Lüderitz Speed Challenge 2019 Results

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GUNNAR ASMUSSEN Gunnar Asmussen, the German Speed Windsurfing Champion and fastest competitor at the 2018 event. He will be competing at the 2019 event and going after the world record.

Words and images: Bruno de Comarmond

New national records for Germany (x2), Belgium, Holland, Spain and South Africa/Africa.

The speed windsurfing world record was almost broken by the new Belgium national record holder with a fantastic speed of 53.25 knots, just 0.02 knots outside the world record that Antoine Albeau (FRA) achieved at the 2015 Lüderitz Speed Challenge event.

To date, the event has produced an astonishing 135+ national and 17 world records (windsurfing and kiteboarding).

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