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These wind surfers fly over the water: elite surfers compete in Foil World Championships
World’s best wind and kite surfers met at the Silvaplanersee in Engadin (Switzerland). The international top event focused the new and trendy surf disciplines: Foil Wind Surfing and Kiting. One of the highlights: the European Freestyle Pro Tour. Five of the top ten world tour freestylers put on a show for the fans full of breathtaking tricks.
Another highlight of the event was the Foil World Championship. Luuc van Opzeeland (NED) secured the victory in front of Julien Bontemps (FRA) and Steve Allen (AUS).
Results (2019 IFCA Foil World Championships)
1. Luuc van Opzeeland (NED)
2. Julien Bontemps (FRA)
3. Steve Allen (AUS)
4. Fonzalo Costa Hoevel (ARG)
5. Nicolas Goyard (FRA)