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Alex Pastor, PKRA Brazil, photo by Toby Bromwich
The double elimination kicked off on day four of the Kitesurf Windriders World Cup, the second to last event of the year on the PKRA schedule. In the men’s division, the riders managed to go through the better part of the double eliminat...
Nils Welsch, PKRA Brazil, photo by Toby Bromwich
As you may remember if you've been following the Kitesurf Windriders World Cup, the single elimination kicked off on day two of the competition, but it wasn't completed on that day. It was completed the following day, day three of the Kite...
Alex Pastor, PKRA Brazil, photo by Toby Bromwich
After running the trials on day one of the Kitesurf Windriders World Cup, the riders moved on to the single elimination on day two of the aforementioned competition. I mentioned yesterday that it came as no surprise that the local Brazilian ri...
Nils Wesch, PKRA Brazil, Photo by Toby Bromwich
Yesterday we reported that a grand total of 34 riders, some of the best freestyle riders in the world, registered to take part in the Kitesurf Windriders World Cup 2011, the second to last event of the year on the PKRA schedule. Today we are g...
Kitesurf Windriders World Cup 2011
Thirty four of the best freestyle riders in the word registered for the Kitesurf Windriders World Cup 2011, the second to last event of the year on the PKRA schedule, event that takes place on the beautiful beach at Barra do Cunhau, Rio Grande do...
Karolina Winkowska
Slingshot-sponsored Polish rider Karolina Winkowska announced via her Facebook page that she injured her ankle. The announcement was made yesterday, September 12. Karolina did not release any further information about the injury, just that she wil...
Cocaine Hidden in Windsurfing Mast
It just goes to show you that the bad guys will stop at nothing to try and sneak their drugs past the authorities. They will even hide the drugs in a windsurfing mast. That is precisely what a 32-year-old man tried to do at Porto International Airpor...
August in Icarai
If you had any doubts about Brazil not being a properly good windsurfing spot, pro riders Marcilio Browne (sponsored by Fanatic, North, and MFC) and Levi Lenz (sponsored by Dakine) are here to set you straight. The two riders have released a video en...
Youri Zoon, photo by Toby Bromwich
The Beetle Kitesurf World Cup has come to an end and unsurprisingly, Slingshot-sponsored Dutch rider Youri Zoon claimed the Freestyle World Champion title. I say “unsurprisingly” because Youri has won every event on the PWA World Tour...
ACFW
The Formula 19 Ceara Brazil represents the official governing body for Formula windsurfing in Brazil. The association was founded due to the need of setting a standard set of rules and regulations regarding this discipline and establishing a compe...