Basics

Basics

GETTING GOING IN THE HARNESS

Want to feel the windsurfing rush? Want to feel part of the board and rig? As you progress into slightly stronger winds you’ll soon seek and appreciate...

GETTING GOING IN THE HARNESS
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5 Top Tips To Get Your Mates Windsurfing

- 5 Tips To Get Your Loved Ones Windsurfing

5 Top Tips To Get Your Mates Windsurfing
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Why I Windsurf - Robby Naish

The godfather of windsurfing, Robby Naish, joins Boards to explain just why he loves windsurfing, new equipment and how he got on the first time...

Why I Windsurf - Robby Naish
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How To Improve Your Windsurfing From The Sofa

We all want to get out windsurfing, we all want to improve, but sometimes to weather/commitments don’t allow for as much on water time as...

How To Improve Your Windsurfing From The Sofa
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An Improver's Paradise

Are you starting your windsurfing journey? Want to know where to go to make quick progress and get yourself in the harness and planing in...

An Improver's Paradise
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Kids Zone - A Basic Guide To Junior Windsurfing

ARE YOU YOUNG AND WANT TO WINDSURF? ARE YOU A PARENT LOOKING TO INTRODUCE YOUR KIDS INTO WINDSURFING? Answer…START EARLY! Venturing into windsurfing at a young age is...

Kids Zone - A Basic Guide To Junior Windsurfing
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Understanding Windsurfing and The Weather

Windsurfing is a sport intrinsically linked to mother nature. Windsurfers are not only affected by the weather, but whole heartedly rely upon suitable conditions being...

Understanding Windsurfing and The Weather
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Amado Vrieswijk - Why I Windsurf

Earlier in the week we caught up with young windsurfing star Maxime van Gent, for her advice on getting into windsurfing and more, now it’s...

Amado Vrieswijk - Why I Windsurf
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The Windsurfing Jargon Buster

The world of windsurfing jargon can be a confusing one, with newly invented moves and the latest lingo occasionally stumping even the best of us. Amy Chambers explains...

The Windsurfing Jargon Buster
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The Importance Of Junior Sails - What and Why

With windsurfing equipment becoming lighter and more refined over the years you would be excused in believing there is no need for specific junior sails...

The Importance Of Junior Sails - What and Why
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Maxime van Gent - Why I Windsurf

Maxime van Gent is a 19-year-old windsurfer from Bonaire who is pushing the top female freestylers on the PWA. Maxime has only been windsurfing for...

Maxime van Gent - Why I Windsurf
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Sarah Bibby - Why I Windsurf

Windsurfing is an amazing sport that we all love for very different reasons. It could be the freedom, the challenge, the fitness, travel or friendships...

Sarah Bibby - Why I Windsurf
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Kids - Speed Up Your Skills

In our Kids Windsurfing series we’ve already covered kids get and convincing your parents to let you have a go – now we’re moving onto...

Kids - Speed Up Your Skills
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A Guide To Windsurfing - For Kids

Are you under 18 and want to windsurf? Read on as here we’ve got all the windsurfing advice kids and young people need – from...

A Guide To Windsurfing - For Kids
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5 Reasons To Learn To Windsurf This Week

The RYA’s Push The Boat Out is up and running and it’s giving everyone the chance to try windsurfing and sailing for FREE (or very,...

5 Reasons To Learn To Windsurf This Week
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Brand New To Windsurfing!

This weekend delivered wind, and lots of it, but not only did experienced windsurfers across the country make it out there were also many newbies...

Brand New To Windsurfing!
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How To Rig and Tune

Want to know how to rig and then tune up your windsurfing sail? Here, Phil and Danielle of GetWindsurfing join Boards to talk you through...

How To Rig and Tune
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Top 10 Board Repair Don'ts

Want to feel the windsurfing rush? Want to feel part of the board and rig? As you progress into slightly stronger winds you’ll soon seek...

Top 10 Board Repair Don'ts
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How To Beachstart

Learning to beachstart is probably the best thing you can do as an improver windsurfer. Once you’re comfortable on the board nothing is cooler than...

How To Beachstart
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The Essential Windsurfer's Tool Kit

The must-have items for any dedicated windsurfer’s tool box, and the only way to ensure you are ready for what ever breakages may come your way! Duct tape:...

The Essential Windsurfer's Tool Kit
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How To Repair Your Windsurf Board

GetWindsurfing are currently bringing out a great series of coaching videos, but we also spotted this handy guide on how to repair a board on...

How To Repair Your Windsurf Board
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The Non-Planing Gybe In 4 Parts

  Before you can nail the carve gybe you need to have your non-planing gybes perfected. This clear explanation from Get Windsurfing will have you gybing...

The Non-Planing Gybe In 4 Parts
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Beach and Waterstart 101

Want to feel the windsurfing rush? Want to feel part of the board and rig? As you progress into slightly stronger winds you’ll soon seek...

Beach and Waterstart 101
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Nick Dempsey - Why I Windsurf

As we looked back at Nik Baker’s reasons for windsurfing we decided to get an insight into the inspiration behind another famous Nick’s windsurfing career.  This...

Nick Dempsey - Why I Windsurf