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2018 World champions are decided

Saturday, 14 July So this was the end of the 2018 Tornado Worlds in La Grande Motte, France. Titles are decided! Iordanis Paschalidis & Petros Konstantinidis, GRE1 are the Open Tornado champions for the second consecutive year!! Iordanis Paschalidis and Konstantinos Trigonis were winning this title since 2011 so Iordanis is now a Tornado world champion for the 8th time ... Read More »

2018 Tornado worlds – Day 5

Friday, 13 July 4th day of racing. After a rather busy rest day with the visit to a vineyard, and the lunch on site, back to competition. Competitors were quite anxious at the 11.00 skippers’ meeting. There was no wind from the North, as usual. They were afraid there will be no wind in the afternoon. Luckily, an afternoon sea ... Read More »

2018 Tornado Worlds – Day 3

Wednesday, 11 July Third day of racing. Same color for the sky over La Grande Motte: light blue without any cloud, same color for the sun, and same color for the sea: blue-green. The change came from the temperature: 28° instead of 34° on Tuesday were expected for the afternoon which means probably a thermal wind lighter than the day ... Read More »

2018 Tornado Worlds – Day 2

Tuesday 10th July Back to the program of the Tornado World chps 2018 after a first day shortened on the water because administrative decision to secure the area for the aircraft « Patrouille de France” performance in La Grande Motte sky, at the end of the afternoon. The show was so great. but lengthened on shore at night with a so ... Read More »

2018 Tornado Worlds – Day 1

48 athletes, 24 boats from 9 countries are competing at the Tornado Worlds championship this year. Australia, Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Italy, New Zealand and of course France all here at the venue of Yacht Club la Grande Motte to race and have fun as always. One race took place today at the first day of the ... Read More »

2019 Tornado worlds -NZL

Although we are before the 2018 Tornado World championahip, next year’s venue is decided. Let’s arrange our New Year’s Eve to New Zealand! The NZITA are working very hard to get the 2019 World Championships organised and ensure that it will be an event not to be missed. Prior to the NoR, we have an update for the 3 events ... Read More »

2017 World title is decided!

Dany Paschalidis and Petros Konstantinidis from Greece are the 2017 Tornado Worlds Champions in the overall category!! Zdenek Pavlis and 17-year-old Michaela Pavlisova from Czech Republic are the 2017 Tornado Worlds Mixed champions!! 7th title in a row for Dany Paschalidis who accepted the challenge and sailed without Kostas Trigonis but with a young promising talent, Petros. It was Petro’s first ... Read More »

2017 Tornado Worlds – Day 4

One day is left to reveal the winners of the 50th World Championship of the Tornado class held in Thessaloniki. The fight for the winners’ podium continues and everything will be judged on the final day. In the seventh and eighth consecutive races of the event, the boat of Dany Paschalides and Petros Konstantinidis, who stands on top of the overall ranking, finished in ... Read More »

2017 Tornado Worlds – Day 3

Thessaloniki – Day 3 and Rest day Overall The multiple world champion Iordanis Paschalides and his 18 y.o. crew Petros Konstantinidis from Greece are coming closer to the title of the world champion as after all races of the 2017 world championship they are stable at top of the overall ranking with just 5 points, scoring five first places and ... Read More »

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