PWA SLALOM SOUTH KOREA
Words Matteo Iachino, Antoine Albeau, Pierre Mortefon, Amado Vrieswijk, Ross Williams, Sebastian Kornum, Maciek Rutkowski, Delphine Cousin, Jenna Gibson, Lena Erdil, Arnon Dagan, Andrea Ferin. // Photos John Carter
When the going gets rough, what do you do with slalom stuff? The 2018 Ulsan PWA World Cup in Jinha Beach, South Korea tested PWA slalom sailors to their limits with high winds and choppy seas. So how do they adjust their tactics and equipment to handle the rough stuff and what did they think of some of the most extreme slalom racing to take place in years. A selection of the world’s best racers share their knowledge and experiences.