In Alvor, in Portimao is taking place since last 8th of September the Formula Windsurfng Championship.

Until today they have had plenty of good wind to run 5 races in the men and 4 in the women fleet.

So far, leading in the men is Gonzalo Costa Hoevel (ARG-3), followed by Wojtek Brzozowski (POL 10). Ross Williams (GBR-83) (current European Champion) is in third an Michal Polanowski (Pol 16) fourth.

In the ladies flete, Marta Hiavaty (POL-111) is leading at the moment ahead of the current World Champion Allison Shreeve (AUS-911). In the third position and really close to the top two is Olga Maslivets (UKR-9).

The event will run until next Sunday, 14th of September, so many things can happen still. Provisional Women REsult after 4 Races:

1 Marta Hlavaty POL-111 2 Allison Shreeve AUS-911 3 Olga Maslivets UKR-9 4 Agnieszka Pietrasik POL-19 5 Verena Fauster ITA-31 6 Sarah Hebert ARM-1 7 Maarja Niinemets EST-84 8 Maria Anders Castro ESP-2 9 Morane Demont (FOD) FRA-59 10 Jozefina Rudzinska POL-1381 11 Margit Germany AUT-88 12 Katarzyna Klopocinska POL-21 13 Natalia Luczynska POL-45 14 Joanna Wright (FOD) GBR-592 15 Pilar Prieto Calvo (FOD)ESP-37

Provisional Men Result after 5 races:

1 Gonzalo Costa Hoevel ARG-3 2 Wojtek Brzozowski POL-10 3 Ross Williams GBR-83 4 Michal Polanowski POL-16 5 Alberto Menegatti ITA-1 6 Pawel Hlavaty POL-11 7 Jesper Vesterstorm DEN-111 8 Fabio Melo BRA-74 9 Arnon Dagan ISR-1 10 Dennis Littel NED-13 11 Julien Quentel FRA-421 12 Wilhelm Schurmann BRA-999 13 Hubert Mokrzycki POL-25 14 Lukasz Konieczny POL-320 15 Damien Le Guen FRA-86 16 Janis Preiss LAT-23 17 Miguel Martinho POR-5 18 Kasper Larsen DEN-288 19 Fernando Martinez del Cerro D ESP-71 20 Nikolaj Kruppa DEN-4 21 Victor Carneiro de Melo BRA-2497 22 Martin Ervin EST-202 23 Dirk Doppenberg NED-51 24 Xavier Ferlet GBR-451 25 Nicolas Warembourg FRA-531 26 Filip Korczycki POL-555 27 Toomas Molder EST-44 28 Antoine Questel FRA-99 29 Sean O Brien AUS-120 30 Yoann Fleury FRA-730

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