2009 Pozo Gran Canaria

Date: Jul 10 - Jul 17 2009 Disciplines: Men Wave, Women Wave, Men Slalom Location: Gran Canaria Pozo Izquierdo

Pozo Izquierdo: This spot, which is situated in the municipal area of Santa Lucía, is internationally famous on account of the ideal windsurfing conditions, the wind being ever present. In "El Arenal" (the name by which this beach is known to the local inhabitants), the wind usually blows from the left, tending to be very strong, with the result that you must use 2.8 and 4 metre sails if you want to fully enjoy this spot, which is one of the most windy places in the world. The waves are generally no less than one metre high and they can reach heights of up to 3 metres. Pozo is the ideal destination for those who have an acceptable level of skill in planing and jibing and who want to start on jumps and other aerial acrobatics.

A list of the equipment registered for use at this year’s SLALOM events can be found here http://nor.pwaworldtour.com/PWA_Registered_Equipment_2009.htm

You can see a list of the equipment registered by each competitor for Slalom HERE

Organizer's website: www.pozo-izquierdo.com

Current weather conditions for Pozo Izquierdo www.windfinder.com/forecast/pozo_izquierdo


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