Tag Archives: UK

Formula Windsurfing British Open

Formula, Formula Windsurfing, Windsurfing, UKWA, James Briggs, GBR-91, Point-7, Starboard, Weymouth, WPNSA

The Formula Windsurfing British Open held at Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy was an interesting event for me as I went there with no expectations having had only a limited season. As it turned out, I was actually in first place overall for much of the event and only lost this in the final […]

UKWA Cup – Herne Bay

Containers, Boat, Sunrise, Ferry

The UKWA Cup at Herne Bay was my first Formula Windsurfing event for the 2012 season. I had refreshed my equipment for the season just prior to this event which meant there was not a great deal of time to be able to tune this up before competing. For the Point-7 race sails, this was […]

FW British Open

Weymouth, WPNSA, UKWA, Trophies

There were four fleets of sailors here at Weymouth for the UKWA British Open in the Techno One Design 6.8 & 7.8, RSX, Raceboard and Formula. I found a spot to rig up in the middle of the RSX fleet. Wondered if I could pick up any tips from these potential future Olympians. Bob Ingram […]

Back to the North

Car Park, VW, Volkswagen, Transporter, Sportline, Black, Road Signs

After some more fun and games with excess luggage and Qantas, the rest of the journey back to the UK was very smooth on the Airbus A380. How peculiar, that’s not where I left you… Apparently they were doing some work on the car park and had to move my van a number of times […]