Tez Plavenieks

Tez Plavenieks

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News Round-up + Mellow El Med

Well it’s nearly the end of another working week – which means the weekend is nearly upon us! Here’s a brief round-up this week’s news. The Luderitz Speed...

News Round-up + Mellow El Med
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Puravida/Gibson Coaching - Fuerte 2013

Jim from Puravida has been in touch with an update regarding the Gibson Coaching Dates in 2013. With the end of 2012 in sight it’s time to book...

Puravida/Gibson Coaching - Fuerte 2013
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Boardwise Bonfire Bash Success!

The Boardwise Bonfire Bash was a roaring success. Held in the usual spot of Aberdovey, Wales, a healthy clan of windsurfers turned out for some...

Boardwise Bonfire Bash Success!
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Tushingham Triumph

Tushy have been doing well in racing. Check out their report below. The UKWA has had a terrific year. A year when very few sailors dared...

Tushingham Triumph
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Wet N Dry Have It Covered

How do fancy getting your grubby mitts on some new toys? With a massive choice of new (and used) windsurfing kit, Wet N Dry Boardsports reckon...

Wet N Dry Have It Covered
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Max Rowe - Jeri Gallery

Check out this awesome photo gallery from Beth Marie Mercer. The shots feature the ever so talented Max Rowe who is out in Jeri ‘training’. Some great piccies we’re...

Max Rowe - Jeri Gallery
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RS:X U Turn?

Are we about to see a U-turn by the ISAF regarding RS:X? This is what was reported yesterday on the Surfer Today website The ISAF Events Committee...

RS:X U Turn?
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Albeau Smashes Own Record!

Antoine Albeau smashed his own World Speed Record yesterday as he hurtled down the canal at Luderitz . He clocked an impressive 49.41 knots during the...

Albeau Smashes Own Record!
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Blyth Tragedy

The BBC has reported that a windsurfer lost his life while out sailing off the Blyth coast in Northumberland yesterday. Reports suggest that the tragedy occurred after the windsurfer became separated from...

Blyth Tragedy
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Baby (Lily) Skye!

John Skye and his wife Nayra have become proud parents with the birth of their baby girl Lily who entered the world on Saturday. All...

Baby (Lily) Skye!
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Def Con #1? - Wave Heads Take Note!

It’s a little way off yet but if the current run of forecast models comes to fruition then the UK is in for a serious...

Def Con #1? - Wave Heads Take Note!
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King Of The Wind Final Day

Check out the final day write up from the Centaur King of the Wind competition. Just as forecast the wind didn’t really start to fill in...

King Of The Wind Final Day
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Irish Slalom - Final Event

Last weekend saw plenty of slalom action over in the Emerald Isle and the guys from the Irish Slalom Series have posted this report. The October...

Irish Slalom - Final Event
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Luderitz - Day 1

We reported yesterday that the wind had tempted sailors to venture out onto the canal at the Luderitz Speed Challenge. The breeze continued to increase...

Luderitz - Day 1
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West Sussex Expression Session

Will Barratt got in touch with news of an impromptu expression session to be run at a West Sussex venue to be decided. Here’s what he...

West Sussex Expression Session
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KOTW Day 3

Day 3 of the King Of The Wind event in Weymouth went off.  Read on for the full report… Already named Big Monday on the schedule,...

KOTW Day 3
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Luderitz Revs Up

The Luderitz Speed Challenge has been teasing competitors with just enough breeze to entice a few sailors onto the course and complete a few runs. Yesterday...

Luderitz Revs Up
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More Surf Reef Woes

The ill fated Surf Reef that’s located in the Dorset sea town of Boscombe has once again come up against problems with the news that...

More Surf Reef Woes
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Sills Nominated For ISAF Award

Saskia Sills is hopeful that her ship will come in and she’ll pick up the Rolex World Sailor of the Year Award. The ISAF Rolex World...

Sills Nominated For ISAF Award
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Baker Academy Christmas Gift Vouchers

Looking for a Christmas gift for the keen windsurfer in your life? Well fear not as the Baker Academy has the perfect pressie in mind – a Baker...

Baker Academy Christmas Gift Vouchers
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Jo Wright Wins EFPT Girls Expression Session

Congratulations to Tushingham team rider Jo Wright who won the Girls Expression Session at this weekends EFPT competition in Weymouth. All the girls put on a...

Jo Wright Wins EFPT Girls Expression Session
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Scheffers Wins!

Davy Scheffers takes the victory at The King Of The Wind event in Weymouth. Check out the second video instalment. Here Adam Sims interviews Tom Hartman and gets...

Scheffers Wins!
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Windsurfing And Kiteboarding Committee Declaration

A declaration at the recent Windsurfing and Kiteboarding Committee meeting was made. This is what was agreed by all committee members including Mike Dempsey – the...

Windsurfing And Kiteboarding Committee Declaration
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Skip Your Willy With Sarah-Quita

Fancy learning a new trick to spice up your windsurfing sessions? If the answer is yes then we’ve got just the thing for you. World Freestyle...

Skip Your Willy With Sarah-Quita