Valerie Arrighetti claimed victory in the final PWA Slalom event of the season for the ladies, in a perfect last day of competition in the beautiful spot of Hyeres, in Almanarre. Karin Jaggi finished second in this event, but this result is enough for her to claim once again the 2010 Slalom World Title.
1st Valerie Arrighetti (Tabou, Loft, Mystic)
2nd Karin Jaggi (Patrik, Severne)
3rd Alice Arutkin (Starboard, North)
4th Sarah Hebert (Naish, Naish)
5th Lise Vidal (Exocet, North)
2010 Overall PWA Slalom Ranking:
1st Karin Jaggi (Patrik, Severne)
2nd Valerie Arrighetti (Tabou, Loft, Mystic)
3rd Sarah-Quita Offringa (Starboard, Gaastra)
4th Alice Arutkin (Starboard, North)
5th Sarah Hebert (Naish, Naish)
You can read the full report of the last day in the PWA site.
You are going to need some time to watch today’s video. It is the movie “Colombia: Windsurfing into the unknown”. The movie shows Colombian windsurfer Camilo Galeano and pro windsurfers Phil Soltysiak (Canada) and Michi Rossmeier (Austria) travelling around Colombia discovering and finding new and unknown spots in the country.
The UK Freestyle Tour Final
will take place this weekend at the Animal Windfest
in Sandbanks, Poole. Read here
the event preview released by the UKWA.
Also at the Windfest, FLOW
(For Ladies of Windsurfing) will be running some chats for ladies
of any level and also for ladies who want to get into windsurfing. Amy Carter
, founder of FLOW will attend together with experienced instructors and also Animal-Fanati-Severne Team rider Nayra Alonso
. More info here.
has been training in Klitmoller since a few days ago, getting ready for an event that suits him well (port-tack, strong winds and mainly jumping). Here you have an insanely high backloop