2013 Enel RS:X Youth Wolrds officially opened
2013 Enel RS:X Youth Worlds opened with the parade of the 17 participating countries and the practice race. This event is hosted by the Lega Navale of Civitavecchia and will go on until October 26th. Races will start on Monday.
122 competitors, 17 countries, 4 continents. These are the numbers representing 2013 Enel RS:X Youth Worlds Windsurfing Championships, an event dedicated to athletes under 19, which started today at the Lega Navale of Civitavecchia. After completing registration and practice race all participants gathered in the Club paraded among music and colours along the streets of Civitavecchia and arrived at the City Hall where they were welcomed by Pietro Tidei, Mayor of Civitavecchia. After welcoming speaches the Event has been officially opened by Marietta Tidei – member of Italian Parliament.
Fabio Corti President of Lega Navale Italiana of Civitavecchia: “ Today we tested the organization and everything went very well. We are very happy to see the participation of so many competitors. The wind should not let us down in the next days, so we hope it will be a great World Championship.
Marco Corti Sport Manager of Lega Navale Italiana of Civitavecchia: “ Weather forecast is good for tomorrow, no great changes with respect to today’s situation. On Wednesday a weather front could arrive but we should succeed to finish the program of the first two days without great problems.”