Please select your home edition
Edition
Southern Spars

NeilPryde Racing Series continues global tour

by NeilPryde on 24 May 2013
The Extreme Sailing Series 2013 Act2 Singapore - NeilPryde Windsurf Racing Series Lloyd Images © http://lloydimagesgallery.photoshelter.com/
The NeilPryde Racing Series is continuing its 2013 global tour with the initial stopovers in Myanmar, Singapore, Qingdao and Pattaya. The NeilPryde Windsurfing Racing Series is unique in that it provides a platform for windsurfers of all levels, ages and ability to compete together on a level playing field on the ISAF windsurfing one-design class, the RS:One.

The Myanmar event started with the pre-Sea Games regatta – a big practice run for the 2013 Sea Games to be held in December at Ngwe Saung Beach. The RS:One Class represented the biggest fleet (27 racers) amongst other sailing classes such as the Optimist, 420 and lasers. Thailand, Myanmar, Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia sent their best racers to battle in the rough Myanmar sea. Thailand was initially dominating but Myanamar's young racers, who started windsurfing only eight months ago, delivered memorable performances and results.

The next two stops of the Series were Singapore and Qindao, in collaboration to the Extreme Sailing Series™. As Official Windsurfing Supplier to the Extreme Sailing Series™, the NeilPryde Racing Series warmed up the Extreme Sailing Series™ audience in the breathtaking race venues of Marina Bay in Singapore, right in the middle of the city, and in the impressive Qingdao Olympic venue and its nautical stadium.

Finally, the NeilPryde Racing Series joined the 2013 TOGR (Top of the Gulf Regatta) for its second collaboration featuring an international fleet of 29 competitors from Thailand, Myanmar, Indonesia and India, racing in stadium regatta configuration with courses close to the shore and audience.

'Being part of the 2013 TOGR Regatta was a good opportunity for our junior sailors to participate in an international event at home, and to compete with the RS:One one-design ISAF Class. Our youth sailors enjoyed two wonderful days of racing giving them encouragement for the future', said Prapart Sangngern, a teacher at the Pattaya City 7 School and coach-cum-initiator of the Windsurfing Association of Thailand (WATH) Youth Development Programme.

In June, the NeilPryde Racing Series will fly to Istanbul with the Extreme Sailing Series™ and to Dunkerque for its first 24 hour team relay format race course. This will lead the fleet into the RS:One European Championships to be held in Brest in the first week of July.

NeilPryde Racing Series - Pre sea games 2013 regatta - Ngwe Saung Beach, Myanmar 4th till 7th April:

Division A:
1- Thanathip Suebyubon - Thailand
2- Sett Naing Aung - Myanmar
3- Naing Linn Tun - Myanmar

Division B (open):
1- Sirichai Prusiri - Thailand
2- M Mahardika S - Indonesia
3- Chauh Jun Ler - Singapore

Division B girl (open):
1- Nicole Lim - Singapore
2- Rika Riawan - Indonesia
3- Geh Cheow Lin - Malaysia

Above 19 (mix):
1- Nattha Phong Phonappharat - Thailand
2- Siripon Kawedaung-ngam - Thailand
3- Ek Boonsawad - Thailand

Above 19 (girls):
1- Siripon Kawedaung ngam - Thailand
2- Sarocha Prumprai - Thailand
3- Lesley de Cruz - Singapore

NeilPryde Racing Series Singapore in collaboration with the Extreme Sailing Series™ - Marina Bay, Singapore 13th and 14 April:

Women:
1- Audrey Yong
2- Amanda Ng
3- Nicole Lim

Youth boy (espoir):
1- Jun Ler Chuah
2- Wallace Gan
3- Leonard Ong

Men (senior):
1- Joshua Choo
2- Bo Ramsup
3- Jun Hao Lo

NeilPryde Racing Series Qingdao in collaboration with the Extreme Sailing Series™ - Qingdao, China 4th and 5th May

Women (senior):
1- Zhao Xin
2- Li Chunxin
3- Zhao Yaxin

Men (Senior):
1- Zhang Jun
2- Xu Xiaoqing
3- Ding Meng

Youth boys (espoir):
1- Zhang Zixiaolong
2- Zhang Shan
3- Wang Haichao

NeilPryde Racing Series with the Top of the Gulf Regatta - Pattaya, Thailand, 4th and 5th May 2013

youth girls (espoir):
1- Duangkamon Phongern - Thailand
2- Jutaporn Soontornhao - Thailand
3- Sopida Putthapinit - Thailand

youth boys (espoir):
1- Thanatip Seubyubon - Thailand
2- Sutee Tong-On - Thailand
3- Set Naing Aung

Women (senior):
1- Siripon Kaewduangngam - Thailand
2- Sarocha Prumprai - Thailand
3- Krongkaew Sakulfaeng - Thailand

Men (senior):
1- Navin Singsart - Thailand
2- Sirichai Phusiri - Thailand
3- Natthaphong Phonoppharat - Thailand

NeilPryde Racing Series 2013:

Myanmar - 4th to 7th April
Singapore - 13rd to 14th April*
Quingdao - 4th to 5th May*
Istanbul - 22nd to 23rd June*
Dunkerque - 29th to 30th June
Porto - 27th to 28th July*
Cardiff - 24th to 25th August*
Nice - 5th to 6th October*
Rio - 16th to 17th November*

* in collaboration with the Extreme Sailing Series™


http://www.neilpryde.com/" target="_blank">NeilPryde website
Wildwind 2016 660x82PredictWind.comBakewell-White Yacht Design

Related Articles

Spectacular new self-catering villas in Vassiliki
Now Wildwind not only provide top spec equipment but can also offer luxury villa accommodation. Now Wildwind not only provide top spec equipment, highly experienced RYA qualified instructors and a location with one of the most reliable wind patterns in the sailing world, but can also offer luxury villa accommodation.
Posted today at 3:51 pm
RS Aeros at the Frigid Digit Regatta, Seattle, USA
This year the event featured Lasers, Opti's and RS Aeros hosted by the Seattle Laser Fleet, Seattle's Frigid Digit regatta started as the major midwinter Laser event back 1974. This year the event featured Lasers, Opti's and RS Aeros hosted by the Seattle Laser Fleet, Corinthian YC and West Coast Sailing.
Posted today at 2:51 am
Sanya awarded Youth Sailing World Championships
World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport is pleased to announce that Sanya, China will host the 2017 edition The 2017 selection process opened in November 2016 after the Israeli Sailing Association exercised the right to withdraw from hosting the 2017 edition as a final contract had not been concluded.
Posted on 22 Feb
UK Flying 15 celebrates 70th anniversary at RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show
To kick start their 70th Anniversary year the UK Flying Fifteen Association are asking everyone to join them To kick start their 70th Anniversary year the UK Flying Fifteen Association are asking everyone who sails an International Flying Fifteen or keelboat, to join them at the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show 04-05 March (Alexandra Palace, London), to get the celebrations under way.
Posted on 20 Feb
Have you tried foiling yet? Top tips from Marko at Wildwind
Wildwind invested in foiling kits for some of their Laser fleet, converting the standard Laser in to a flying machine. In 2016 Wildwind invested in foiling kits for some of their Laser fleet, converting the standard everyday Laser in to a flying machine. ‘Can it be that easy?’ we here you cry, well you’re right but fortunately the Wildwind staff are not ones for turning down a challenge and have put a lot of time in to finding the optimum techniques so that you can be flying as soon as possible.
Posted on 19 Feb
18ft Skiffs - Thurlow Fisher take another win as JJ's loom
Today’s Race 11 of Australian 18 Footers League’s Club Championship on Sydney Harbour took on even greater importance With the 2017 JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship just six days away, today’s Race 11 of the Australian 18 Footers League’s Club Championship on Sydney Harbour took on even greater importance than usual for the 19 teams contesting the event. A 10-15 knots ESE wind allowed all teams to set their big number one rigs.
Posted on 19 Feb
A great excuse for FINNtastic racing – Finn Masters Magazine
It must be close to the start of the European Finn season, with the publication of the Finn Masters Magazine this week. It must be close to the start of the European Finn season, with the publication of fourth edition the Finn Masters Magazine and Yearbook this week.
Posted on 17 Feb
RS Aero Florida State Championships at Martin County US Sailing Center
The setting proved spectacular in terms of facility, race management, hospitality, location and weather for 18 racers The setting proved spectacular in terms of facility, race management, hospitality, location and weather for the eighteen racers that signed up for this second largest US East Coast RS Aero event.
Posted on 16 Feb
Miami Winter Series Event Two - Tropical conditions in Miami
Ryan DeVos and team XS Energy won the Miami Winter Series Event #2 in the final race. Ryan DeVos and team XS Energy won the Miami Winter Series Event #2 in the final race. A windy northerly for the practice day and two sunny hull-flying race days was enough to make competitors smile!
Posted on 14 Feb
Miami Star Winter Series - Levin Memorial - Final
The wind had difficulty materializing this morning but we finally got one race going around 12:40 in six knots The wind had difficulty materializing this morning but we finally got one race going around 12:40 in six knots of wind from the southeast.
Posted on 13 Feb