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Technique

3 Easy Steps To Becoming A 'Real' Windsurfer

You’ve got your RYA Start Windsurfing qualification in the bag or you may have simply just done a few sessions with an instructor mate who...

3 Easy Steps To Becoming A 'Real' Windsurfer
Videos

British Domination?

The Techno World Championships have kicked off over in Poland. There are hundreds of young competitors from around the world that had come together to...

British Domination?
News

Want All the Youth News?

Did you know the RYA have a specific youth membership? And that they post out an exclusive newsletter just for youth members four times a...

Want All the Youth News?
News

Bryony Shaw One Year On: Back to Business!

As the anniversary of the Games draws near the RYA catches up with the top sailors that represented the UK last year, firstly Bryony Shaw...

Bryony Shaw One Year On: Back to Business!
Features

Kid's View: Windsurfing is Awesome!

Calling all kids and teenagers! Do you windsurf? Are you bored of having to explain to non-windsurfing mates what it’s all about? And why windsurfing...

Kid's View: Windsurfing is Awesome!
News

Best Kids in the UK?

Across the UK, youth windsurfing teams have been battling it out on the water in the Team15 (T15) Inter-Club Championship in a bid to be...

Best Kids in the UK?
News

Team15: New Direction, No Change?

Team15 has a new leader and is now part of the Youth and Junior Racing Department, so what will change? Read on to find out and...

Team15: New Direction, No Change?
News

Team 15 Summer Series Hotting Up

Spray Sprites can afford Rye smiles after a fantastic Team 15 competition at Rye Water Sports. Boards finds out more from the team… The Eastbourne based...

Team 15 Summer Series Hotting Up
News

Calshot Flyers - Pimp My Ride!

The Calshot Flyers are fully pimped out with brand new gear for 2013… “The Calshot Flyers’ Windsurfing Club is very happy to be starting the 2013...

Calshot Flyers - Pimp My Ride!
News

Sail For Gold - Dempsey and Shaw Celebrate, But Only Just

The top RS:X windsurfers are back at Weymouth and Portland, this time it’s the top UK racers (Nick Dempsey and Bryony Shaw) joined by the...

Sail For Gold - Dempsey and Shaw Celebrate, But Only Just
Features

WINDSURFING IN WALES

As you head east along the South Wales coast – from the beaches of Pembrokeshire and Tenby towards Barry, Swansea and the Mumbles and the...

WINDSURFING IN WALES
News

Thank You, Gillian Wright

After many years of hard work within the windsurfing industry, Gillian Wright will now leave the RYA but the initiatives she has set up, including...

Thank You, Gillian Wright
Features

Inner City Windsurfing

If you grow up in or on the outskirts of a large city such as London, Manchester or Liverpool, windsurfing probably isn’t the first activity...

Inner City Windsurfing
Features

And They Say Size Doesn’t Matter.....

…not so says Sam Ross, one of the country’s top windsurfing instructors, when it comes to making sure you are using the right gear for...

And They Say Size Doesn’t Matter.....
News

RYA Go Windsurfing!

The RYA has launched the 7th book in its Go! series, RYA Go Windsurfing!, written and illustrated by Claudia Myatt. The books in the RYA Go! series...

RYA Go Windsurfing!
Features

Getting to Know the Axbridge Animals

This month Boards are featuring the Team15 (T15) Axbridge Animals from Cheddar. After finishing in an impressive 2nd place in last year’s Champions Cup at...

Getting to Know the Axbridge Animals
Features

Taking Care of Your Windsurfing Kit

Ok own up, who hasn’t taken their kit out of the bag at the start of the season, taken one look at it and wished...

Taking Care of Your Windsurfing Kit
Technique

IS YOUR BODY WINDSURFING READY?

Some love winter windsurfing and the extreme conditions, whilst some are proudly fair weather windsurfers, choosing to head out when the waters warm and winds...

IS YOUR BODY WINDSURFING READY?
Features

GETTING STARTED

“The thing that puts most people off windsurfing is they think it’s too difficult. Or they won’t be strong enough or are too old. But...

GETTING STARTED
News

RYA Youth National Championships 2013 to go ahead

The RYA can confirm that the RYA Youth National Championships 2013, taking place at Largs Sailing Club between the 30 March – 5 April, is...

RYA Youth National Championships 2013 to go ahead
Features

Inspiring the Next Generation

The RYA and Team 15 is all about getting youngsters onto the water, Boards learns more about why the next generation are loving windsurfing from...

Inspiring the Next Generation
Features

This Week On Boards

A whistle-stop tour of the best news, features and videos on Boards this week…                     First up Boards caught up with one of the Team15...

This Week On Boards
People

The Kielder Kestrels

This month we are profiling new kids on the block; the Team15 (T15) Kielder Kestrels. Team Coach Brian Coates, tells us how they formed, why...

The Kielder Kestrels
People

A Coaches View - Dom Tidey

Back in the summer of 2012 the RYA’s Emma Slater caught up with coach to Olympian Bryony Shaw, Dom Tidey.  As Bryony (and Nick) put...

A Coaches View - Dom Tidey