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Technique

The Best Stance For Top Speed

This month it is all about speed here on Boards, so with that in mind we’re catching up with one of the UK’s fastest, Steve...

The Best Stance For Top Speed
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All You Need To Go Faster

Silly question, right? In windsurfing, going harder, faster, turning tighter or sliding further is always the name of the game. Whether you want to beat...

All You Need To Go Faster
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Q and A with Albeau

After smashing 50knots earlier this week in Ludertiz Boards caught up with Antoine Albeau for a with Q and A about the event so far...

Q and A with Albeau
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Luderitz Revs Up

The Luderitz Speed Challenge has been teasing competitors with just enough breeze to entice a few sailors onto the course and complete a few runs. Yesterday...

Luderitz Revs Up
UK Sailor News

Breaking 40 Knots - A New Approach

Sam Ross interviews Kev Greenslade on a new approach to speedsailing… Following an instructor course down at Portland Harbour, Sam Ross catches up with Kevin Greenslade....

Breaking 40 Knots - A New Approach
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Ant Baker at West Kirby

Ant Baker shows commitment to speed-sailing by getting up super early and driving for hours and hours to score the perfect conditions. http://mpora.com/videos/JYQVU5zCg

Ant Baker at West Kirby
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West Kirby Speedies

Here is a short video from a few West Kirby Speedies almost making friends with the wall. http://mpora.com/videos/2ur7oVmSL

West Kirby Speedies
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Ghosts of Speed - A Windsurfing Speed Movie

Is speed windsurfing seeing a boom in interest as the first dedicated windsurfing speed movie gets underway. ‘Today is born a new project: “Ghosts of Speed”....

Ghosts of Speed - A Windsurfing Speed Movie
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Sandy Point Melbourne Cup 2011

Watch the video round-up from the annual SHQ Boardsports Sandy Point Melbourne Cup in Australia – four days of fun slalom racing, speedsailing, wavesailing and...

Sandy Point Melbourne Cup 2011
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Anders Bringdal at Luderitz, 3 Nov 2011

Check out Anders Bringdal touching 50-knots on the Namibian speedstrip at the 2011 Luderitz Speed Challenge. 3 November 2011: The wind lived up to the incredible...

Anders Bringdal at Luderitz, 3 Nov 2011
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Weymouth Speed Week 2011 – Friday 21st Photo Gallery

Take a look at Dave White’s last picture gallery from Weymouth Speed Week 2011 – light winds on Friday 21st were only enough for modest...

Weymouth Speed Week 2011 – Friday 21st Photo Gallery
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Weymouth Speed Week 2011 – Thursday 20th Update

Euro Speed Tour organiser Pete Davis brings us the latest update from Weymouth Speed Week 2011… No wind for the first two days, and very little...

Weymouth Speed Week 2011 – Thursday 20th Update
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Weymouth Speed Week 2011 - Monday 17th

Euro Speed Tour organiser Pete Davis reports from the first windy day of Weymouth Speed Week 2011… On the 3rd day of Weymouth Speed Week,...

Weymouth Speed Week 2011 - Monday 17th
Videos

West Kirby Speed – October 2011

Watch Ant Baker’s mission to West Kirby last Thursday 6th October, where he broke 45 knots on the speedstrip as many of Europe’s finest speedsailors...

West Kirby Speed – October 2011
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Baker Academy Ultimate Speed and GPS Clinic

Ant Baker of the Baker Academy has released details of his forthcoming Ultimate Speed and GPS Clinic during Weymouth Speed Week 2011 When: October 15-21...

Baker Academy Ultimate Speed and GPS Clinic
UK Sailor News

Zara Davis leads the Women’s European Speed Tour

The third event of the European Speedsailing Championship tour was held on the island of Fehmarn in Germany. It delivered some great, if challenging racing with...

Zara Davis leads the Women’s European Speed Tour
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Register Now for the 2011 German Speed Champs

The 2011 German Speedsurfing Championships take place in Fehmarn, 3-11 September – for the first time this event is licensed by ISWC and is one of...

Register Now for the 2011 German Speed Champs
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Bob Cunningham's 30-knot Raceboard Challenge

Stories on speedsailing are predominantly about tiny boards, huge winds and speeds up above 40 knots. But Tushingham speedster Bob Cunningham has thrown down the...

Bob Cunningham's 30-knot Raceboard Challenge
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2011 European Speed Tour – Round 1, Gruissan

Pete Davis brings us results from the 1st round of the 2011 European Speed Tour from the Belgian National Championships held in Gruissan, France – Garrel and Van...

2011 European Speed Tour – Round 1, Gruissan
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Point-7 AC-X

The Point-7 AC-X is being introduced in 2011 as the new NO-CAM, NO-NONSENSE sail from the Italian sail maker. The sail range has been developed...

Point-7 AC-X
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2012 Fanatic Falcon Speeds

Two supersonic speed shapes round off the 2011 Fanatic Falcon range. The all-new 51 and 45 wide rockets sit beside the smallest Falcon 85 Slalom...

2012 Fanatic Falcon Speeds
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European Speed Champions Confirmed for Euro Tour 2011

In previous years the European speedsailing champions have been decided by a one off event. But this year the International Speed Windsurfing Class (ISWC) has...

European Speed Champions Confirmed for Euro Tour 2011
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Patrik Pollák: The beauty of speed

Watch this video by Slovakian sailor Patrik Pollák as he asks “What is beauty of speed. I was trying to find the answer to that...

Patrik Pollák: The beauty of speed
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Neilson GPS Challenge 2010 Results

Sam Ross announces the results of the 2010 Neilson GPS Challenge This year at Neilson Dahab we have been running a GPS challenge. Guests looking to...

Neilson GPS Challenge 2010 Results