News Headlines – Fri 24th

PWA Aruba continued to go from strength to strength yesterday as the racers took over in the Caribbean – resulting in some of the most beautiful slalom photos we\’ve ever seen from John Carter at After two eliminations Antoine Albeau leads the men\’s fleet ahead of Bjorn Dunkerbeck and Arnon Dagan while Karin Jaggi controls the women\’s fleet ahead of new girl Zofia Klepacka and Valerie Arrighetti. Full report at – and click here for today\’s live action this afternoon.

In somewhat less stunning conditions out in Texel, Holland, Bernd Flessner is still in the lead at the IFCA World Slalom Champs after eight rounds – followed by Kasper Larsen and Damien Le Guen. Full results at

Now we\’ve got a taste for racing shots, check out Point-7 slalom and formula specialist AUS-120 Sean O\’Brien\’s last trip before heading to Aruba – he was out in Mauritius coaching their elite Formula Windsurfing team for the forthcoming Indian Ocean Island Games. Nice work if you can get it at

And talking of pictures, we make no apologies for featuring British content whenever we can here, and the latest we\’ve been sent comes from Kimmeridge Bay last Saturday 18th. Gary Lawton was there at low tide to capture the fun-size jumping joy at

It\’s an ever-so-slightly bigger wave starring in today\’s movie – OK, maybe co-starring beside Ricardo Campello as he takes on Jaws on Maui … and ends on a high with an audacious double-forward off the shoulder…


V-111 has to be one of the favourites for the Red Bull Rockets GPS high-jump event that\’s game on today at Pozo on Gran Canaria. But he\’s got stiff competition from 16 of the world\’s finest, including the likes of Victor Fernandez who\’s tweeted the first pic we\’ve seen from the event … unfortunately that\’s of dinner last night! Hopefully we\’ll see some action soon at and/or

And finally, that leads us very nicely into this somehow beautiful iPhone clip from local legends Cutre Windsurfing at featuring sailmaker Daniell Bohnhof entitled \’How to fix a broken windsurf sail in one minute\’…


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Photo Credit: PWA / John Carter


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