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How To Beachstart

Learning to beachstart is probably the best thing you can do as an improver windsurfer. Once you’re comfortable on the board nothing is cooler than...

How To Beachstart
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30 Top Speed Tips

Feeling the need for speed? It’s time to get tooled up with Oisin van Gelderen and his guide to all the equipment and know how...

30 Top Speed Tips
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How To E-Slider

Why it’s time to learn this pretty cool but relatively easy switch stance freestyle move… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w0AG1VBB7c8&

How To E-Slider
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The Masters Of Slalom

Feeling the need for speed? It’s time to get tooled up with Oisin van Gelderen and his guide to all the equipment and know how...

The Masters Of Slalom
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The Essential Windsurfer's Tool Kit

The must-have items for any dedicated windsurfer’s tool box, and the only way to ensure you are ready for what ever breakages may come your way! Duct tape:...

The Essential Windsurfer's Tool Kit
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Video - Welsh Winter Sailing

  West Wales has delivered and Alfie Hart just had 5 sessions in 8 days, finishing off with Gnarly Friday 13th at Newgale. Lucky for him,...

Video - Welsh Winter Sailing
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How To Sail Switch Stance

Phil and Danielle of GetWindsurfing bring you the next instalment of their coaching series and now it’s time to learn how to windsurf switch stance....

How To Sail Switch Stance
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Colwyn Bay - The Untapped Gem Of Welsh Windsurfing

  Colwyn Bay, the untapped jewel in the North Wales’ windsurfing crown, is really putting itself on the map. While its more celebrated neighbours like Rhosneigr...

Colwyn Bay - The Untapped Gem Of Welsh Windsurfing
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10 Freeride Moves You Didn't Think Were Possible

Feeling the need for speed? It’s time to get tooled up with Oisin van Gelderen and his guide to all the equipment and know how...

10 Freeride Moves You Didn't Think Were Possible
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How To Survive 9 Common Breakages

Breakages are common in windsurfing; from a busted fin, to a snapped mast or a hole in your sail or board, they’re all fixable. Sometimes...

How To Survive 9 Common Breakages
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Rules of The Road - How To Avoid A Collision

[splitpost intro=”true”]Just like there are rules on the road, there are rules on the water. And there’s one simple reason these are in place: safety....

Rules of The Road - How To Avoid A Collision
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How To Heli Tack

Moving on from the fast tack it’s now time to learn how to hell tack with Colin and Marco. The hell tack is a great...

How To Heli Tack
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The Downwind 360

Want a new windsurfing move to learn? It’s a step on from the carve gybe, but of course you don’t need to be nailing your...

The Downwind 360
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Is It You Or Your Gear?

Feeling the need for speed? It’s time to get tooled up with Oisin van Gelderen and his guide to all the equipment and know how...

Is It You Or Your Gear?
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Becoming A Windsurf Instructor

One year ago, Lauran Dees, 20, took up her first full-time instructor job at Spray Watersports in Eastbourne. A year on she reveals the job...

Becoming A Windsurf Instructor
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Save Your Forearms - Under vs Overhand Grip?

One of the biggest problems in windsurfing is forearm cramp/losing grip… but how can you stop this? Does one style of grip mean less forearm...

Save Your Forearms - Under vs Overhand Grip?
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Into The Footstraps

Next up in the Get Windsurfing technique video series is this useful one on how to get planing and into the footstraps: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WB30KgpTnZ4

Into The Footstraps
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Turfdog - How To Improve Your Moves On Land

Feeling the need for speed? It’s time to get tooled up with Oisin van Gelderen and his guide to all the equipment and know how...

Turfdog - How To Improve Your Moves On Land
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8 Top Tips To Speed Up Your Rigging

Feeling the need for speed? It’s time to get tooled up with Oisin van Gelderen and his guide to all the equipment and know how...

8 Top Tips To Speed Up Your Rigging
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How To Fast Tack - 2 Common Mistakes Solved

Feeling the need for speed? It’s time to get tooled up with Oisin van Gelderen and his guide to all the equipment and know how...

How To Fast Tack - 2 Common Mistakes Solved
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The Easiest Way To Carry Windsurf Gear

Here’s a great tip that’s apparently just for girls, but we’re pretty sure will be useful for everyone. Carrying your gear de-rigged can be a nightmare,...

The Easiest Way To Carry Windsurf Gear
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Sort Your Stance

Do you want to go faster, use the footstraps and harness and open up the world of planing windsurfing? All of this comes down to...

Sort Your Stance
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RIP Alberto Menegatti

We are devastated to announce the passing of Italian racing superstar, Alberto Menegatti. At just 29 Menegatti was a force to be reckoned with on...

RIP Alberto Menegatti
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How To - The Shaka

Feeling the need for speed? It’s time to get tooled up with Oisin van Gelderen and his guide to all the equipment and know how...

How To - The Shaka