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Could You be the King or Queen of the Wind?

Ollie Acton became the SWA 2012 North Fanatic Freestyle Champion and was runner up in the 2011 UKWA freestyle tour, and has now entered the...

Could You be the King or Queen of the Wind?
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Tiree Round Up and Chasing The Titles

With pro registration underway tonight in Cornwall and the competition set to start tomorrow Boards takes this opportunity to look back on Tiree and forward...

Tiree Round Up and Chasing The Titles
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Crowning Champions of Champions

Each year hundreds of windsurfing youngsters take to the water across the country in a bid to claim a place in the Team15 champion of...

Crowning Champions of Champions
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Boards in Cornwall: The Build Up Begins...

From the idyllic beauty of Tiree the BWA now heads to Cornwall for the final round of the BWA tour. Soon on Boards we will...

Boards in Cornwall: The Build Up Begins...
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Video: Tiree Virgins

This year in Tiree Alfie Hart followed the story of three first timers to the island; Andy Heath, Will Barrett and Rachel Tucker all made...

Video: Tiree Virgins
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Video: Rewarded - The Story of Gollito Estredo

Usually on Boards we stick to sharing the latest videos with you in our daily news section, however this superb offering from Andre Paskowski is...

Video: Rewarded - The Story of Gollito Estredo
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Boards in Tiree: Final Gallery and Results

A fantastic week was rounded off with a final day of light winds in Tiree. The pros spent time coaching an enthusiastic group of team...

Boards in Tiree: Final Gallery and Results
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Boards in Tiree: Day Seven

No more competition today as the wind did not fill through. So previous results stand! Off to the prize giving this evening, full reports and...

Boards in Tiree: Day Seven
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Boards in Tiree: Day Six

Today Balevuillen produced some up and down conditions, with light starboard tack conditions and some small waves coming through the bay. The competition got going...

Boards in Tiree: Day Six
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Boards in Tiree: Day Five

Some competition was held today in a variety of conditions here in Tiree. First up the pros took to Balephuil for an expression session in very...

Boards in Tiree: Day Five
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Boards in Tiree: Day Four

No wind today in Tiree, so instead another clinic with the pros was held this time covering jumping. Many then entertained themselves on and off...

Boards in Tiree: Day Four
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Boards in Tiree: Day Three

Good morning from the third day at the BWA Tiree Wave Classic. There are light winds today on the island, so it looks unlikely that...

Boards in Tiree: Day Three
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Boards in Tiree: Day Two

Today we were teased with some light winds luring the youth and women out for an attempt at competition. All headed to Balevullin, where we were...

Boards in Tiree: Day Two
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Boards in Tiree: Day One

Good morning from a cold and windy Tiree! Many of the competitors are already on the island, however a lot more are due in on the...

Boards in Tiree: Day One
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Boards in Tiree: The Runners and Riders

After a break in BWA competition over the summer the top British riders are now making their way to Tiree for the next round of...

Boards in Tiree: The Runners and Riders
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Near Miss and Dog Piss

Andy King has made a last minute decision to make his way up the BWA event in Tiree, after an impressive performance he will be...

Near Miss and Dog Piss
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The Windsurfer's Guide to Pregnancy

The RYA’s chief windsurfing and dinghy instructor, Amanda Van Santen, who is currently on maternity leave, explains how she stayed fit during pregnancy to ensure...

The Windsurfer's Guide to Pregnancy
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Wetsuit Guide: ION Fuse

As Autumn draws in, it could be time to look for that new wetsuit to keep you warm as the waters cool. Boards will, over...

Wetsuit Guide: ION Fuse
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Slalom Secrets: Gybing and Top Speed

We all love going fast; blasting back and forth, racing mates and trying to get that little bit of extra speed out of a gybe....

Slalom Secrets: Gybing and Top Speed
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New Starboard Range - Futura or iSonic?

Of the new releases from Starboard, the Futura and iSonic are the key shapes if you’re looking to go fast, but which one would suit...

New Starboard Range - Futura or iSonic?