Young Windsurfers Get Underway in Poland
Mistral Youth & Junior World Championship 2005
259 competitors from 19 countries began racing in Sopot, Poland yesterday as the Mistral Youth & Junior and Raceboard Masters World and Raceboard European Championships got underway.
A cold Tuesday morning greeted the competitors with the first start signal was at 1000 hours local time. The weather conditions were good, with plenty of wind. After two races, four time ISAF Youth Worlds gold medallist Zofia KLEPACKA
(POL ) leads the girls' Mistral Youth Championship after scoring two bullets. Israel's Shahar ZUBARI heads the boys' leaderboard.
The Raceboards are currently being led by Patrik POLLAK (SVK).
With the wind getting up to 40 kn/h today racing looks likely to be abandoned until tomorrow.