Australian Windsurfing

Beijing 2008 Olympics    RS:X

In November 2004, the Neil Pryde RS:X board was chosen for use at the 2008 Olympics.

In 2007, the Australian RS:X Class Association was formed. Nationally, the Australian Windsurfing Assoc., will foster RS:X racing along side Formula Windsurfing.

Cost is approx. 3500 euros for the complete kit.
Australian RS:X Class Association Inc.RS:X Australia

International Class

Manufacturer & additional information

The feeder class to RS:X at Olympic and Youth level is the Bic Techno 293 One Design.

RS:X Selected for 2012 London Olympics

RS:X Sail Numbers in Australia

The Australian Windsurfing Assoc. is recognised by the IWA and Yachting Australia as the National Authority for issuing sail numbers for Australian Windsurfing classes/etc.

Sailors will need to be a member of their state windsurfing association. The “Sail Number Registration Policy” is available here...

Coming Events

Sydney International Regatta (SIR)

RS:X Warm Up Regatta
The RS:X Warm up event will provide a crucial warm up for the new RS:X class before the Olympic and Invited Classes Regatta a couple of days later.

Sail Melbourne
The Sail Melbourne Olympic & Invited Class which includes the RS:X Oceanic Continental Championships, will be held on Port Phillip, Victoria.

RS:X Nationals
TBA - see Class website

Articles to Read
RS:X News - AWA #3 OCT 2005 (150kb PDF)
RS:X News - AWA #2 AUG 2005 (135kb PDF)