Free Race Series- Race 1

The day started with blue skies, puffy white clouds scudding across the sky, and the wind around 20 knots in exactly the right direction. It was even reasonably warmish. Some we're already rigging by 10am and over the next half hour more rolled up, until we had enough for a GPS race. In spite of the considerable amount of new gear on display, the weather held. The gods were with us. Craig and I...
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IWC 2016 Award Winners

The season has drawn to a close and its time to recognise people within the club who have contributed to making this the best windsurfing club in the world! Club Person of the Year Every year, we take the time to honour an individual who has made a significant contribution to club- ensuring that the IWC is the biggest and best windsurfing club in the world!!! (No bias here!) To help with the ...
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2016 Season in Review

Another season has come & gone, and it's gone rapidly.  Personally for me it means I now have a 1yr old daughter, but it also means that I've capped off my first year as Club President. We've had a phenomenal year as a club.  Significant membership growth and great event participation numbers are just some of the highlights from this year.  We're really lucky to have volunteers within the c...
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Longboard Challenge

  Only a week to go and the challenges have been announced!   The Longboard Challenge.  Buy an old longboard online for $100.  Grab some friends and family and have fun doing Mick's challenges. “Rules- What Rules?” The Longboard Challenge has established itself as the most corruptly biased event on the calendar- with judges frequently accepting cash bribes to ensure ...
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Invitational Race Day No.2

Inverloch Windsurfing Club GPS Freerace Day No.2 Well I am going to start this report off with the statement I normally leave to the end – What an awesome group of volunteer helpers I have! Yep it’s true and no more evident than in our latest event. Mobiles were buzzing and emails were zipping through the webby thingy to make this happen for about 3 weeks beforehand. Big thanks to Postie Pet...
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Discover Windsurfing Day – 10 Jan 2016

Windsurfing is a sometimes a tricky sport that relies on so many elements.... Obviously, you need wind, you need water and you need equipment.  But most importantly though, you need passion, drive, encouragement and support as you tackle the elements and master the techniques.  Its a challenge that becomes a lifelong pursuit for many of us, and sometimes it's great to share our obsession with o...
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IWC Training Day – 12 Dec 2015

Well the last 2 days have reinforced exactly why Inverloch is such a great windsurfing location! Yesterday Huey absolutely unleashed with a solid 30kt WSW wind.  A number of people got on the water, some got smashed and reports that came in mentioned that there may be a few sails up for repair as a result (and almost a brand new board after it flipped down the beach a bit).  But... what we were...
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IWC Race Series – Round 1

Wow!  That one word sums up the whole day, organised windsurf racing is back in Vic with a bang! We had a fantastic turnout for the first of IWC's Race Series.  Over 20 people in total were on the water, 9 in the freerace and 13 in the handicap slalom.  The others were just happy to get on the water and sail.  Thanks very much to IWC's brand new Racing Sub Committee: Doug, Daffy, Ado, Kato, Jac...
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