- 21 March 2011 | Windsurfing
Karpathos is set for The Odyssey of Speed 2011, a speed windsurfing event to be held in Greece, between the 2nd-21st August. The competition includes six speed/slalom windsurfing challenges using the Locosys GT-31/BGT-31 as the official GPS devices.
The Odyssey of Speed is a tribute to the ancient greek hero Odysseus, who had several adventures to overcome, in his time. The contest is open to everyone in the windsurfing community, from fun sailors to serious professional wind riders.
The island of Karpathos is a great venue for speed windsurfing. Patrik Pollak, Tim Otte and Manoli Kritsiotis will be organizing The Odyssey of Speed 2011 at the three bays of Paradise, Gun and Chicken.
The overall ranking will be based on the accumulated points out of all categories.