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Pro Quiver: Ben Proffitt

For the second installment of the Pro Quiver, Boards catches up with forth placed rider and the 2011 BWA tour winner, Ben Proffitt. Travelling in...

Pro Quiver: Ben Proffitt
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Pro Quiver: Adam Lewis

The first two stops on the BWA tour both delivered close fought competition, every sailor doing all they could to make it to the final. Whether...

Pro Quiver: Adam Lewis
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A New Concept

The Tushingham Concept, launched only a few days ago has already generated a lot of interest. Previously the four batten phenomena had been aimed at freestyle/wave...

A New Concept
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The all new Ezzy Cheetah

Speed is the Ezzy Cheetah. Seasprite Sports are rubbing their hands with glee as they have got their hands on the New Ezzy Cheetah. With a...

The all new Ezzy Cheetah
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Fanatic's new Falcon takes flight

Fanatic announce the launch of a new addition to their slalom board family… As the Slalom discipline sees a resurgence in popularity and more and more...

Fanatic's new Falcon takes flight
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SPOTTED - The new Batwing on UK shores

Ex World Champion Dave Hackford is one of the first to get his hands on the new Starboard Phantom 377 in the UK. Dave took the...

SPOTTED - The new Batwing on UK shores
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Maui Ultra Fins - The Delta Concept

Dave Gollick from Windsurfingfins.co.uk caught up with the men behind MU to discuss their brand and their new concept, check it out… Maui Ultra Fins –...

Maui Ultra Fins - The Delta Concept
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The Future of Boards Magazine Testing

An update on what we have in store for you in 2012...

The Future of Boards Magazine Testing
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Test - 2012 - 4.7 All-round Wave Sails

These are the wave sails that do it all! From down-the-line to onshore and underpowered to overpowered, our Clones give them a thrashing...

Test - 2012 - 4.7 All-round Wave Sails
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Test - 2012 - 5.3m Wave Sails

Power wave sails used to be the domain of the heavyweight rider, but our Clones found that they now offer a whole lot more...

Test - 2012 - 5.3m Wave Sails
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Test - 2012 - 90 Litre Multi-Fin Waveboards

Our Clone test team grace the shores of Tenerife to test seven wave boards for heavyweight riders, but come away with some surprise conclusions...

Test - 2012 - 90 Litre Multi-Fin Waveboards
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Test - 2011 - 7.0m Twin Cam Sails

Our infamous Clone test team part the Red Sea with 6 of the fastest freeride sails available...

Test - 2011 - 7.0m Twin Cam Sails
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Test - 2011 - 110 Freerace Boards

Tested - 10 hot rides for the speed freaks amongst us.....

Test - 2011 - 110 Freerace Boards
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Test - 2011 - 75 Litre Hardcore Wave Boards

Eight of the most radical wave boards on the market pushed to their limits by our Clone test team...

Test - 2011 - 75 Litre Hardcore Wave Boards
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Test - 2011 - 5.3m Power Wave Sails

Our Clone test team try out nine power wave sails for heavy weight riders and onshore conditions...

Test - 2011 - 5.3m Power Wave Sails
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Test - 2011 - 85 Multi-fin Wave Boards

Our test Clones rip and shred their way to an overall conclusion on multi-fin wave boards...

Test - 2011 - 85 Multi-fin Wave Boards
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Test - 2011 - 4.7m Wave Sails

Once upon a time, a wave sail had five battens and was fairly tall and narrow. If you wanted choice, you might have been able...

Test - 2011 - 4.7m Wave Sails
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Test - 2010 - 120L Freeride Boards

In most sports, ‘freeride’ is the term used to describe a product that generally does it all. The term has become such a loose expression...

Test - 2010 - 120L Freeride Boards
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Test - 2010 - 7.0m No-Cam Freeride Sails

The Clones and I took nine all-round freeride sails to Prasonisi (Greece), spent two weeks burning around on them, then came back to the UK...

Test - 2010 - 7.0m No-Cam Freeride Sails
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Wave Sails On Test (2008)

The BOARDS Test Teamput a selection of wave and all-round sails through their paces in asmany different sizes as possible, while also exploring how each...

Wave Sails On Test (2008)
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All Rounders All Round; Jun 2008

Freestyle-wave, small freemove, freewave, cross, wave-slalom or threestyle; call them what you will, they’re the most exciting boards you can find for all-round sailing in...

All Rounders All Round; Jun 2008
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Soft Tops To Freerides; Jan 2009

With the help of some senior instructors, Ian Leonard charts the (new) right board progression to windsurfing competence… In recent years the landscape...

Soft Tops To Freerides; Jan 2009
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Waveboard Megatest; March 2008

Since being shaken out of their cosy stability some  years ago by the arrival of the Starboard Evo, waveboards have been the most ‘happening’ sector...

Waveboard Megatest; March 2008
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Freeride Board Test; Oct 2008

The BOARDS Test Team check out a line-up of classic ‘burn-&-turn’ freerides for everyman. Pix by Andy Jozwik… Freeride boards are the bread and butter of...

Freeride Board Test; Oct 2008