Defi Wind Bonaire – a new annual windsurf event on Bonaire

Defi Wind Bonaire – a new annual windsurf event on Bonaire

DefiWind comes to Bonaire for the second year in a row

The 2nd annual Defi Wind Caribbean organized by Bjorn Dunkerbeck and Philippe Bru will take place June 17th to 21st 2017 with Sorobon Beach Resort organizing the event. The Defi Wind Bonaire includes competitive events for both windsurfers and kite surfers. Kite surf and slalom races will take place on Bonaire’s west coast. The starting points will be Donkey Beach. which is the location of the Kite City food truck.

The annual Sorobon Masters takes place along side the Defiwind Caribbean.

The 5th annual Sorobon Masters  starts one after the Defi Wind Bonaire. The masters takes place June 22nd – 25th 2017. Sorbon Masters includes three different categories:  Slalom, Freestyle and Dunkerbeck Speed Challenge. Sorobon Beach Resort marks it’s starting point.

Races are divided by category based on sex and age and there is a division for rookies. In other words you do not need to be a pro windsurfer or kiter to participate! Registration is between $175 and $225 per event depending on when you register. Try to register before June 3rd to keep your cost down. Registration for both events is going on now.

Watch this blog for updated information on future windsurf and kitesurfing races on Bonaire.

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*photo credit Marcus Seidel for all Defi Wind images on this post