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Women sport news - Gran Canaria PWA World Cup

photo Carter PWA

24. June Windsurfing2636
Women sport news - Sarah-Quita Offringa is officially the Queen of the Caribbean

Sarah-Quita Offringa is officially the Queen of the Caribbean

Sarah-Quita Offringa (Starboard / Mystic / Chris Benz / Maui Ultra Fins) claimed a throughly deserved victory in the women’s, remaining unbeaten yet again, after a phenomenal display of sailing.
24. June Windsurfing1700
Women sport news - Bonaire PWA World Cup - Day 3

Bonaire PWA World Cup - Day 3

Maikke Huvermann (Starboard / Severne / Maui Ultra Fins) qualified for her first appearance in a winners’ final after taking down the current PWA Freestyle Vice-World Champion Arrianne Aukes (RRD / Simmer / Maui Ultra Fins) in a hugely impressive display.
23. June Windsurfing2963
Women sport news - Sarah-Quita Offringa shines after a sensational day of freestyle

Sarah-Quita Offringa shines after a sensational day of freestyle

The forecast and the paradise island of Bonaire certainly delivered on the second day of the PWA Bonaire World Cup as the single elimination for the women’s division was completed in idyllic freestyle conditions.
26. November Windsurfing2107
Women sport news - Shaw picks up Sailor of the Year prize

Shaw picks up Sailor of the Year prize

Olympic windsurfing star Bryony Shaw has capped off her impressive 2013 season by claiming the British Sailing Team’s Athlete of the Year prize.
05. November Windsurfing3155
Women sport news - The PWA Talks Windsurfing Sensation Diada Moreno

The PWA Talks Windsurfing Sensation Diada Moreno

The road to recovery is complete for the most successful female windsurfer of all time.
26. August Windsurfing2281
Women sport news - Cousin crowned the champion of the world, Offringa clinch respective event victories

Cousin crowned the champion of the world, Offringa clinch respective event victories

Sarah-Quita Offringa made an emphatic return to the slalom scene as she dominated with four victories out of the five eliminations completed to seal a superb event victory. The new world champion - Delphine Cousin shares a few words:
23. August Windsurfing2317
Women sport news - PEGASUS AIRLINES ALAÇATI PWA WORLD CUP Day 5

PEGASUS AIRLINES ALAÇATI PWA WORLD CUP Day 5

The Meltemi wind returns to deliver an intense day of ballistic slalom
07. August Windsurfing2338
Women sport news -  An epic day as howling winds and big waves bombard the shores of El Medano

An epic day as howling winds and big waves bombard the shores of El Medano

The fourth day of the PWA Tenerife World Cup saw the best conditions of the week thus far as winds of 35-42 and big waves bombarded the shores of El Medano.
05. August Windsurfing1489
Women sport news - PWA Tenerife Windsurfing Tour

PWA Tenerife Windsurfing Tour

The legendary Moreno twins - Iballa Ruano Moreno (Starboard / Severne) and Daida Ruano Moreno (Starboard / Severne) - set up yet another final against each other after they defeated Steffi Wahl (Patrik / Sailloft Hamburg) and Karin Jaggi (Patrik / Severne) respectively in the semifinals.
04. August Windsurfing1307
Women sport news - The conclusion of the single elimination is on the horizon

The conclusion of the single elimination is on the horizon

The second day of competition in Tenerife required patience from the sailors and the judges as marginal conditions teased the competitors until quarter to four.
03. August Windsurfing1252
Women sport news - A tribute to Andre as the contest kicks off in Tenerife

A tribute to Andre as the contest kicks off in Tenerife

The inaugural day of the PWA Tenerife World Cup saw the sailors registering for the competition between 10am and 11am. With good conditions from the beginning of the day - with winds of 25-30knots and waist to head high waves - the competition promptly began just after 1:30pm with the completion of the trial heats.
11. July Windsurfing1309
Women sport news - Day three in Pozo

Day three in Pozo

Day three of the PWA Gran Canaria Wind and Waves Festival turned out to be another frustrating affair as the howling trade winds, which usually hammer Pozo throughout the summer months continued to desert us in favor of uncharacteristically light winds.
09. July Windsurfing1147
Women sport news - The tension mounts after a quieter than usual first day in Pozo

The tension mounts after a quieter than usual first day in Pozo

The inaugural day of the 25th PWA Pozo World Cup saw sailors registering for the upcoming six days of competition between 10:30am and 11:30am. photo Carter PWA
09. May Windsurfing1365
Women sport news - Huge Turnout for BE Maui 2013!

Huge Turnout for BE Maui 2013!

Thank you everyone who came out, supported, and sponsored The 7th Annual Butterfly Effect Maui. It was a huge success with a record number of water women together.
07. May Windsurfing1517
Women sport news - Jaggi consolidates her lead after a colossal battle on Jinha Beach

Jaggi consolidates her lead after a colossal battle on Jinha Beach

The decision to hold an earlier skippers’ meeting on day four of the Ulsan PWA World Cup was duly rewarded as Jinha beach was transformed into a port tack slalom sailors playground, which allowed an epic - but grueling - eight hours of racing to be completed.
06. May Windsurfing1531
Women sport news - Day 2-Jaggi shines in the glistening South Korean sun

Day 2-Jaggi shines in the glistening South Korean sun

Jinha beach truly delivered the goods on day two of the Ulsan PWA World Cup as winds of between 14-25 knots created a slalom sailors paradise for the entire afternoon.
02. May Windsurfing1380
Women sport news - Ulsan PWA World Cup

Ulsan PWA World Cup

Between the 4th to the 10th May the opening slalom event of the year will see the fastest sailors in the world heading to South Korea’s famed Jinha beach, which is situated just half an hours drive from the bustling metropolitan city of Ulsan.
07. October Windsurfing2197
Women sport news - PWA Sylt World Cup

PWA Sylt World Cup

The Reno PWA Sylt World Cup provided an outstanding array of conditions for 2012, as anything from cross to cross offshore wave riding to perfect freestyle conditions hit Sylt over the ten days of the event.
18. September Windsurfing2090
Women sport news - The Butterfly Effect meets Women In Boardsports

The Butterfly Effect meets Women In Boardsports

Some of the most inspirational women in boardsports, hailing from all over Europe and overseas, will be gathering in Saas-Fee for a long weekend of networking, learning and sharing.
02. August Windsurfing2044
Women sport news - ISAF Statement On RS:X Legal Challenge

ISAF Statement On RS:X Legal Challenge

The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has been notified of a legal challenge by the International RS:X Class Association Ltd to the decision taken at the ISAF Council meeting in May 2012 to select Kiteboarding for the Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition.
30. July Windsurfing2091
Women sport news - GB Windsurfers Want More Of The Same

GB Windsurfers Want More Of The Same

Britain's RS:X windsurfers, Nick Dempsey and Bryony Shaw, get their London 2012 campaigns underway tomorrow (Tuesday 31 July) hoping to replicate their past Olympic podium success. photo RYA
18. July Windsurfing2158
Women sport news - PWA Tenerife World Tour 2012 Summary

PWA Tenerife World Tour 2012 Summary

The women’s single elimination saw Daida Ruano Moreno (Starboard / Severne) return to the top of the podium after she was able to defeat her sister. photo PWA
09. July Windsurfing1829
Women sport news - PWA Gran Canaria Wind & Waves Festival Finals

PWA Gran Canaria Wind & Waves Festival Finals

The epic competition was completed over five enthralling days. By the end of the week Iballa Ruano Moreno (Starboard / Severne) had re-written the record book, with a breathtaking display, as she became the first person in thirteen years to steal the Pozo title away from her sister, Daida Ruano Moreno. photo PWA
05. July Windsurfing1610
Women sport news - The winners’ final once again saw the legendary Moreno twins lining up

The winners’ final once again saw the legendary Moreno twins lining up

The third day of the PWA Gran Canaria Wind&Wave Festival turned out to be ‘Big Wednesday’ and we certainly weren’t left disappointed
04. July Windsurfing1512
Women sport news - The Moreno Twins on Song for Day 2 in Pozo

The Moreno Twins on Song for Day 2 in Pozo

With lighter winds than yesterday head judge Duncan Coombs made the decision to run the women’s single elimination ahead of the remainder of the men’s.
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