Over 100 racers have gathered here at Leba on the Northern coast of Poland for the first PWA race event of the season. The sponsors ERA, have been hosting Formula races in Poland over the past few years
Over 80 competitors have now signed up for the first PWA Formula racing event for 2002. A lot of them are already on site training and tuning for the event, which is due to start in Leba, Poland, 7th to the 11th of August.
Head judge Klaus Michel pointed out at the 10 a.m. skippers meeting important issues such as competition area, duration of the heats and the new system of using a launching area where the riders have to present themselves before their heat.
We are back on standby here on the penultimate day of the Gran Canaria PWA 2002 Grand Slam. The wind in Pozo this afternoon was too light for any official action and the competition is now all set to go down to the wire tomorrow.
The wind has finally taken a breather here in Gran Canria. After five days of hectic conditions and radical action sailors arrived at the beach this morning to the scene of a light breeze and glassy waves.