WAVES is during Round Texel. Round Texel is the largest catamaran sailing race in the world and has been going strong for more than forty years.
The race format of Round Texel is simple: start at Paal17, keep the island on your right and return to Paal17 as soon as possible.
The 42ndedition of Round Texel is on Saturday, the 22ndof June, 2019. The start alone is a quite the spectacle. WAVES visitors can watch the race and spectacular start from top notch spots on the beach.
For windsurfers participating in the Foil Grand Prix, Round Texel is part of their format, so they also race.