- 24 October 2011 | Windsurfing
David Garrel and Zara Davis have been crowned the official 2011 ISWC European Speed Windsurfing champions. The riders from Luxembourg and England secured their speed sailing title in the last round of the Tour, held at the Weymouth Speed Week, in UK.
In the windsurfing division, Garrel accelerated to victory with an overall speed of 35.742 knots. He was closely followed by Kevin Greenslade with 34.393 knots and Patrick Van Hoof with 34.268 knots.
Zara Davis competed in the Masters division and speeded up to 31.288 knots. She is the fastest female windsurfer of the 2011 ISWC European Speed Windsurfing Tour.
Despite the overal result, there was only one man that David Garrel could not beat. The kitesurfers David Williams was the fastest European sailor after recording a maximum speed of 36.250 knots.
In the Top 10 speed sailing list, there are four kiteboarders and six windsurfers.
Results of the 2011 ISWC European Speed Sailing Tour:
1stDavid Williams36.250Kite Board
3rdAlex Bradley35.395Kite Board
4thJames Longmuir35.372Kite Board
6thPatrick Van H.34.268Sailboard
8thDan Sweeney33.943Kite Board