The 2019 Windsurfing South American Championships were held in Buzios, Brazil from 1st to 5th May 2019.
Almost 100 windsurfers were competing in different windsurfing classes including 32 RS:X sailors from 6 countries and 2 continents.
In the women fleet, Maria Celia Tejerina Mackern from Argentina took a Gold in front of Maria Belen Bazo German from Peru and Bruna Mello from Brazil. When in mens fleet two Argentines and brothers, Bautista Saubidet Birkner and Francisco Cruz Saubidet Birkner took the top podium places in front of Ignacio Berenguer from Mexico.
In the Youth division the Brazilians were dominating, where Giovanna Prada and Marcio Pinto Junior won the Gold medals.
Giovanna had a good lead in front of Alexia Garcia Guevara from Argentina and Barbara Pedregral from Brazil in Youth Women division, when Marcio left behind his countryman Guilerme Plentz and Nahuel Bobar from Argentina.
Congratulations to all winners!