On the way from Greece back to the UK for the FW British Open, swung past the Point-7 Office on Lake Garda to pick up the new Sado 2G wave sails in preparation for the winter season back on Guernsey.
There was some serious silverware for the winners at this event. Pictures from the podium are for the following divisions; grandmasters, masters and overall.
This was a four day Formula Windsurfing event held in Gallipoli. We were gifted glorious sunshine throughout the event with temperatures of over 30 degrees, something of a change for me having just come from Norway. The fleet went out on the water every day in the light winds, although only on the second and […]
Took a minor detour through Italy to visit the guys at Point-7 in Torbole and grab some lunch.
This was always going to be a bit of a mission of a trip starting with the ferry from Norway over to Denmark, through Germany and onto Italy. In Germany, I managed to cut a few corners on the trip taking the scenic and empty minor roads in favour of the autobahn. However, I was […]
It turned into a bit of mission getting from Italy to Denmark. Journey time was slightly increased by the fact that my Sat Nav device decided to take some very random detours to avoid traffic. The first was excellent and found me some cheap fuel, the next through the middle of Hamburg, not so good. […]
On the way out of Lake Garda, decided to stop off and take a few shots before heading off on the drive north.
After the drive back to the Point-7 office at Lake Garda, decided to stretch my legs and take another look around Malcesine on a dramatic stormy day with thunder rolling around the surrounding mountains.
After a long morning wait, the wind filled in during the afternoon with a thermal breeze expected to build. Two races were held before thunderstorms and lightning interrupted the afternoons racing. Casper Bouman (NED-52) again won race 3 with Martin Ervin (EST-202) getting line honours in race 4. A couple of bad tactical calls and […]
The wind toyed with us today; a light breeze in the morning prompted the fleet to head out on the water. However, the wind soon dropped and we returned to shore. In the afternoon, much the same happened as the fleet went out on the water again only to be later called back to shore […]