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Albeau Smashes Own Record!

Antoine Albeau smashed his own World Speed Record yesterday as he hurtled down the canal at Luderitz . He clocked an impressive 49.41 knots during the...

Albeau Smashes Own Record!
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Luderitz - Day 1

We reported yesterday that the wind had tempted sailors to venture out onto the canal at the Luderitz Speed Challenge. The breeze continued to increase...

Luderitz - Day 1
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Brass Monkeys

We’re not quite sure how cold it gets in Australia, but the Inverloch Windsurf club down in Melbourne seem to think it gets pretty chilly....

Brass Monkeys
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Revival For Walvis Bay Speedweek

The Walvis Bay Speedweek is making a comeback in 2012! The demand for an event at this legendary spot has become apparent over the last couple...

Revival For Walvis Bay Speedweek
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Maui Sails Pure Speed

The Maui Sails team are out testing their range, check out this rough cut of a speed session from the guys… http://vimeo.com/43038839

Maui Sails Pure Speed
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Video: RS:X Speed Sailing in Cadiz

Footage of the RS:X fleets going for broke at the Cadiz World Championships last week… With winds of over 50 knots putting the offical racing on...

Video: RS:X Speed Sailing in Cadiz
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Luderitz Speed Challenge Confirmed

The dates of the 2012 Luderitz Speed Challenge have been confirmed and registration opened… Scheduled to run from the 5th November until the 2nd December, the...

Luderitz Speed Challenge Confirmed
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Video - 40 knots on Guernsey

Martyn Ogier’s speed session at Pembroke… March has already delivered some good wind to Guernsey and Martyn Ogier has been making the most of it. The...

Video - 40 knots on Guernsey
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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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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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Ben Van Der Steen Speedsailing Het Kuitje

Watch Ben van der Steen setting a new personal best speed with the Loft Blade 2011 Clip from Ben van der Steen speed sailing in dutch...

Ben Van Der Steen Speedsailing Het Kuitje
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An apocalyptic first day at Speed Classic 2010

For the first day of competition the mistral offered a magnificent show on Napoléon’s beach. The playground was really hard to deal with for competitors...

An apocalyptic first day at Speed Classic 2010
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BOARDS Forums – new discipline categories

Regular visitors to our forums may have noticed a few new additions to the categories – after repeated requests from the competition scene, the disciplines...

BOARDS Forums – new discipline categories
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Oisin wins Irish Speedsurfing Champs round 3

Irish Speed Surfing Championships Round 3 kicks off with a bang! After a long windless winter, and the postponements of rounds 1 &...

Oisin wins Irish Speedsurfing Champs round 3