Categories for Windsurfing

U.S. Windsurfing Nationals set for next week in the Columbia Gorge

The 2012 U.S. Windsurfing Nationals will take place from July 23-26 at the Hood River Event Site, showcasing the nation’s best windsurfers in slalom racing, course racing and freestyle events. Here are just a few of the big names that are scheduled to participate: Bruce Peterson U.S. Nationals champion who owns a windsurfing sail brand in Hood River Steven Max Under-17 World Freestyle Champion from Aruba Tyson Poor An Oregon…

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Summer volunteer opportunities!

Group and individual volunteers are needed at the Revolution3 Triathlon on July 7-8, Seaside Beach Soccer Tournament on June 9-10, and Pistol River Wave Bash on June 14-17. Click below for more info on these exciting volunteer opportunities!

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American Windsurfing Tour to hold stop in Oregon

The third annual Pistol River Wave Bash will hit the water June 14-17, 2012 in Gold Beach on the southern Oregon coast. Over 75 professional and amateur windsurfers will be competing against one another in six divisions (pro, amateur, women, youth, masters and grand masters) in which they are scored on both wave riding and jumping tricks. Last year’s event included pro-athletes from England, Morocco and Brazil, and with this…

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Gorge Games return, with new events and marketing plan

Riverboarding on the White Salmon River will be part of the new Gorge Games, which run Thursday through Sunday. Imagine racing down the White Salmon River, tumbling over Husum Falls with little more than a life jacket and a boogey board. Imagine handling class IV rapids in a head-to-head, full-contact competition, against the best in the world. Or imagine looking on at the professionals in this spectacle, while you’re safely…

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Gorge Games secures national TV contract with Fox Sports

National attention will turn to the scenic Columbia River Gorge as owners of the 2008 Gorge Games announced today they have secured a contract with Fox Sports to broadcast the event nationally this summer. “We are delighted to bring the Gorge Games back to national television,” stated Joshua Ryan, CEO and co-founder of Gorge Games, LLC.  This year the event that will feature 10 actions sports: adventure racing, kayaking, kiteboarding,…

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