Gorge Windsurf Awards 2011
Now that the 2011 Windsurfing season is slowly coming to an end , the Gorge Windsurfing Association would like to award Gorge rippers who rocked on and outside of the river in five award categories. To submit your nominations please visit the CWGA website.Winners will be announced August 31st at the end of season at The Ruins/Hood River.
Gorge on fire - Aug 5th
The Gorge was on fire once again, August 5th 2011.
Kevin Pritchard @ Sacramento River
Former World Champion Kevin Pritchard will be tearing up the Delta at Rio Vista/Sacramento River in California this Tuesday July 26th.
Come out to the Sacramento Country Park at the end of Sherman Island Road to meet and sail with the wave riding master!
You don’t want to miss this!!!
photo by pritchardwindsurfing.com
Boujmaa Guilloul in the Gorge
Boujmaa Guilloul from Morocco is one of todays most stylish, radical and innovating wave sailors. After his participation on the American Windsurfing Tour at Pistol River/Oregon, Boujmaa headed to the Columbia River Gorge where he sailed on a river for the first time in his life. In the following interview he tells us about his first ever Gorge adventure.
Fundraiser for Gorge groms
The Columbia Gorge Windsurfing Association is fundraising for Gorge Groms, our kids windsurfing club. This is a unique program, providing gear, group sails, clinics, and even a Big Brothers Big Sisters clinic each year. Please support this program and make a donation today!
We have a fundraising page set up on our facebook page to donate directly toward replacing the gear in our kids program, Gorge Groms.