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Engadinwind – Vrieswijk takes victory

August 18th, 2018

Once again at day three of the EFPT tow-in here at the Engadinwind, stunning scenery met incredible action. After an exciting qualification round yesterday, where every rider had six attempts to go bigger each time, the top six competitors were sent to the water today for the big tow-in final. The finalists included some highly credited tow-in experts like Adam Sims (Sailloft/Patrik), Amado Vries...

Engadinwind – Qualification Rounds

August 17th, 2018

At the second day of the EFPT tow-in at the Engadinwind 2018, all the riders have been sent to the water to fight for the top six positions, that would make it to the final. Due to the smaller fleet at this event, every rider got six runs today, whilst the best two results would count together and provide the final score. The nine riders put on an impressive show, using the wake of a boat, to go ...

Engadinwind – Registration Day

August 16th, 2018

For the first time ever, here at the famous Engadinwind at lake Silvaplana, an EFPT tow-in competition is a fixed part in the busy schedule of this event. Nine top riders from six nations have been invited to put on a show and to fight for the 3.000€ prize-money that has been put up for grabs. The international top riders Tonky Frans (RRD/RRD), Amado Vrieswijk (Serverne/JP), Adam Sims (Sailloft...

Engadinwind: Weapons of choice & action soundtracks

August 15th, 2018

After ten years of absence, the EFPT finally returns to the beautiful scenery of lake Silvaplana. The EFPT tow-in with € 3.000,- prizemoney will take off tomorrow. We talked to some of the pre-registered riders about their weapons of choice, about their inspirations, fantasy tricks and action soundtracks. Jeremy Plüss Tow-in gear: Tabou Twister 90l / GA-Sails 4.4 Personal best trick: Air F...

Who is Corto Dumond

August 11th, 2018

16 years old Corto Dumond started his international windsurfing career with not only one bang, but with a few. After debuting in the EFPT Matas Blancas, Fuerteventura in the end of June where he won the U16 category and ended up in the 9th place in the pro division, Corto has been showing some highly impressive sailing in the following competitions: the EFPT Lanzarote and his first PWA event in Fu...

Yentel Caers takes event victory

July 7th, 2018

After Antony Ruenes in 2015, Steven Van Broeckhoven (Gunsails/JP) in 2016 and Jacopo Testa (RRD/RRD) in 2017, the Belgian freestyle superstar Yentel Caers (JP) took victory in the 2018 edition of the EFPT Lanzarote. After two extremly exciting double eliminations, with tight races and highscores dropping heat after heat, the JP rider could mark down his second EFPT win within a week. The morning ...

Caers takes revenche in 2nd single

July 6th, 2018

Today it was time for revenche for Yentel Caers (JP), placed second in the first double elimination yesterday. Once again, the two freestyle giants Caers and Bosson met in the big final of the second single elimination to fight in a tight race for the victory. The two riders worked their way up through the heats, to then deliver a worldclass final but first things first. Loick Spicher (RRD/RRD) p...

EFPT Lanzarote – Bosson dominates in the double

July 5th, 2018

At day two of the EFPT Lanzarote, Adrien Bosson (North/Fanatic) from France has been crowned the victor of the first double elimination after an exciting superfinal against freestyle machine from Belgium, Yentel Caers (JP). The spot at Costa Teguise delivered perfect conditions with strong wind and mast-high wavesets and the top level sailors in attendence, could showcase their dominance. Before ...

EFPT Lanzarote Day 1 – Bosson takes victory

July 4th, 2018

It is the fifth consecutive year that the EFPT has been staged at Costa Teguise, Lanzarote. The organisation team around former European Champion and worldclass freestyler Antxon Otaegui have been working hard to set up, what is now known to be one of the best windsurfing events of the season. The forecast for the upcoming days promises yet another year of outstanding freestyle action. 33 riders s...

The ultimate day at the EFPT Fuerteventura

June 30th, 2018

It’s a wrap for the first ever EFPT Fuerteventura, staged at Matas Bay Watersports center. Since at least another six hours of good conditions were required to start another single and double and with the wind not improving until the early afternoon, the event has been called off for the pro fleet around 2.00 pm. The juniors were still kept on stand-by through the remaining day, to give them the...