HATTERAS NC OBX-WIND.COM
The Hatteras NC OBX-WIND.com Windsurfing Festival is a week of activities including a long distance race, King of the Cape Freestyle Competion, demos with gear from Makani Fins, Avanti Sails, Starboard Windsurfing, Severne Sails, North Sails, and Fanatic Windsurf International, closing party at OceanAir Sports and raffles!
LONG DISTANCE RACE:
Race Organizers will pick the best day to host the race on the week of april 15th – 22nd. Super easy race open to everyone with different categories. ANY GEAR WILL DO.
Beach Start at OCEAN AIR shop to a Buoy placed across the sound close to the REEF about 5 km from the start. Racers will have to sail to the reef twice for a total of approx 20 km! Ocean air will provide safety with jet skis and judging by catamaran. Last year’s race had 108 windsurfers last year in both races. This year’s race is limited to ONLY 200 spots. FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED!
KING OF THE CAPE:
The King of the Cape Freestyle competition is coming back to ISLAND CREEK. The prize money for this event is fueled by raffle ticket sales. Purchase raffle tickets at obx-wind,com to help fun the revival of this Hatteras Freestyle Event! Registered competitors include: Philip Soltysiak // CAN-9 //, Tyson Poor, Mike Burns, Youp Schmit, and Alex Mertens US 522.
1 Starboard Windsurfing Board (TBD)
1 Severne Sails Sail (TBD)
2 Nolimitz Windsurfing Masts
3 Makani Fins Fins
1 Week Stay at Pro-Windsurf La Ventana in Baja, Mexico
1 Chinook Sailing Products Boom, 1 Extension, 1 Mast Base , Harness Lines
AND MORE GOODIES!
Tyson Poor (slalom) and Philip Soltysiak (freesyle) will each host 4-day clinics limited to 10 participants per clinic. Find out more about their clinics and how you can sign up at https://obx-wind.com/clinics/.
Mike Burns will host a free clinic (date TBD) at OceanAir Sports. Come out to ask Mike your questions and discover more on the superb SEVERNE SAILS and FANATIC windsurf boards.
The week of windsurf fun will wrap with a closing party on Saturday, April 22nd at 7pm. The party will include a DJ all evening plus FREE BEER & FOOD!! (Location TBD)
Visit obx-wind.com to REGISTER