At the Vanora EngadinWind 2020 by Dakine the first ever wing foil event took place. The wing foil exhibition by the newly founded Global Wingsports Association GWA was held at beautiful Lake St. Moritz and Lake Silvaplana, Switzerland. During the two day event on Sunday 16. August and Monday 17. August 2020 wing foiling in two disciplines happened: racing and freestyle.
The racing event was held on Sunday 16. August 2020 at Lake St. Moritz and the freestyle competition took place on Monday 17. August 2020 at Lake Silvaplana in front of the most beautiful mountain landscape.
EngadinWind 2020 Wing Foil Highlight Video
After the two days of competing it was time to announce the over all winner in both disciplines racing and freestyle.
1. Balz Müller
2. Michael Näf
3. Henning Nockel
This was the first Global Wingsports Association GWA event ever – the riders had a lot of fun and many more events are just around the corner.
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It was another perfect day of poniente wind in Tarifa today for Day 03 at the Tarifa Wing Pro Three of competition. The windspeed increased in the early afternoon, and by 3pm the conditions were suitable to compete, starting with a wing foil race.
The full men’s elimination was completed today at the Tarifa Wing Pro, with strong conditions gusting up to 35 knots of south wind. In the end Balz Müller was the winner of the competition.