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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
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Move or Style?; May 2008

The BOARDS Test Team carry out an in-depth examination of the top freestyle and freemove contenders in the 62-65cm width (97-105L volume) bracket, and look...

Move or Style?; May 2008
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Waveboard Test; Feb 2009

First things first. This test isn’t the definitive answer on twinsers. It’s going to take more than three weeks in (predominantly) one set of conditions...

Waveboard Test; Feb 2009
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Wave Sails On Test: March 2009

This wave sail review is a test with a difference. Sails do seem to generate more of a subjective viewpoint than boards,...

Wave Sails On Test: March 2009
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The Freestyle Wave Mega Test; March 09

The freestyle-wave (FSW) is probably the most versatile shortboard you can buy. Other than light wind course racing there really isn’t much it can’t turn...

The Freestyle Wave Mega Test; March 09
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Freeride, Freerace or Slalom?; April '09

If you’re looking for a blasting board in the 64-66cm range (arguably the most popular blasting size for relatively competent sailors), you’re spoilt for choice....

Freeride, Freerace or Slalom?; April '09
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The Freeride Board Test; June '09

This month’s test comes courtesy of the OTC team, who take a look at the freeride boards their centre stocks in the 110-118L (65-69cm) range,...

The Freeride Board Test; June '09
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First Time Buyer (July 2009)

The team review the boards on which you should successfully be able to perfect everything from your Robin Hood (gybing) to your Jackie Chan (tacking)! If...

First Time Buyer (July 2009)
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Product Testing; 2009 models: Wave – or Small Freestyle-Wave?

The Test Team conduct their first examination of the new breed of small (under 80L) freestyle-waves, and compare them to waveboards and fast twinsers in...

Product Testing; 2009 models: Wave – or Small Freestyle-Wave?