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Erris Beo IWA Wavesailing Final

Erris Beo IWA Wavesailing Final 2008
UISCE – 25/10/08 – 27/10/08



The Irish Windsurfing Association Wavesailing Final is held in UISCE, Elly Bay in Béal an Mhuirthead, Mayo every year. Big names within the industry have battled it out at different events nationwide throughout the year and it’s all down to this October Bank Holiday weekend.


The Wavesailing Final runs over 3 days, 25/10/08 – 27/10/08. Crowds flock to witness this adventure sport at its best. Irelands’ top windsurfers, wavesailors, coaches and professionals pull out all the stops to ensure they are ranked #1 in Ireland.


The Competition

There will be 3 different competitions, The Gold Fleet, Silver Fleet and Ladies competition. For more information contact Cormac on 0035397 82111 or cormac(@)uisce(.)ie


Entry Fees (Saturday, Sunday and Monday)

Gold Fleet          €75

Silver Fleet         €55

Under 17’s          €50


Fun Slalom Races & Clinics

For those of you who aren’t interested in competing on the waves we have organised a few different options. In response to the amazing appeal and success of the Slalom Series this year there will be 2 days of Fun Slalom Races organised by Maurice Owens, Danny Mulryan and Fintan Day, with prizes for the different events, including a fancy dress race and a pre millennium race (weather permitting). We will also be offering different clinics over the weekend. If you have a specific request for a clinic contact Jacqui at jacqui(@)uisce(.)ie otherwise keep an eye on the IWA website for more information


Slalom Entry Fees (Saturday,&  Sunday)

Adults               €20

Students            €10


Demo Gear

We are currently finalising the details regarding demo gear. Hopefully we’ll have some great 2009 gear for you to try out over the weekend.



Seeing as it’s the Bank Holiday and Halloween, UISCE throws a Halloween Fancy Dress Bash in Béal an Mhuirthead town. Over the weekend there will be different entertainment organised working around the competition time table and of course the weather. It’s always a great night so get started on your costume now. Prizes on the night.



UISCE adventure centre accommodates approx 80 people for the event every year. The rooms are 4-bed en-suite dorms finished to Fáilte Ireland Standards. For groups of 5 we can make arrangements. For more information contact Edel on +353 97 82111 or


Full board (3 nights, 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinner & supper on Friday night)

Competitors               €140

Group Booking 5+       €150

IWA Members             €160

Non IWA Member        €170



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