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Techno 293 Plus is confirmed as equipment for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games

Posted On:  14/11/2015 11:51:37

336 winners in one event! Impossible task? Well BIC Techno 293 One design class did it again. Yes there were only 18 places on the podium at the end of the Championships in Cagliari, Sardinia but, after week of racing with the best youth windsurfers from all around the world, all participants are winners. Even superstar of America's Cup Sailing Max Sirena thinks it was "pretty cool".

Green Light for Techno 293 Plus
Posted On:  08/11/2015 14:28:30

The Annual General Meeting of the Techno 293 Class held in Cagliari on Thursday 29 October 2015 unanimously approved the Class Rules and Championship Rules for T293+.  An application to become an ISAF Class will be made in November 2016.

Meanwhile a full calendar of events is planned for the new class in 2016.

The inaugural European Championships will take place in Sopot, Poland, from 17th to 22nd July 2016.

Annual General Meeting 2015 - Minutes Published
Posted On:  07/11/2015 16:06:50

The Techno 293 Class AGM has given the green light to some exciting proposals, important for the future development of the Class . . . or should that be "Classes".  Check these out:

- the revised Techno 293 Championship Rules
- adoption of Techno 293 Plus Class Rules and Championship Rules
- 2017 events to be finalised by end of 2015 - feedback on options welcomed
- T293 Plus events for 2016, including Europeans in Sopot before the T293 event.

Posted On:  03/11/2015 20:08:27

336 competitors from 26 countries gathered in Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy to take part in the 2015 Techno293 World Championships. The host Windsurfing Club Cagliari put on a great event, especially as the organisers had to take over the regatta just months before it took place due to organisational problems at a previously picked site. ......( more )

Posted On:  31/10/2015 10:10:43

The first 2015 world champions for the Techno 293 windsurfing class arrive from Israel. As expected, both Katy Spychakov e Yoav Cohen (Under 17) secured their gold medals one day early. With light wind again in Cagliari, she kept winning (1-1), he just kept the rivals under control (4-2). Celebrations in the water and back to shore, with different reactions.......( more )

Posted On:  30/10/2015 09:18:31

Everybody (well, not exactly . . .) was waiting for the wind but we got some dark clouds instead, and some rain too, threatening the fourth day of the Techno 293 World Championships in Cagliari. But it didn't last. By noon sun was out, sky was blue and all sailors were rushing to the course, with the Under 17 and Under 15 boys now split between Gold and Silver fleets. ......( more )

Posted On:  29/10/2015 08:58:33

Another light wind day didn't stop the action at the Techno 293 World Championships in Cagliari. Race committee waited for the breeeze to pick up before calling the competitors out, but at the end all fleets except one managed to complete two races. Enough to challenge the top positions in most of the groups.......( more )

Posted On:  28/10/2015 08:22:05

A long morning by the beach, under a grey sky and with no sign of wind. The Techno 293 Worlds' fleet run into one of those slow days that one would expect on different racing courses - not in Cagliari. Well, it can happen here too, sometimes. After an early lycra ceremony to celebrate the best sailors from the first day, the kids had plenty of time to check the equipment, make new friends, play fresbee, snack around or take a nap.......( more )

24th to 31st October 2015    
Poetto Beach, Cagliari, Sardinia



Warm up pre BIC Techno 293 European championship race in chilly Liepaja. 15 years of tradition different windsurfing classes, great fun, hard condition. Start of exciting week for best youth sailors from around the world.

Techno 293 North American Championships
9-13 August 2015
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