Yesterday the PWA Costa Brava World Cup took off. After the registration of the sailors, the competition started straight away, but only 3 heats of the men fleet were complete. From these three heats, the qualified sailors into the next round are: Micah Buzianis, Ross Williams, Arnon Dagan, Benoit Mousilmani,Damien Le Guen, Robby Swift, Gonzalo Costa Hoevel, Eurtugrul Icingir, Bjorn Dunkerbeck, Cedric Bordes, Andrea Rossati and Malte Reuscher. All the details about yesterday’s competition here (reported by guest star John Skye).

Here a little video about day 1 in Costa Brava:


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Great success last weekend in the Round Two of The UKWA Inland National Championships & The Rya National Junior Championships 2009 and the Rutland Marathon at Whitwell, Rutland Water. 153 sailors took part in the event with a promising forecast. Full report and results on the UKWA site.

Photo Credit: PWA/J.Carter