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Red Bull Storm Chase – Mission 1 Highlights

Are you ready to see how it looks like to windsurf in force 10+ storms? If the answer is yes, strap your seatbelt and enjoy the ride. The highlights video from the 1st mission of Red Bull’s man vs. nature competition, Storm Chase, is now available.

The first mission of the Red Bull storm chase took the daring riders to Ireland. Ten of the world's best windsurfers from eight countries completed a demanding competition in Kerry, in hurricane conditions. Victor Fernandez (ESP), Thomas Traversa (FRA), Julien Taboulet (FRA), Robby Swift (GBR), Marcillio Browne (BRA) and Dany Bruch (GER) who showed the best overall impression displaying superior wave selection and super high aerials. They are the ones to advance to Mission 2.

Although the judges decided that there was no winner in this first mission, Thomas Traversa scored the highest overall of the day. Talking about the firs mission of this daring contest, PWA Head Judge Duncan Coombs stated: “everyone really sailed out of their skins […]it really was some of the most radical windsurfing I have ever seen”.
But you’d better check out the best moments of Red Bull Storm Chase Mission 1 by yourself in the related videos section below.