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    Foiling Week Miami 2018

    Hi @South China Seaman details will come this week, classes that should race are Waszp ,Moths ,UFO ,CRX kite, Rsone windfoil , hopefully we will see some A's. There will be one C-class and "random" Whispers S9 Nacra etc, depending on numbers we fit them into a "all foiling cat" category . There will be a long distance on Friday open to all classes , prototypes etc Forum speakers some of the names are George Hradil, Pete Melvin , Greg Ketterman , Dave CLark , the Rafale C-class team , Vlad Murnikov ...etc look fwd to welcome you at the event Luca
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    F16 like foiler?

    here where CHarlie?
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    Steve and Dave Clarks Unidentified Foiling Object

    All of your foilers Charlie! And the Tomko's! luca
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    Steve and Dave Clarks Unidentified Foiling Object

    Hi Martin, thanks for note, hope @Dave Clark will keep you posted, we look forward to see your Whisper in action as well Luca
  5. Foiling Week Miami will be at Shake-a-Leg from Februry 15th to 18th Racing program for Moths, Waszp , Ufos, S9, FLying Phantoms ,Aclass, Cclass , CRX kite, Rsone windfoil and any prototype / one-off , new and old, bring it on! Trials of multiple boats available . Free of charge just need to register link will be available soon Forum on foiling hot topics / innovations / projects on 15th to 17th 09.30 to 12 Free of charge just need to register link will be available soon It's a foiling festival for everyone intersted, from weekend warriors to AC champs. Public welcome. www.foilingweek.com Foiling Week Sydney video day 1 Foiling Week Sydney day 2 and 3
  6. Foiling Week Miami will be at Shake-a-Leg from Februry 15th to 18th Racing program for Moths, Waszp , Ufos, S9, FLying Phantoms ,Aclass, Cclass , CRX kite, Rsone windfoil and any prototype / one-off , new and old, bring it on! Trials of multiple boats available . Free of charge just need to register link will be available soon Forum on foiling hot topics / innovations / projects on 15th to 17th 09.30 to 12 Free of charge just need to register link will be available soon It's a foiling festival for everyone intersted, from weekend warriors to AC champs. Public welcome. www.foilingweek.com video of Sydney Foiling Week day 2 and 3 video of Sydney foiling Week day1
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    Foiling Week Awards 2017

    FOILING week AWARDS 2017 : A WRAP-UP OF CATEGORIES, NOMINATIONS ,VOTING SYSTEM AND KEY DATES The main link to cast your votes http://www.foilingweek.com/pages/season-2017/foiling-week-awards-2017/nominations-for-foiling-awards-2017-are-open/ The awards are for the following categories: -Foiling sailor Award: For best foiling sport achievement of the year -Foiling project Award : Projects still in design phase but not yet in production -Foiling innovation Award: For foiling design solutions specifically applied to flight control / design / construction of parts but excluding hull construction. It does include vessels not powered by wind -Foiling production boat Award: For foiling craft already in production and being sailed -Foiling Green Award: For foiling ideas, inventions, design, initiative that will have a beneficial impact on environment The 2017 categories do consider performance from November 1st 2016 to November 1st 2017 Nomination and Voting System: -Online Nominations open to foiling community november 5th to november 16th. In this phase nominations are open to any suggestion. We as foiling week have suggested nominations for all categories but others may also propose alternatives : -Online Finalists vote after Compliance Review by Foiling Week November 17th to November 23rd.In these phase only the nominees that made it to the top 3 to 5 positions (considering vote %) will access the final votes. Winners will be announced at the awards evening at Yacht Club Italiano on December 1st, all finalists will be invited to attend. These are the "foiling week nominations", but again the nominations are open to every suggestion in the first phase till November 16th Foiling Week Awards 2017 SAILOR presented by Slam Who is your choice for best foiling sailor? Our initial take: - Peter Burling do we need to say why? - Paul Goodison 2017 and multiple moth worlds winner - Bora Gulari aka "resilience" -François Gabart doing now over 46 knots on a giant foiling tri Macif Course au Large -Armel Le Cléac'h well he won the first foiling Vendée Globe -Liv Mackay for winning Red Bull Foiling Generation,she should have been on an AC -John Tomko our favourite texan, semi-pro sailor, for the smooth transition from Flying Phantom Series to Extreme Sailing Series on board Demetrio Lupe Tortilla -Jes Gram-Hansen for winning with SAP Extreme Sailing Team the whole series -Jerome Clerc for winning the GC32 Racing Tour with Realteam Sailing Foiling Week Awards 2017 INNOVATION presented by BMW Yachtsport BMW ItaliaWhich is your choice for best foiling innovation? Our initial take: - Thilo Keller from AST - Advanced Sailing Technologies self adjusting boards for A-class (and other) catamarans -DNA performance sailing BV electronic system for the G4 -Emirates Team New Zealand the cyclors (all the rest followed) -Ifly15 by CEC Catamaran Europe Central take off gear mechanism -Manta5 Hydrofoil Bike -Revo Kayaks foiling surfski Foiling Week Awards 2017 PROJECT presented by Persico Marine Which is your choice for best new project in 2017? Our initial selection: -Harryproa a new foiling proa by Rob Denney -Laureano Marquinez Nahuel Wilson monohull foiler MW680F -Pegasius Project by Sébastien Rogues -@infinityperformanceyachts 56 by Farr Yacht Design -Goodall Design viper foiler -Barracuda Yacht Design @inigo toledo 110ft 75 kts foiling superyacht Foiling Week Awards 2017 BOAT : many new boats have hit the water in the past 12 months and are now in full production.Which one is the best foiling boat 2017? Our initial take: -SuperFoiler Grand Prix -Quant17 by Michael Aeppli Quantboats -Onefly -the new Classe Figaro Bénéteau III by BENETEAU -Flying Mantis -Flo1 by Aeronamics -F101 -tf10 by DNA performance sailing BV -Essentiel by Phantom International -Catamaran Stunt - S9 Turbo version -stiletto XF -Ultim Boat..all of them -VitaminB by Bruce Beca(for DIY construction, selling plans) Foiling Week Awards 2017 GREEN : For foiling ideas, inventions, design, initiative that will have a beneficial impact on environment These projects pop to mind SEAir SEAir Yachting foiling rib and SeaBubbles foiling "taxi boat" . In the next days we will publish more on each category/nominations. If you have a deserving entry not included in the above lists please send us info so we can publish. In the meantime you can vote and comment ( and if you are a "stakeholder" in a nomination you can certainly spread the post and try to get more votes for your nomination ) #maythebestwin #foilingawards #votenow #share #foilingindustry
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    Foiling Week Newport USA

    it is a possibility for 2017, long Beach or san Francisco but not defined yet.likely to stay in September if done.
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    Foiling Week Newport USA

    Foiling Week Newport is about to start from September 8th to 11th in Newport, R.I at Sail Newport base Foiling Week Newport will see another impressive speakers line-up at the forum, including Pete Melvin ( on Nacra future olimpic foiler and the Superfoiler project ) , Don Montague ( on all the recent kite boats out of Kai concepts ) , Tom Speer ( on A-class developments and AC ), Brunø Giunłoli( on foil configuration and C-class ) , Steve Clark and David Clark ( on a new foiling UFO ), Jay Phillips ( on the new Stiletto X series ), Nat Shaver ( on Team France AC developments ), William Sunnucks ( on the latest innovations of the Vampire project ), Leopoldo Rodriquez ( on a 37 meters foiling motor yacht ), Andrew Macpherson ( on a new 30ft foiling Cat ). All in the safe hands of the forum moderator Chris Museler. Forum entry is free for all competitors. Registration is open for non-competitors athttp://one.foilingweek.com/index.php#nor Foiling Week Newport will have several boats available for trials open to all including women and children (with dedicated boats and rigs) , from Waszpto Catamaran Stunt - S9 , from @Flying Phantoms to the new "UFO" from the brain and hands of Steve Clark and David Clark There will also be racing of Moths, Waszp, A-class and prototype class. Event is free to watch and open to fans and sailors of any ability. Come and join the US Foiling community
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    Foiling Week Garda

    Foiling Week Garda racing and forum program are now final.Boat trials will be available. More info on foiling week website www.foilingweek.com Racing program: http://www.foilingweek.com/pages/garda/foiling-week-2016-program/ Forum program: http://www.foilingweek.com/pages/garda/tfw-forum-2016-garda-program/ Racing and forum entries: http://one.foilingweek.com/index.php 2015 video: 2016 community/events video: Event is open and all are welcome. Stay tuned for Foiling Week Newport in September