The RS:X Windsurfing World Championship begins today in Sorrento AUS with the practice race. In addtion to the Championship title, Oceania is racing for an Olympic berth, and in both fleets, AUS and NZL will duel for this slot. Important windsurfing nations such as FRA, ISR, NED or POL will select their athletes for the 2020 Tokyo games, as do the USA with Pedro Pascual and Geronimo Nores on the entry list. MEX is represented by Ignacio Berenguer. —– 70 men and 46 women are on the entry lists, the latter with Farrah Hall USA, Mariana Aguilar Chavez Peon MEX as well as Nikola Girke CAN and Olivia Mew CAN representing North America. —– The preview and the video of the day.