an incredible start.
Day One Highlights
The first day of the championships kicked off with a bang. Participants gathered at the stunning location in San Rafael, Mendoza. This picturesque spot has already established itself as a favorite among windsurfers, with its perfect blend of challenging conditions and breathtaking scenery.
As the sun rose on day one, three races took place, setting the stage for what is bound to be a memorable championship. The competitors battled fiercely, displaying their prowess and determination. These races are the initial stepping stones towards the coveted title of South American Champion.
After an exciting day of racing, the provisional leaderboard paints a clear picture of the early favorites in this competition. Fernando Consorte from Argentina has taken an early lead, showcasing his skill and knowledge of the local conditions. Guillermo Ahlig from Uruguay is closely trailing in second place, while Matias Bonomi, another windsurfing talent from Argentina, is in third.
While these early leaders have set the pace, it’s crucial to remember that the competition is far from over. The Formula Windsurfing Foil South American Championships will feature more races and challenges over the coming days, giving all participants ample opportunity to showcase their skills and potentially change the course of the competition.
To stay updated on results and photos, visit the official event website: https://foilsa2023.formulawindsurfing.org