43 youths and 28 masters from 11 countries have joined the biggest windsurfing championship for 20 years as Techno 293 smash their previous record competition entry. [more] Raceboard fleets will have their own racing area but so far there has been so much wind it is impossible to race – in excess of 30 knots with very strong and sudden gusts up to 55 knots.
Competitors are keen to get started. The forecast for Wednesday promises winds of around 16 km/h – fingers crossed! Stay tuned to up-to-the minute reports on Twitter.