Camille Juban: eyeing the title in Cabo Verde | Photo: Si Crowther/AWT

Camille Juban claimed the Goya Cabo Verde Pro 2015, the first event of the American Windsurfing Tour (AWT) season in consistent wind conditions.

The finals' day was nothing less than epic. The semifinals had fours serious windsurfing contenders: Kauli Seadi, Kevin Pritchard, Boujmaa Guilloul and Camille Juban. In other words, two world champions and two AWT champions.

Seadi pulled his trademark turns in with huge super-clean goiters, to win his heat against Pritchard; Juban managed to complete a perfectly landed goiter in the closeout section to move into the final.

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Guanabara Bay: the sailing venue for the 2016 Olympic Games | Photo: Rodrigo Moraes/Reuters

The British Sailing Team is concerned about water quality in Guanabara Bay, the sailing venue for the 2016 Olympic Games.

The waters of Rio de Janeiro are heavily polluted. Despite the promises from the local authorities, the amount of untreated waste flowing into the Guanabara Bay will not be cut by 80 percent, as initially announced.

"The sailors are on various supplements to mitigate against it, but we can't do anything about the water quality," Stephen Park, British Sailing Team's manager, told Reuters.

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Wind: blowing secrets ever since | Photo: James Loesch/Creative Commons

The wind has many secrets. The wind hides multiple faces. The wind is invisible yet powerful. Discover and learn a few surprising windy facts.

Wind is simply the flow or movement of air from high to low pressures. You can touch it, you can feel it, but you will never be able to store it in a box or own it.

Winston Churchill once said, "Kites rise highest against the wind - not with it." Interestingly, people often consider wind to be an obstacle, and never quite understand that you can you adjust and adapt to get the most out of it from another perspective.

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