Stanley windsurfer dies after collapse

PUBLISHED : Monday, 18 October, 2010, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 18 October, 2010, 12:00am

A man collapsed and later died in hospital after windsurfing at Stanley Main Beach yesterday. The 47-year-old was seen collapsed on his windsurfing board about 300 metres offshore from the Stanley Main Beach Water Sports Centre about 2pm. He was rescued by lifeguards and taken unconscious to hospital where he was confirmed dead.