gybe

Technique

The Non-Planing Gybe In 4 Parts

  Before you can nail the carve gybe you need to have your non-planing gybes perfected. This clear explanation from Get Windsurfing will have you gybing...

The Non-Planing Gybe In 4 Parts
Basics

Gybing

Simon Bornhoft joins Boards for the next instalment of Basics, this time covering the gybe.  Gybing is a downwind turn where the rig is swung over...

Gybing
Intermediate

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Mega Manoeuvrability

With deep winter on its way Simon Bornhoft looks at a fun, dynamic, body warming windsurfing exercise with great added value. Photos: Karen Bornhoft...

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Mega Manoeuvrability
Intermediate

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Swift Exits

As winter tightens its grip we all want to spend what time we can blasting over the cooler water rather than submersed in it....

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Swift Exits
Intermediate

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Duck-Gybe

Can’t gybe? Don’t worry, you stand a very decent chance of duck-gybing! Simon Bornhoft breaks down this seemingly elusive ‘trick’ to make it achievable...

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Duck-Gybe
Intermediate

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Gybing Pt 2

Simon Bornhoft strongly suggests working on these skill and move enhancing drills, which will help you MAKE YOUR MOVE while having a great time...

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Gybing Pt 2
Intermediate

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Gybing Pt 1

Simon Bornhoft breaks key transitions down into component parts to dramatically speed up the understanding, training time and probability of actually MAKING YOUR MOVES!...

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Gybing Pt 1
Intermediate

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Let It Be...

Simon Bornhoft looks at a very common counterintuitive moment that affects us every time we rotate our rigs at the end of a transition. Simon...

WindWise with Simon Bornhoft: Let It Be...
Intermediate

Bodywise with Simon Bornhoft: Shifting & Switching

Simon Bornhoft reveals how our body mechanics determine if we can or can’t move our feet for tacks and gybes. “Everything’s fine until I move...

Bodywise with Simon Bornhoft: Shifting & Switching
News

Jem Hall's Last Call for Marsa Alam

BOARDS technique maestro Jem Hall has a few last places left on his clinic to Marvelous Marsa Alam in Egypt on March 16th and 23rd....

Jem Hall's Last Call for Marsa Alam