The Raceboard Europeans takes place from 8th to 12th June, hosted by the SPLL Finnish Boardsailing Association and Yyteri Surfcenter. [more]
Yyteri is located very close to the city of Pori on the west coast, 250km from Helsinki and 150km from Turku.
Detailed map can be found at: http://kansalaisen.karttapaikka.fi/kartanhaku/osoitehaku.html?cx=3212395&cy=6837661&scale=800000&tool=siirra&lang=en-GB
With one of Finland’s most beautiful sandy beaches, about 4 kilometers long beach, shallow water and sandy bottom, Yyteri has everything to offer competition windsurfers. The organisers have hosted several national and international competitions, and many racers have arrived early to train for these championships.
Pre-registrations include competitors from 7 nations including Kazumasa Sugiura, from Japan, who finished 6th in the 2010 World Championships, and Patrik Pollak, Slovakia, the current Masters World Champion.
You can follow the action on Twitter via Raceboard Class website – http://www.raceboard.org/
event website – http://www.purjelautaliitto.fi/EN/RB_EUROPEANS_2011
and facebook –http://www.facebook.com/home.php