Great season opening in Viareggio (Italy), with the come back of the traditional “Carnival Cup”. 40 sailors battled in light breeze on the Massaciùccoli lake. Wind extremely light on day 1 and between 8-12 knots on day 2. Location was Torre del Lago Puccini, where the famous opera composer Giacomo Puccini lived and worked , with a perfect joint organization managed by Nimbus Surfing Club and Circolo Velico Torre del Lago. After 5 races (1 discard) the race was won by Luca Frascari (light weight and overall), Alessandro Torzoni (heavy weight) and Giada Zalapi.