Sylt is the mecca of the world’s best windsurfers again

Sylt is the mecca of the world’s best windsurfers again

For ten days, Westerland will be the center of the international windsurf scene. 156 athletes from 33 different countries registered themselves at the Mercedes-Benz Windsurf World Cup on Sylt and opened up the 35th World Cup in the “Musikmuschel”.

The most thrilling thing for all visitors is for sure the performance of Philip Köster. The 23 years old and current leader of the PWA World Tour overall ranking, could win his fourth title when is made it on the podium. For spectacular wave riding action, we haven’t had engought wind on Saturday. Instead of that, the crowd could see the first competitions in the discipline foil. After two heats, Julien Quentel from Fance takes the lead. The German riders are in the midfield.