NEWS organises and runs an annual regional race series for windsurfers using various sailing clubs in and around the regions borders. Racing takes place in the nationally established classes of:
There are also T15 junior classes and a Club Class devoted to the novice and / or local club competitor.
Events are staged over a weekend with a minimum of 3 races being held each day. A competitor’s best 3 results are used to determine the final finishing positions. While you don't have to be a NEWS member to enter an event, membership ensures your result from each event is carried forward and used to calculate an overall series result.
Racing starts around 1.00pm Saturday & 11.00am Sunday. The event normally finishes by 4:00pm. Prizes are available!
Contact David Dobson on 0191 3847710 or Mobile: 07720 261 519 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Further information is available on the UKWA website. The events list provides the latest events listing.NEWS also have a Facebook group with regular updates and information for around the area.NEWS racing series is kindly sponsored by Tushingham Sails and Surfstore.