Austrian windsurfing scene

Austrian windsurfing scene 2022

Surfcup in Burgenland: world elite meet for the opening on Lake Neusiedl

From April 27th to May 1st, the Austrian windsurfing scene will have their traditional rendezvous in Neusiedl am See and will be the headliner at the first lake opening! First separate women’s competition, 30,000 fans expected.

The surf camper – rausschwärmer

The rausschwärmer crew can be found in the shopping mile with one oft their trailers. This is area no. 6 on the map of the Surfcup Neusiedl 2022. One of the functional camping and surfing trailers can be admired there from Friday to Sunday. Here you will find information about construction variants, possible equipment and accessories as well as all technical details. If you like to read more about technical details of the surf and adventure trailers you can go here Details

Austrian windsurfing - Map Surfcup Neusiedl 2022

Neusiedl am See

The comeback will be celebrated in a befitting manner: After the cancellation in 2020 and the event in the previous year that was closed to the public, the mega surf party is finally on the program again in 2022! And the event – ​​in the year before its 25th birthday – even has a great premiere within the Austrian windsurfing scene. With their spectacle in Neusiedl am See, the stars of the windsurfing scene are the highlight of the very first lake opening with a series of attractive events in various communities around Lake Neusiedl. To the event surf opening.

“Can’t wait!”

As part of the Lake Opening in Burgenland, the Surf Opening will headline the series of events around Lake Neusiedl. The organization crew, the athletes, the sponsors and partners can hardly wait. The buffet is prepared for an event where there will be something for every taste! In any case, the season will be opened with a sporting firework display that the region has never seen before!

Record attendance at Premiere

Kloibhofer, who estimates a budget of 500,000 euros for the surf opening, expects 30,000 visitors at the event, 9,000 at the various parties alone. The windsurfing elite will do their best to enchant the fans with their exceptional skills and breathtaking tricks. Registration for the event is in progress – it can be assumed that none of the top stars of the scene will miss the opportunity to set sail in Neusiedl.

Best surfers at the start

At the start of the European Freestyle Pro Tour (EFPT) in 2022, the best surfing ladies will be there for the first time. The finalists will be determined in the form of a single elimination in direct duels. They will then compete for the trophies and valuable points for the world rankings on Sunday. If the (wind) conditions permit, participants who are eliminated early even get a second chance within the framework of a double elimination.