Micah Buzianis is still in charge at the Pegasus Airlines PWA World Cup Slalom in Alaçati, Turkey, after day 2 yesterday, although Antoine Albeau and Finian Maynard are pushing him hard. Meanwhile in the women\’s Valerie Arrighetti is holding on ahead of Karin Jaggi, Sarah Hebert and Sarah-Quita Offringa. See more and watch the live ticker at pwaworldtour.com – today\’s movie is the tardy day 1 round-up.
Day 2 of Skandia Sail for Gold down in Weymouth enjoyed strong wind yesterday afternoon, allowing a couple of RS:X races while most of the other classes headed for the beach. The Brits posted more healthy results – Bryony Shaw has slipped to 4th in the women\’s, with young Izzy Hamilton two places back in 6th. But homeboy Nick Dempsey\’s really shining, posting two 2nds to finish the day in second place overall on the same points as the leader. Go Nick! More at the official website, or follow Nick on Facebook for the latest.
Day 3 of the Young Gun Camp on Prasonisi, Rhodes, and Bubble\’s already knackered dealing with the enthusiastic young freestylers. Yesterday say 13 knot winds for a spot of slalom action alongside the light wind freestyle training. See the movie here…
Dave White\’s been a busy boy, having hacked down to Cowes last week to cover Guy Cribb & co\’s windsurfer vs Extreme 40 showdown, he\’s also found time to help F-Hot put the finishing touches to their new carbon camera mast-mount, which is available to buy now for your GoPro or similar. Check out both of his movies at www.davewhite.me
And finally, the August issue of our new sister title Boards magazine is out now, with testing (120L freeride boards and 7m no-cam sails) from none other than Adrian and the Clones. Check it out. Meanwhile Phil Horrocks is pretty chuffed to have made the cover at long last…
Photo Credit: PWA / John Carter