The 26th edition of World Festival on the Beach will take place in Mondello, Palermo, Sicily from the 16th to 22nd May 2011.
Mondello, lays along an enchanting gulf, near Palermo in Italy, between Monte Pellegrino and Capo Gallo; it is the most important seaside resort in Sicily. In the last decade, it went through an extraordinary touristic development. It offers excellent hotels and a lot of entertainment activities - more info here
Organised by Albaria Club, this annual festival of music & sport will once again feature the European Open Team Racing Championships for the RS:X and Techno 293 classes.
Team racing is a discipline that is growing in popularity with windsurfers and the Albaria Club have been instrumental in promoting its development. Entry is limited to 16 teams in each class and team leaders and coaches should contact the club directly to register for the event via email :
The Sicily Grand Prix is fleet racing for 3 classes - RSX, T293 and Raceboard - and will take place from 20th to 22nd May. The members of Teams gain automatic entry to the Grand Prix; other racers can enter by sending an entry form attached to the Notice Of Race
This event is a great opportunity to get some early season training in readiness for the World Championships in July
2010 Photo Album