News Headlines- Thurs 9th

The AM update kicks off today with a round up of what’s going on in the world of Twitter. Graham Ezzy points us in the direction of his write-up from a recent trip to Ireland. It seems loads of the British pros are out training in Cape Town; Bubble and Jamie Drummond report on a sick double session, Adam Sims is loving his new gear, while Max Rowe has nailed his first back loop on port tack. Go Britpack! Also Tweeting is Canadian shredder Phil Soltysiak who reports from Tarifa and his awesome new beach house.

The 13th annual Vietnam Fun Cup has just wrapped up in Mui Ne. Run out of Jibe’s Beach Club, the event was blessed with two days of solid 20 knots plus allowing the competition to run smoothly. The overall mens and ladies winners were Gilles Tanguy from France and Lucy Odillo Maher from Australia, congratulations to them both. Read the full event report HERE.

We mentioned it a little while back, but Marcilio ‘Brawzinho’ Browne has now officially lauched his new website and it is looking really cool. Check out all of Brawzinho’s news HERE.

US-1111, Robby Naish has joined the world of Facebook and set up his own fan page. Keep up to date with what the Maui waterman and windsurf legend is up to HERE.

Robby was recently invited by the Turtle Bay Bar on Oahu to give a talk about his life. A great little video covering Robby’s life, stories from the sports he does and how he is such a success.

The big man’s protégé Kai Lenny recently posted this photo of him dropping into a big one at Jaws, the caption reading “The best moment when windsurfing Jaws! Looking up at the lip.” Nice one!

Britain’s Olympic male windsurfing hope, Nick Dempsey has also been uploading photos – this one of the sails the racers will be using at London 2012. A \’cool\’ colourway, soon to be a lot more famous…What do you think?

That\’s all for this morning, see you back later for our PM update with some of the best video action going…


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