King Hogar Windsurf Extreme Jump 2014: a different day in Las Palmas

The King Hogar Windsurf Extreme Jump 2014 has debuted in Las Palmas, in the Canary Islands.

The tow-in ramp contest attracted riders and many spectators. With the helping hand of Thomas Traversa, the local crew installed a ramp in the in the middle of the harbor.

Although didn't not appear to help boosting windsurfers up the ramp, boat power was enough to get the show running.

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American Windsurfing Tour: power and fins | Photo: Si Crowther/AWT

The 2014 American Windsurfing Tour (AWT) schedule has been announced. There are six stops in the calendar.

The best wave windsurfers in the world are looking forward to kick off yet another American Windsurfing Tour. The new season gets underway on the 5th June in Santa Cruz, California.

Camille Juban, who had a near-perfect 2013 season, will try to revalidate the title. However, it won't be easy because Kevin Pritchard, Bernd Roediger, Levi Siver and friends will put all the meat in the barbecue.

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Francisco Birkner: winners have white teeth

Francisco Birkner and Martin Berardo have claimed the Techno 293 and Raceboard titles, at 2014 South American Windsurfing Championship held in Lake Potrerillos, Argentina.

The Argentinian windsurfer qualified his country for the Youth Olympic Games, in Nanjing, with the perfect score of 10 before the 12th and final race.

Silver and Bronze positions on the podium were also determined. Lars van Sommeren took the final championship bullet and was followed over the line by Geronimo Nores.

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