Posted On: 26/04/2007 11:42:57
16th May until 20th May 2007 in Mondello, Palermo, including:
2007 World Festival On The Beach 16-20 May
2007 Nation Cup 16-20 May
2007 Sicily Grand Prix International Race 19-20 May......( more )
Raceboard Worlds, Thailand
Posted On: 07/07/2006 20:06:59
Notice of Race for the Raceboard Worlds in Pattaya,Thailand
from 18 to 25 November 2006 has now been published.
Posted On: 06/04/2006 11:53:24
The Official event web site for the Junior Youth and Masters Worlds in Marsala is now on line. Some more details in English will be given later. The competitors will find the information how to reach Marsala, the hotel accommodation and prices as well as the official notice of race and the entry form. Further information will be loaded later.
As concerns the camper allocation, we don't have a special area for campers. However they can be parked near the clubs and the competitors can use the facilities the clubs offer.
2006 Raceboard Worlds confirmed
Posted On: 27/02/2006 12:00:00
This year's Raceboard World Championships is now confirmed for Thailand from 18th to 26th November.
The event will be organised by the Eastern Windsurfing Club supported by the Windsurfing Association of Thailand, an experienced team who have organised many championshps in the past, including Formula and Mistral World Championships.
As with previous championships the venue will be Pattaya; the official hotel - Pattaya Park Beach Resort; and an excess baggage allowance with official airline - Thai Airways - will be confirmed soon.
The Notice of Race will be available shortly - reserve the dates in your diary - NOW!
NoR 2006 Raceboard Youth and Masters World Championship
Posted On: 27/02/2006 11:34:00
The Notice of Race for the 2006 Raceboard Youth and Masters World Championship is now published.
The championships form part of the established Junior, Youth & Masters Festival, and take place in Marsala, Sicily, from 31st July to 6th August.
The Raceboard Youth Worlds will be competed only on "hybrid" raceboards, and competitors are limited to using sails of 8.5 sq.m maximum size.
The Raceboard Masters Worlds will include a "hybrid" division, and the Mistral (MOD) Masters.
Competitors may register a pre-entry, or pay online via IWA website.
Travel arrangements to Argentina for SA Championships
Posted On: 01/02/2006 09:49:25
If you are travelling to the forthcoming South American Windsurfing Championships in the Province of Chubut, ARG, please contact Claudia Cordi, in the Department of Tourism, who is waiting to help you finalise your arrangements. Claudia is co-ordinating with the official airline - Aerolinus Argentinas
Posted On: 23/01/2006 17:27:22
Twenty six competitors completed a 7 race series at the Australian Nationals hosted by Dobroyd Aquatic Club, NSW over the weekend 21/22 January.......( more )
Med Cup Marseille 2006 - 24 to 26 February
Posted On: 20/01/2006 09:40:31
Posted On: 09/01/2006 11:37:50
I want to invite you all to probably one of the best events in the last five years of South America. The South American Championships will be held in the Patagonia Argentina, well known as one of the most beautiful places in earth. The event will take part from the 10th to the 19th of March. ......( more )
2006 SOUTH-AMERICAN CONTINENTAL WINDSURFING CHAMPIONSHIP
Posted On: 06/01/2006 20:40:30
Friday March 10 to Sunday March 19 in Puerto Madryn, Province of Chubut, Patagonia, Argentina - RSX; Formula Windsurfing, & Race board, Slalom, Freestyle - Notice of Race
Posted On: 18/11/2005 14:30:39
The 26th Singapore Open Windsurfing Championship will be held at the East Coast beach in Singapore. It is an annual event organized by the BSAS with the support of the Singapore Sailing Federation (SSF). ......( more )
Australian National Raceboard & RSX Championships 2006
Posted On: 16/11/2005 10:13:39
Dobroyd Aquatic Club, Rodd Point, NSW, 21/22 January 2006 - RSX, Raceboard including IMCO, Women, Hybrid, Masters, Open, Youth. Notice of Race / View poster
Amendment to II New Year's Race
Posted On: 13/11/2005 16:36:22
Julien Bontemps and Carmen Vaz Raceboard World Champions!
Posted On: 08/10/2005 18:24:42
Two more races today brought the 2005 Raceboard World Championships to a close in Cadiz. After a total of twelve races, Julien Bontemps (FRA) has held on to the top slot to take the Raceboard World Champion title for 2005. Nicolas Huguet (FRA) has moved up to second place whilst Joeri van Dijk has managed to kick Curro Manchon off the podium - same overall total of points but the tie is broken on discards.
Men's results - Gold Fleet
Men's Results - Silver Fleet
In the ladies, Carmen Vaz takes the Raceboard Women's Championship title. Bryony Shaw (GBR) and Faustine Merret (FRA) kept hold of their second and third places. Lucy Horwood's two bullets today brought her up from eighth to sixth but this final flourish is not enough to put her on the podium.
Posted On: 07/10/2005 20:19:38
Some dramatic changes at the top of the leaderboard after another three races today, ......( more )
Posted On: 06/10/2005 18:01:17
Patrik Pollak (SVK) is back at the top of the Men's leaderboard after scoring two wins in three races today. ......( more )
Posted On: 05/10/2005 12:01:52
El Puerto de Santa Maria, October 4th - The more than 130 windsurfers from 24 countries gathered in Cadiz, Spain to compete in the Raceboard Worlds were faced with difficult wind conditions on the first day of racing. ......( more )
Posted On: 04/10/2005 17:54:53
Posted On: 04/10/2005 17:04:35
More results from the first race: ......( more )
Posted On: 04/10/2005 14:15:02
Racing is under way in Cadiz for the 93 men and 35 women from 24 countries, spanning 4 continents. ......( more )
Posted On: 04/10/2005 14:13:55
Olympic gold medallist Faustine MERRET (FRA) and Mistral World Champion Nicolas HUGUET (FRA) took the spoils in Spain as the RS:X Cadiz Race drew to a close this afternoon. With over 100 windsurfers competing, the event is by far the largest for the new RS:X board to date and has provided a fascinating glimpse at the future of Olympic windsurfing.
Posted On: 16/09/2005 13:19:37
Competitors entering the Raceboard Worlds in Cadiz are reminded of the requirement to be a member of their National Raceboard Class Association......( more )
Posted On: 11/09/2005 15:56:20
It seems that some sailors and coaches think that, by entering for the RS:X event, they have entered for the Raceboard Worlds and vice versa.......( more )
RSX is a Raceboard . . .
Posted On: 09/09/2005 12:54:58
Some confusion still exists regarding RSX status as an ISAF Production Raceboard. This is due to the fact the board has not yet been added to the 'official' ISAF list. This is merely an administrative error and will be corrected. Many RSX sailors have already entered the 2005 Raceboard Worlds in Cadiz.
Ten days to the close of pre entries to Raceboard Worlds . . .
Posted On: 31/08/2005 08:42:12
Competitors are reminded to submit their entries by Sept 10th if they wish to take of advantage of the cheaper pre-entry fee.
Posted On: 16/08/2005 10:13:08
32 year old Patrik Pollak of Slovakia was undeniably the European Champion of the event, winning eight out of a total of nine races for the Raceboard Fleet. ......( more )
Raceboard Masters Worlds and Raceboard Europeans, Sopot, Poland - 6-14 August 2005
Posted On: 11/08/2005 21:58:15
After the strong winds of Wednesday, today started very calm, only 15 degrees, and wet! However, all the competitors were sent out on the water and racing began as the wind showed up. Three races in all today and results and photos can be found on the event website
Posted On: 10/08/2005 16:02:25
Frustrated competitors waited on shore all day because it was too windy for competition! Gusty offshore winds of 37 knots were recorded and hopes of competition were finally abandoned shortly after 4.00 pm local time......( more )
Raceboard Masters Worlds and Raceboard Europeans, Sopot, Poland - 6-14 August 2005
Posted On: 07/08/2005 19:37:53
Registration is under way at Sopot. Some competitors have been testing the water but conditions are extremely light with a mixture of sunshine and showers. A great carnival atmosphere awaited those who ventured into town for the Sopot Festival. Competition starts Tuesday.
Open International Swedish Championship
Posted On: 28/07/2005 21:52:16
Swedish Windsurfing Association in cooperation with Swedish sailing federation will arrange Open International Swedish Championship for the Olympic classes. The event will be held in Nynashamn, Sweden between 18th to 21st of August. For Windsurfing, the championship will include both RS:X and Formula Windsurfing class. All international sailors are welcome. more information
RACEBOARD resurgence . . .
Posted On: 25/06/2005 21:08:25
. . . continues with the scheduling of a European Championships alongside the Junior, Youth and Masters event to be held at Sopot, Poland, in early August.
Established 'longboards' will be able to race against the new breed of 'hybrids', includng the RS:X, in the first international championships under new class rules.
Sailors entering the Raceboard Masters Worlds gain automatic entry to the Europeans as fleets will be combined for racing.
Posted On: 22/05/2005 10:05:22
The 2005 RACEBOARD WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS will be held from Sunday October 2nd to Saturday October 8th 2005, in Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain.
Posted On: 14/05/2005 08:05:37
Posted On: 07/05/2005 17:56:52
2005 Raceboard Worlds - Cadiz confirmed
Posted On: 23/04/2005 12:13:12
The International Raceboard Class is pleased to confirm that the Federacion Andaluza de Vela will be hosting the 2005 World Championships in Cadiz from the 2nd to the 8th of October.
With such a venue and an experienced team of regatta organisers, competitors can be confident of a memorable event, and a perfect start to a new era for the Raceboard Class.
RSX sailors and teams will welcome the opportunity to test their new equipment in the first major championships of the new olympic campaigns.
The Notice of Race will follow shortly.
Raceboard Europeans and Masters Worlds
Posted On: 18/02/2005 11:36:13
Notices of Race for the Raceboard Europeans and Masters Worlds Championships to be held in Sopot, Poland from 6th to14 August 2005 are now available. Follow the links with the NoR's to find entry forms.
Posted On: 10/08/2004 16:14:49
Only one race for the final day of the Mistral Youth and Junior World Championships in Nessebar, Bulgaria, but no changes in the top positions of the final rankings.
Raceboard Masters Results......( more )
Posted On: 04/08/2004 10:39:42
232 competitors started in Aloha, Mistral and Raceboard Windsurfing Worlds that are taking place in Nessebar, Bulgaria. According to the official statistics of IWA this is a record number of competitors for such an event. The youngest surfers in Aloha and Mistral Junior had 2 races while in Mistral Youth and Racebord only 1 race took place. ......( more )
Only 18 days to go to Raceboard Masters Worlds 2004!
Posted On: 13/07/2004 09:49:40
Don't miss out on the wonderful sea and mountain air of beautiful Nessebar, the venue for the 2004 Raceboard Masters Worlds, combined with the Aloha, Mistral Youth and Junior Worlds. Please find all the information you need here or visit the official event website: http://www.bulsaf.bg/main.php?act
Posted On: 22/05/2004 09:18:14
GEORGE FRAGOS is Men's Raceboard World Champion, Bryony Shaw GBR takes the ladies title, and Paul Leone GBR is Masters Champion, leaving Paco Wirz to console himself with winning the Windsurfer Legend Race. ......( more )
Posted On: 21/05/2004 09:44:23
Two more races today. In the men's, overall leader George Fragos came third in race 7 and failed to score in race 8. Ioannis Chrysochoy was placed 6 in race 7 but scored a bullet in race 8. Nicolas Beudou was first in race 7, followed by Alexander Baronjan in second. Federico Esposito was second in race 8, followed by Giovanni di Stefano.......( more )
Posted On: 19/05/2004 21:39:02
Another two races today in light winds. The two Greeks are battling it out for the top position in the mens but George Fragos has won both Race 5 and Race 6 today with Ioannis Chrysochoy having to settle for second in both. Nicolas Beaudou of France was third in Race 5, Alberti Alessandro was third in Race 6.......( more )
Raceboard Worlds & Masters Europeans
Posted On: 18/05/2004 16:08:19
Results of Race 4 - Men - 1st Ioannis Chrysohou GRE 4, George Fragos GRE 22, Nicolas Beaudou, FRA 178. Women - Bryony Shaw GBR 7, Lise Vidal FRA 24, Allison Shreeve AUS 911.
Posted On: 18/05/2004 13:34:20
Race Three has been won by George Fragos GRE 22 - currently at the top of the leader board, 2nd Nicolas Beaudou FRA 178 and 3rd Alexander Baronjan GER 7.......( more )
Posted On: 17/05/2004 16:13:34
Race Two - Men -1st Chrysochoy Ioannis GRE 4, 2nd George Fragos GRE 22, 3rd Alexander Baronjan GER 7 ......( more )
Posted On: 17/05/2004 14:02:24
Results of Race One - Mens - 1st George Fragos Gre 22, 2nd Ioannis Chrysochou GRE 4, 3rd Paco Wirz ITA 1 ......( more )
Raceboard Worlds and Europeans
Posted On: 17/05/2004 09:54:36
Registration is under way at the World Festival on the Beach in Palermo, Italy. Over 50 have registered already from ten countries and 4 continents. It's sunny and breezy right now and we look forward to some excellent Championship racing later this afternoon.
Posted On: 12/02/2004 13:00:37
Albaria are keen to encourage entries to what will be one of the most 'fun' events staged in 2004 ......( more )
Pre-NoR for the Worlds and Masters Europeans published
Posted On: 09/01/2004 17:19:49
2004 Raceboard Asian Championship - NoR Posted
Posted On: 19/12/2003 11:27:50
Posted On: 07/12/2003 07:46:24
Telchac, Yucatan, Mexico
Thursday, December 4th. 2003
Jim Morrison wrote few years ago "This is the end". A good start for a perfect finish.
Saturday saturated with satisfactions. From dawn, wake up coffees, one final race, lunch, wrap-it-up maneuvers, prizing ceremony, to the International Disco Party.......( more )
Posted On: 07/12/2003 07:45:00
Telchac, Yucatan, Mexico
Friday, December 5th. 2003
Thanks God is - today.
Several million years ago, exactly here, in this point of the planet, an asteroid impacted the earth making one of the most important moments of change in the pre-history.......( more )
Posted On: 05/12/2003 16:34:34
The full results for all fleets are now available on the IMCO website. (Please choose the fleet from the left hand menu under 2003 Youth Worlds.)
Posted On: 05/12/2003 16:33:10
Telchac, Yucatan, Mexico
Thursday, December 4th. 2003
The spirit is in-crescendo and the sailing fiesta continues.......( more )
Posted On: 04/12/2003 19:22:38
The sun has returned to the tropic and the temperature is in the high twenties (Celsius) at 11:30 am. The soft breeze comes from the north-northeast with a speed of 4 knots. ......( more )
Posted On: 03/12/2003 22:22:23
From 11 a.m., 154 competitors from 20 countries went out to the sea. Winds from the northeast with an average speed between 10 to 15 knots prevailed throughout the journey. ......( more )
Posted On: 09/10/2003 16:58:40
The Pre-Notice of race for the 2004 Raceboard Worlds & masters Worlds has been published (see upcoming events)......( more )
Posted On: 14/08/2003 11:18:07
The Masters World Championship will be staged in Nessebar, Bulgaria......( more )
Posted On: 09/08/2003 19:04:02
Paco Wirz (ITA1) cruised to victory in a wonderful 18 knot breeze today ......( more )
Posted On: 08/08/2003 16:02:58
Postponed for one hour this morning ......( more )
Posted On: 07/08/2003 16:25:22
Well the top two places are certain... ......( more )
Posted On: 06/08/2003 19:25:33
Paco scores another two bullets in a building breeze ......( more )
Posted On: 05/08/2003 17:07:55
Paco Wirz (ITA1), racing in his first Masters Europeans, ......( more )
Event Website - 2003 Masters Europeans
Posted On: 29/07/2003 09:24:58
Go to http://moksir.puck.pl/english.html
Posted On: 02/07/2003 08:03:24
It is impossible to fly from Warsaw to Gdansk with your equipment the planes are too small.......( more )
Posted On: 01/07/2003 10:24:23
The Raceboard Worlds has been rescheduled and will now take place in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico at the same time and at the same venue as the Masters Worlds.......( more )
Posted On: 18/06/2003 11:42:05
Book your flights now! The Reef Yucatan Hotel is providing free accommodation and food. ......( more )
Posted On: 18/06/2003 11:34:55
Want to race on the same waters on which the Olympic Regatta will be held? ......( more )
Posted On: 18/06/2003 11:30:13
Please note that a mistake has been spotted in the schedule shown in the NoR for this event. Competitors must plan to leave on August 10th – A revised NoR has been posted (see below) ......( more )
Posted On: 17/06/2003 18:21:58
Are you an older windsurfe? Or do you know one? No, not an old windsurfer; an OLDER windsurfer! ......( more )