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PWA Fuerteventura: GetWindsurfing Reports

The next stop on the PWA world tour is well underway, with both the slalom sailors and freestylers in action. Danielle Lucas takes the reporting...

PWA Fuerteventura: GetWindsurfing Reports
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Boards at the Olympics: On RYA TV

Especially for the Games, the RYA have launched Team GB London 2012 website, where you can follow all of the latest news from all of...

Boards at the Olympics: On RYA TV
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Boards at the Olympics: Practice Day

Whilst the sailors of many classes have already enjoyed a day or two of racing, the RS:X competitors will have to wait until tomorrow at...

Boards at the Olympics: Practice Day
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Never Too Old: Seavets

Chief instructor for the RYA Amanda van Santen introduces one of the most enthusiastic groups of windsurfers you could ever hope to find.  I often get...

Never Too Old: Seavets
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Time To Say Thank You

SWA media manager, Duncan Dumbreck, joins Boards for his first instalment of the SWA monthly where he pays tribute to all those who have helped...

Time To Say Thank You
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Stuck in a Rut?

Summer windsurfing in the UK can be fantastic, warm waters, afternoon sea breezes and maybe even some sunshine. But unfortunately the UK does not always...

Stuck in a Rut?
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Progressing Your Skills

Top Tips on how to from RYA Chief Windsurfing Instructor Amanda Van Santen. Taking that initial step to learn a new sport can, for some people, be...

Progressing Your Skills
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Girls on Tour: Lucy Robson

Travelling the world, working as a lawyer, being a mum …and competing? It seems it is possible! Lucy Robson returns to compete on the BWA tour...

Girls on Tour: Lucy Robson
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Boards in Tenerife Day One

No more competition today here in Tenerife. With two wave rides and one jump  to count the competition was set to bring the true wave riders to...

Boards in Tenerife Day One
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Pozo Success for Swift

In the 60knot winds of Pozo one Brit stood out, on the final day of competition, flying through heat after heat in the double elimination...

Pozo Success for Swift
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LIVE Chat: Jaeger and Mark Stone

Live Chat with Jaeger and Mark Stone –  6.30pm 10th July (UK time).  Name: Jaeger Stone Sail number: KA 120 Country: Australia Residence: Western Australia – Perth when I’m...

LIVE Chat: Jaeger and Mark Stone
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Summer Destination Guide

Boards presents your guide to the top UK and international windsurfing locations this summer, whether you are looking for flat water blasting or freestyle, waves...

Summer Destination Guide
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Boards in Tenerife

Most sailors arrived in Tenerife yesterday, as did the very large container of equipment that carried all the sailors gear from Gran Canaria. Many of the...

Boards in Tenerife
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Five out of Five

Will Rogers brings you the next instalment of ‘Willy’s Way’, reporting from an excellent ‘summer’ of storm force winds in the UK. Tired, sore, sunburnt, aching. ...

Five out of Five
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Boards in Gran Canaria Day Five

Day five here in Pozo delivers some all time heats! Koester wins ahead of Fernandez, and Ojeda keeps his third place safe in insane winds, Koester...

Boards in Gran Canaria Day Five
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Team 15: Oxford Zoomers

Oxford Zoomer Isabel Ashman (15) tells us what she loves about windsurfing, who inspires her and how her team are getting on in the Team15...

Team 15: Oxford Zoomers
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Boards in Gran Canaria Day Four

Today Pozo delivered some of the windiest conditions the PWA tour has seen in a very, very long time! Most pulled move all day must have...

Boards in Gran Canaria Day Four
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SWA Champions of 2012

New SWA media man Duncan Dumbreck interviews the four winners from this year’s SWA series; Louis Morris, Jo Wright, Ollie Acton and Matt Yeates. Interviewing Louis...

SWA Champions of 2012
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Boards in Gran Canaria Day Three

Score sheets from the women’s final, where Iballa takes the win over Daida in a 3-2 decision. Wave 360 right at the end took it...

Boards in Gran Canaria Day Three
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Boards in Gran Canaria Day Two

Day two saw the women hit the water, with an impressive show from all of the ladies in Pozo ‘light’ conditions. Most of the women...

Boards in Gran Canaria Day Two
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Tushingham Rock 2013

Ken Black’s close collaboration with Chris “Muzza” Murray has taken the Rock quite literally to new heights. Every size has undergone a rigorous testing programme...

Tushingham Rock 2013
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Boards in Gran Canaria Day One

Day One in Gran Canaria has seen some incredible conditions and a mixed bag for the British sailors. Ben Proffitt, Adam Lewis, Jamie Hancock all took...

Boards in Gran Canaria Day One
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The Body Drag

Phil and Danielle from GetWindsurfing, take their freestyle back to basics looking at one of the fundamental moves: The Body Drag.   This was the first freestyle...

The Body Drag
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Proffitt's Training Diaries

Biggest and best training diary to date! Full of BIG crashes, more floaty jumps and a  lot of laugh out loud moments, the proper Pozo...

Proffitt's Training Diaries