On Saturday November 26th 2011, the organization committee asked for the first media conference in Cancun. It was a success!!!
Many reporters of different newspapers, magazines, and TV broadcasts of Mexico covered the event. There were announced the main sponsors: Pizza Hut, Marina La Amada, La Amada Residences, Oakley, Coca Cola, The Wind Adventure, Disenia, Starboard and Severne Sails.
Everybody were noticed about the main countries that are going to participate in the event: Brazil, Venezuela, Russia, Germany, Argentina, UK, Canada, Peru, Chile, France, USA, Spain and of course, Mexico.
All the competitors and families are expecting an excellent event, where they can mix a good vacation in the Caribbean Sea plus a world championship. Many of them are coming some days before to train and test the racing area.
Known competitors are coming as Nicolas Schreier, three times world champion; Carolina Butrich, female world champion; Demita Vega, second place at the 2011 Pan-American Games, Jose Ordonez, two times FE National Champion among other good sailors.
Cancun, as an international venue, is offering all its facilities to the competitors: Excellent hotels, nice weather, good wind conditions, good restaurants, etc... Besides, Marina La Amada is offering all that a high level championship needs.
The organization is preparing many funny activities during the event, in addition of the competition, to enhance the friendly relationship among the competitors, families and friends. There will be nice prizes.
Finally, don't forget that during the event we will have a Paddle Surf race, where windsurfing competitors are invited too.
We are waiting for you to have a good time here. This will be an unforgettable event!