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Meet the team: Davide Zilli

February 5th, 2019

Time to introduce another member of the EFPT team. Davide Zilli just returned from his trip to South Africa. Living the absolute dream of every windsurfer Davide lives at one of the best spots of the world and is lucky enough to travel to other amazing destinations in his free time. This team-member combines pure passion for the sport, great windsurfing skills and organisational talent that is sec...

The EFPT 2019

January 15th, 2019

We are excited to release the tour-calendar for 2019. After an extremly successful 2018 with eight events and € 88.000,- prize-money in total , we are happy to announce that we will step it up again in 2019. The season will be opened in the end of April at the famous Surf Worldcup in Neusiedl am See, Austria with a tow-in only event to wow the thousands of spectors who visit this event year by ...

Obrigado Brazil

January 3rd, 2019

The concept of (as they call themselves) the three Gringos - Marco Lufen (Duotone/Fanatic), Vice World Champion Adrien Bosson (Duotone/Fanatic) and videographer Chris Czadilek (CC Films) was to forget about the competition for a while and to re-ignite the team-spirit in windsurfing - to focus on the passion and fun, which lights up the fire in the heart of each and every person in this sport. Supp...

Meet the Team: Danny Kater

December 11th, 2018

We decided to seize the off-season to introduce the EFPT team to you a little bit more and to take a closer look on the people who work behind the scenes. What many people don’t know is, that the team consists of a bunch of highly passionated windsurfers who dedicate a lot of time and thought into making the tour grow and in keeping the spirit of it alive. What started 15 years ago, developed i...

EFPT Tow-in Champion 2018

November 14th, 2018

When the tow-in discipline started to develop about eight years ago, nobody was aware of how much it would grow and how big its importance for events would become. Year by year the level has been rising, we have seen new tricks at higher speed, sometimes even with kickers - be it waves created by boats or actual costumized windsurfing ramps. The riders now get towed in by jetskis, boats and specia...

EFPT 18U Champion 2018

October 24th, 2018

We are looking back in a great season and an amazing final event in Brouwersdam, where the new EFPT champions in several divisions were awarded. However, due to the lack of 18U competitors, the result of the junior division 18U from the EFPT in Fuerteventura, earlier this year, also represents the overall result for the season. Eugenio Marconi, from Italy turning 17 this year, won his age division...

The New European Champions

October 14th, 2018

On the ultimate day of the DAM-X event the wind unfortunately never properly filled in and even though the double elimination has been started several times to see if the conditions were suitable, the competition had to be called off at 02.30 pm eventually. With €1.000,- prize-money up for grabs, a tow-in competition was staged right in front of hundreds of spectators. The best ten tow-in rider...

Scheffers and Huvermann on top

October 13th, 2018

The penultimate day here at the Zeil- and Surfcentrum Brouwersdam saw great comebacks, high performances in difficult conditions and two local riders on top of the podiums. Double Elimination Juniors In the double elimination of the junior girls, 14 years old French gir Salomé Fournier had a great comeback, winning three heats in a row. Since she managed to take out leader of the single elimi...

Erzen & Dumond take victory

October 12th, 2018

Day number three started early, with high hopes that the southerly wind would kick in properly already within the morning hours. Just around midday, the conditions were stable enough to send the juniors to the water. Junior Boys The losers final saw Nil Bacon (Severne) from France battling for 3rd place against Stefan de Bell (Severne) from Curacao. Nil, could land a flaka, spock, funnell and ...

DAM-X 2018 Day 2

October 11th, 2018

At day two here at the DAM-X event, race director Tom Hartmann called the riders for an early meeting. With a fairly strong forecast for southerly wind in the morning hours, the first possible start was schedulded for 08.30 am. However, it took a couple of hours until the conditions looked suitable to kick off with the first junior heats. Local boys Tigo Kort (Severne) and Tijmen Meijer (Severne) ...