News Headlines – Mon 7th

Today’s video: Kauli Seadi loving it at home. Lucky boy.


It is a bit of late notice, but the UKWA has just announced that this year you need to pre-enter for the WhiteAir Festival. Know more.

The action is ON in the Reunión Wave Classic. Today is the third day of competition and so far they had two good days of sailing, especially yesterday, when the riders had some hard core sailing in the infamous Ravine Blanche. You can check out some of the action in this video link.  So far, Pichot, Victor Fernandez, Julien Taboulet and Collin Sifferlen are the leading team. Read the weekend reports here. Today, the competition hasn’t  started yet but it will soon. To follow the action, here you can find LIVE REPORTS.

Are we getting left behind in the fight for the Speed World Record? It seems like l\’Hydroptere have conquest two new records during the past weekend: the 500 metres (with a speed of 51,36 Knots) and the nautical mile (with a speed of 48,72 Knots). The records still need to be confirmed and validated by the WSSRC. Read the reports on l\’Hydroptere’s site.

The 2009 RS:X World Championship is under way in Weymouth. So far, in the womens fleet, the Spanish Marina Alabau (ESP 5) and Blanca Manchon (ESP 1) and leading the event with authority, while Briony Shaw (GBR 94) is in 9th position, but with many days to make a come-back. In the men fleet, Nick Dempsey (GBR 1) is in second following closely the event leader, Dorian van Rijsselberge (NED 8). Provisional results from the RS:X.


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