Earlier this year a shady vote replaced windsurfing with kiteboarding for future Olympic sailing competitions. A popular revolt by the windsurfing community has led to a reversal of this decision! "People power kicked the decision to drop windsurfers from the Olympic sailing line-up into the oblivion of history as rank and file national representatives voted against the council members of the International Sailing Federation at its annual general meeting in Dublin." Click here for that story. For Neil Pryde's take on the original decision, click here.
This is Bill vdB, sharing little vignettes of windsurfing on Sayers Lake, in Howard PA. and sometimes elsewhere.