For that matter it is only about another 1.5 hours drive to get to Fond du Lac from the great city of Chicago. There are direct flights from Helsinki to Chicago.
The organizing team for WISSA 2015 http://www.wissa2015.com/ has been hard at work preparing for our arrival this February 9-14 2015---MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!!
Get ready for big winds, and BIG ice!!!
check this link http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Winnebago
There will be a king sized Short Track Slalom course along with the world's best race master for STS- Riçards Leipens of Riga, Latvia.
There will be lots of Hiberna boards , Kitewings, and Kites of all kinds.
Kite sailors take notice! The Winnebago Area Kiters [WAK] have been organizing and racing on Lake Winnebago for over 2 decades. They know how to run races! They also have set up a really cool course with jumps for freestyle.
Read the Notice of Race for specifics, but GET READY!!! Winter is coming, and WISSA 2015 will be the centerpiece to your winter!
See you on the ice
WISSA, The City of Fond du Lac, and all of the fine folks on the WISSA 2015 organizing committee