This weekend is the official start to the American Windsurfing Tour in Santa Cruz and it looks like all the heavy hitters are already in town, check out this short clip of the 'Eve of the 2013 American Windsurfing Tour'.

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A few brief words from the organisers about Santa Cruz:

'Waddell Creek, one of California’s premier beach breaks, is again the site of the opening event for the AWT Tour’s 2013 season for the third year in a row with the Santa Cruz Goya Windsurfing Festival. Competitors from across the globe are set to descend upon this hotly contested stretch of beach that sits squarely in the path of the tremendous Northern California wind machine.'