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GWA Wingfoil Race European Championship 2021 | Day 3 – The Grand Finale

With the promise of finishing two more rounds, it was still all to play for on the last day of the GWA Wingfoil Race European Championship. In the morning, Lake St. Moritz greeted us with the usual reflection of its beautiful surroundings. This may well have gone unnoticed by our competitors however, who with the end of the event in sight, were getting amped up for some tight battles.

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GWA Wingfoil Race European Championship 2021 | Day 2

Day 2 of the GWA Wingfoil Race European Championship started with wall-to-wall sunshine, promising an action-packed day. As Race Director Juan Antonio Aragon said at the skippers meeting, “The sun's up, the sky is blue... if there ever were a time for action it's today!"

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GWA Wingfoil Race European Championship 2021 | Day 1

It's August 2021 and we are back at it with the first-ever GWA Wingfoil Race European Championship, taking place at the beautiful lake of St. Moritz in the Swiss Alps, as part of the Engadinwind.

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GWA Wingfoil World Cup Leucate 2021 | Grand Finale

The sun was out bright and early on the last day here at Mondial du Vent, bright and early this morning, lighting the way to the playground for the final time. It's a beautiful clear morning here, with a cold 20kts Tramontana chill blowing through the air. The women’s Surf-Freestyle heats  were up first. 

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GWA Wingfoil World Cup Leucate 2021 | 3, 2, 1, ACTION!

We had a sopping wet morning here in Leucate, with a thrilling 8 degrees Celsius, the perfect temperature to chill the riders nerves before their heats. But the rain certainly didn’t dampen the mood as finally…THE WIND ARRIVED!  Competitors made their way to the beach nice and early, croissants in mouths and suited up in an extra layer or two to the 8am skippers meeting held at the shore.

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GWA Wingfoil World Cup Leucate 2021 | Day Three

Today we had our first sunny start here in Leucate! The substantial breeze blew hope through the air during the morning skippers meeting.  Aiming to speed up the tempo of the event, judges planned to kick off with the Surf-Racing discipline. Riders were told to remain alert for the calls, as the GWA Wingfoil World Tour race director Dani Jimenez and GWA head judge Mallory de la Villemarqué headed to the beach to plan the race course of the day.

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GWA Wingfoil World Cup Leucate 2021 | Day Two

We had a bit of a rainy start to day 2 here in Leucate at Mondial du Vent. The wind is taking its time to wake up, but the riders were engaged from the get-go, taking advantage of this time to propose their suggestions on the judging criteria, ensuring everyone is on the same page before they hit the water. 

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GWA Wingfoil World Cup Leucate 2021 | Day One

After a nervous time on hold due to travel restrictions the GWA Wingfoil World Tour is stoked to arrive here at Mondial du Vent in Leucate, to kick off the first event of the 2021 season! Riders have arrived from all around the world and lift those spirits high to  show what Wingfoiling is all about.

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Competition Insights: Tarifa Wing Pro

We sat down with some of the GWA champions for an insider's look at what tricks were thrown down, the best pre-competition snacks and where wingfoiling is heading.

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Competition Insights: GWA Superfoil Brasil

We sat down with some of the GWA champions for an insider's look at what tricks were thrown down, the best pre-competition snacks and where wingfoiling is heading.

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GWA SuperFoil 2020 – Final Day

The GWA Super-Grand Slam Fortaleza 2020 comes to an end with an intense expression session. Find out about final event results here:

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GWA SuperFoil 2020 Day 3

Day 3 has been action packed here at the Superfoil Brasil in Fortaleza. Read more to find out who made the finals!

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