Gonzalo Costa Hoevel: black power

Gonzalo Costa Hoevel has joined the Point-7 Black Team.

The rider from Argentina is the latest addition to the dark side of windsurfing. Hoevel started sailing when he was nine-years-old. In 1997, Gonzalo won the Youth World Championships in Sopot.

"People asked me many times about the sails. A lot of people in Argentina followed the tour in the last years and in the beginning the only thing they asked me was about those new stylish black sails," says Costa Hoevel.

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Jonathan Dunnett: he will circumnavigate Britain without on-water support

Jonathan Dunnett will try to be the first windsurfer to sail around Britain without on-water support. He expects to travel 2214 miles (1924 nautical miles; 3563 kilometres).

The 41-year-old web designer from Essex will kick off his adventure by windsurfing under Tower Bridge, in London. The journey will take about three months to complete.

Jonathan will set sail at midday, on June 13th, 2015, knowing that only three windsurfers managed to complete the circumnavigation with yacht or powerboat support.

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Lehar Jürimäe: too colorful for Point-7 | Photo: Eesti Purjelaualiit

Lehar Jürimäe has taken out the Estonian Winter Windsurfing Championships 2015.

The windsurfer was crowned the best sailor in the three-stage series, which included events in Slalom, Course Race and Speed challenges.

The circuit was held on Lake Harku (Slalom), and on Lake Võrtsjärv (Course Race and Speed), in sub-zero air temperatures and frozen waters. A total of 18 participants competed in the series.

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