National Championship http://wunc.org en Hydrofoiling Championships Coming to North Carolina http://wunc.org/post/hydrofoiling-championships-coming-north-carolina <p>The U.S. Hydrofoil Association National Championships will come to North Carolina this summer.<br><br><strong>Jeff Tiberii:</strong> Picture a single water ski with a seat on top and a three foot long rudder underneath. That's a hydrofoil. In this sport competitors sit on the contraption and are towed by a boat. Jim Chismar is President of the US Hydofoil Association:<br><br><strong>Jim Chismar:</strong> What you're sitting on is the hydrofoil itself. Your seat are strapped in and you're sitting with a seat belt on. It's similar in design to flying an airplane.<br> Thu, 08 Mar 2012 21:08:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 3069 at http://wunc.org