Wind- & Kitesurfing – Sunday, November 29, 2020
Sunday, November 29, 2020   

RS:X-Windsurfing - European Championship 2020 - Vilamoura POR - Gold for Charline Picon FRA and Yoav Cohen ISR

 RS:X-Windsurfing - European Championship 2020 - Vilamoura POR - Gold for Charline Picon FRA and Yoav Cohen ISR After a windless Friday, the RS:X Europeans in Vilamoura POR were concluded yesterday with the Medal Races. ----- With another victory, Charline Picon FRA once again demonstrated her superiority and won the women's title ahead of Katy Spychakov ISR and Zofia Noceti-Klepacka POL. Demita Vega MEX finished 24th among 31 participants. ----- In the men's race, Yoav Cohen ISR was able to maintain his lead, Shahar Zubari ISR took silver, Kiran Badloe NED advanced to 3rd place thanks to his victory in the Medal Race. ----- Pedro Pascual Suitt USA terminated the Championship in 33rd, Ignacio Berenguer MEX in 35th out of 43 participants. ----- The last Nations Tokyo Olympic berths went to Greece for the men and Russia for the women. ----- All rankings and the video of the final day. A report is still missing on the event website.
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Friday, November 27, 2020
Friday, November 27, 2020   (Image © Joao Costa)

RS:X-Windsurfing - European Championship 2020 - Vilamoura POR - Day 3 - Charline Picon FRA and Yoav Cohen ISR still top

 RS:X-Windsurfing - European Championship 2020 - Vilamoura POR - Day 3 - Charline Picon FRA and Yoav Cohen ISR still top Yesterday in Vilamoura, the participants had to wait for wind until 15h. After that, it refreshed quickly to 16kn, in the peaks up to 20kn, and again three runs could be sailed. ----- The bigger, heavier participants benefited from the conditions, especially world champion Kiran Badloe NED, who moved up to 4th place in the men's follows in 3rd place. Still in the lead is Yoav Cohen ISR with an 8-point advantage over Byron Kokkalani GRE. Shahar Zubari ISR follows in 3rd place. Pedro Pascual Suitt USA and Ignacio Berenguer MEX remain on the ranks 34 and 35----- In the women's race, Charline Picon FRA held her position at the top, with Emma Wilson GBR, the best of the day, moving up to 2nd place. Zofia Noceti-Klepacka POL follows in 3rd place. Demita Vega MEX is 26th. -----All rankings and the daily report.
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Thursday, November 26, 2020
Thursday, November 26, 2020   

RS:X-Windsurfing - European Championship 2020 - Vilamoura POR - Day 2 - no progress for North Americans

 RS:X-Windsurfing - European Championship 2020 - Vilamoura POR - Day 2 - no progress for North Americans A rain front brought fresh winds and big waves to Vilamoura yesterday. Three races were sailed in both fleets. ----- With two race wins, Charline Picon FRA was again strong and now leads Katy Spychakov ISR with 7 points. Emma Wilson GBR moved up to 3rd place. Demita Vega MEX is 25th. ----- In the RS:X men, Yoav Cohen ISR was able to maintain his lead. Yoav Omer ISR advanced to 2nd place. The Israeli sail their Olympic selection: Windsurfing is THE top sport in Israel, the only one to win an Olympic medal so far. The experienced Byron Kokkalanis GRE, who won 2 races yesterday, follows in 3rd place. Pedro Pascual Suitt USA and Ignacio Berenguer MEX follow on the ranks 34 and 35. ----- The rankings and the [URL=wxw.rsxclass.org/europeans2020/2020/11/25/wet-and-wild@rsx-europeans-day-2/]daily report[/URL
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Wednesday, November 25, 2020   

RS:X-Windsurfing - European Championship 2020 - Vilamoura POR - Day 1 - North Americans in second half of the fleets

With three races held in light and shifting winds, the RS:X European Windsurfing Championship kicked off yesterday in Portugal. This is the first benchmark for the Olympic windsurfers since the world championships in Australia in February. ----- Yoav Cohen ISR took the lead in the men's event, only one point ahead of Mateo Sanz-Lanz SUI in 2nd. Matteo Camboni ITA follows in third place. World Champion Kiran Badloe NED had a rather moderate start in 13th place. ----- Ignacio Berenguer MEX is 31st, Pedro Pascual Suitt USA 37th. ----- On the women's side, the favourites have already taken the lead: Olympic champion Charline Picon FRA leads with 3 points ahead of Zofia Noceti-Klepacka POL. Lilian De Geus NED follows in 3rd place. ----- Demita Vega MEX is 22nd. ----- All rankings, the report and the video of the day.
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Monday, November 23, 2020
Monday, November 23, 2020   

RS:X-Windsurfing - European Championship 2020 - Vilamoura POR, with North Americans

In sunshine (T-shirt weather) yesterday, the European Championship of the Olympic RS:X windsurfers started with the registrations and measurement checks. Today, the Practice Race is on the program. The video of the day and the event website with the entry lists.
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Sunday, November 22, 2020
Sunday, November 22, 2020   

RS:X-Windsurfing - European Championship 2020 - Vilamoura POR, with North American participants

 RS:X-Windsurfing - European Championship 2020 - Vilamoura POR, with North American participants In the south of Portugal, the European Championships of the Olympic windsurfers start today. A total of 94 participants will be at the start, including all the cracks with Olympic ambitions. ----- Among the women are the Olympic Champion Charline Picon FRA, the World Champion Lilian De Geus NED or Zofia Noceti-Lepacka POL. The North American participant is Demita Vega MEX. ----- The men participants include Thomas Goyard FRA, Piotr Myszka POL, as well as Pedro Pascual Suitt USA and Ignacio Berenguer MEX. World champion Kiran Badloe NED is missing. ----- Tomorrow the Practice Race is on the program, the first championship races will be on Tuesday. ----- The event website.
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Saturday, November 21, 2020
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Friday, November 20, 2020
Friday, November 20, 2020   

Kiteboarding - GKA Super Kite 2020 - Ilha do Guajiru BRA - Day 3

In Brazil, the Super Kite Round of 16 was on the agenda yesterday with the favorites dominating, including Maxime Chabloz SUI and Liam Whaley ESP, the latter hit with a knee injury. It is not yet certain if he will make it to the semi-finals today. The amazing Davi Ribeiro BRA, 12 years old, was narrowly eliminated as 3rd in his group. ----- Today the men's and women's semifinals are on the program with the top two from each group of four qualifying for the final. ----- The results, the report and the video.
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Thursday, November 19, 2020
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Sunday, November 15, 2020
Sunday, November 15, 2020   

Kite Foil - Superfoil - Fortaleza BRA - Day 2, Fred Hope USA grasps the title

After the Wing-Foils during the first days of the past week, the Kite Foilers held their Kite Hydrofoil Freestyle Contest. Yesterday in the Final, Fred Hope USA defeated the Frenchman Charles Brodel FRA, in the Mini Final, Maxime Chabloz SUI won against Titouan Galea FRA. ----- The report and the video.
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