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Champions of 2012: Kieren Roan

In 2012 the amateur freestyle tour saw some tough competition, with the title being taken by thirty three year old Kieren Roan, proving freestyle’s not...

Champions of 2012: Kieren Roan
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The Lay Down Gybe with Ant Baker

Top British slalom racer, Ant Baker, joins Boards to go through the must have technique for overpowered slalom racing, the lay down gybe.

The Lay Down Gybe with Ant Baker
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Freestyle Secrets: Part One

Boards is joined by some of the UK’s top freestylers to guide you through the wonderful world of freestyle, from starting out, how and why...

Freestyle Secrets: Part One
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Who Is Jo Windsurfer?

Help shape the face of Jo Windsurfer by answering a few short questions! Boards wants to know who the average windsurfer is, what they look like...

Who Is Jo Windsurfer?
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A Windsurfer's Best Friend?

SUP is a sport that sits nicely beside windsurfing, giving us windsurfers no excuse for sitting on the beach when the wind fails to materialise....

A Windsurfer's Best Friend?
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Robby Swift on Storm Chase Success

Boards catches up with the only Brit to make it in the Red Bull Storm Chase, Robby Swift. We find out more about that push...

Robby Swift on Storm Chase Success
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Speed and Control

Simon Bornhoft joins Boards for the next instalment of Boards Basics, all about increasing speeds whilst maintaining control. GOING FASTER Once you’re comfortable in the harness...

Speed and Control
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New Blood at Newburgh

It is always fantastic to hear about people and clubs bringing fresh faces into windsurfing and the Windsurf Club, based in Newburgh, are doing just...

New Blood at Newburgh
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Champions of 2012: Alfie Hart

In 2012 the amateur fleet of the BWA was hotly contested, with an ever improving level of windsurfing on show and a great increase in...

Champions of 2012: Alfie Hart
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How To Forward Loop by Ant Baker

Following the ‘My First Forward Loop’ feature last week, Ant Baker now joins Boards to give an in-depth video technique for the same move. The...

How To Forward Loop by Ant Baker
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What the Tag?

The new look Boards website has now been live for over a year and is filling up fast with news and features about UK windsurfers,...

What the Tag?
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My First Forward Loop

Following  yesterday’s feature ‘My First Carve Gybe’  Boards now present stories of the next mile stone move in many windsurfers lives, the forward loop. Find...

My First Forward Loop
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My First Carve Gybe

Originally published in the Spring Summer 2012 edition of Boards print magazine, a collection of British windsurfers recount the first time they mastered one of...

My First Carve Gybe
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Brits Abroad: Andy Bubble Chambers in Cape Town

Over the winter many of the UK’s windsurfers head to sunnier climes, but who’s going where and why? In this feature we will regularly catch...

Brits Abroad: Andy Bubble Chambers in Cape Town
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Champions of 2012: Danielle Lucas

The women’s freestyle scene across the UK is growing, we are seeing more women competing and a higher level in heats too. The likes of...

Champions of 2012: Danielle Lucas
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Boards Autumn / Winter Wave Annual 2012/13: Order Now!

Boards latest edition is now on sale at http://factory.subscribeonline.co.uk/boards ! The magazine will hit shelves on the 19th October, so if you order online now it will arrive...

Boards Autumn / Winter Wave Annual 2012/13: Order Now!
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Carrying Your Kit

Getting the kit down to the shore should be an easy and refined experience, not one big struggle. The first point to remember is to...

Carrying Your Kit
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Caring for the Blue with Bryony Shaw

British environmental organisation, The Blue Project, speak with Olympic medalist and Blue Ambassador Bryony Shaw about her love of windsurfing and protecting the waters she...

Caring for the Blue with Bryony Shaw
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Brits Abroad: Ben Proffitt in Western Australia

Over the winter many of the UK’s windsurfers head to sunnier climes, but who’s going where and why? In this feature we will regularly catch...

Brits Abroad: Ben Proffitt in Western Australia
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Have You Got What It Takes?

Dan Hallam, UKSA’s chief watersports instructor, talks us through the skills required to become truly inspirational within this booming industry. What do you need to become...

Have You Got What It Takes?