This has been a very cold and delayed spring. On April 15th, we had winds over 40 mph, and we also had 1/4 of the lake covered in ice. These are brutal racing condition.
Now in the middle of May, the warm temperatures have arrived. The Midwest Speed Quest is open, and we are ready for some competitors.
Watch the Weather Forecast link. Find a windy day that fits your schedule and come on down!
We have lots of exciting news updates as we enter the Speed Sailing Season. We will have more top windsurfing gear here for demo use by visiting racers. This is some of the finest Speed Sailing Gear available anywhere in the world!
Newest Sponsors include Carbon Art Windsurfing Boards. These boards are hand made in New Zealand to your exact specifications. These are some of the fastest production speed boards in the world. We will have a 95 liter SL 62 Slalom Board, and the 83 liter SP 50 Speed Board.
There will be a full quiver of KA Koncept, Koyote, and Kult Sails as well as the new Italian Carbon Fiber masts and a selection of Select S07 Speed Fins made by Select Hydro-Foils of France set up and ready to go.
We will be giving away copies of The Windsurfing Movie, courtesy Jace Panebianco of Poor Boyz Productions. This is the best Movie ever made about Windsurfing. This is also a great Movie to get others interested in our Sport. If you do not own this Movie: Get It!
There will be great gear from Chinook, including the new adjustable Race Harness Lines, and the 8 to 1 Adjustable Outhaul System, and the mechanical Quick Release Mast Bases.
We have an assortment of Gath Gedi Convertible Helmets available for use by visiting racers. Speed sailing is an extreme sport, and we are concerned about your safety. We also have an assortment of demo Barz Optics Protective Eyewear available. These products provided courtesy of Murrays Sports.
Vector Fins Maui is another new Sponsor for 2008. We will have a quiver of these handmade fins here for you evaluation. A premium fin will make you faster!
The new LOCOSYS GT-31 GPS units are here. These new units, come with the latest firmware installed featuring "Speed Genie". This will display the Max Speed, and the Average 10 Second Speed right on the water! Just check the screen after each run. What a great way to check performance of new gear or new settings during a session.
We also have copies of The Redbull Storm Chase DVD from Germany. This is an epic movie about extreme windsurfing in locations across Europe.
The Staff at Deb's Healing Massage and Day Spa of Worthington are standing by with a free 1Hour Massage for interested Racers after a hard day in the foot straps.
We can assist you with free or discounted lodging at the finest motel in town: the AmericInn of Worthington.
All Racers will receive a Coupon for a free or discounted meal at La Azteca Mexican Restaurant of Worthington, the best Mexican Food anywhere!
More Racing News and Sponsor New is just around the corner. Stay Tuned!!!