For lovers of windsurfing , all roads lead to Porto Moniz this weekend !
The third Grand Prix Windsurfing Porto Moniz takes place in the northern town , with the organization to provide for the participation of about four dozen sailors , including Olympic João Rodrigues .
Madeira Island Windsurf
This event, organized by the MTC in partnership with the Naval Club Seixal , was presented yesterday and includes several events and activities for this Saturday and Sunday . So the Saturday between 9.30 am and 18.00, is reserved for evidence of ” match racing ” in the natural pools of Porto Moniz .
The strand “match racing” translates into competition with only two plates and a system of direct disposal . The Sunday program includes several tests . 11.00 to place long-distance race of ” paddle board ” starting with the safe harbor of Porto Moniz . By seráa 13.00 instead of long-distance race windsurfing , open classes ” raceboard ” and ” slalom ” . The start will be made outside the safe harbor , with two separate routes , one for the ” slalom ” , another for ” raceboard ” . This Grand Prix ends by 16:30 with the awards ceremony in the natural pools of Porto Moniz .
Saturday , October 19 :
10:00 Proof of Match Racing in the pools ;
20:00 Dinner at Mini Eco Club , Clube Naval Seixal .
Sunday, October 20 :
11:00 Long distance Stand Up Paddle ( SUP ) ;
13:00 Long distance Windsurfing ;
16:30 Awards Ceremony .