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Speed Champions and Slalom Parties

Weymouth Speed Week has come to a close and it is Kevin Greenslade who has taken the pro UK speed title yet again after a...

Speed Champions and Slalom Parties
Videos

Daily Round-Up 25th September - Girl on Wave and Forever Speed

We are starting off the final round-up of the week with some ‘Girl on Wave’ action. This is Sarah Hauser, the ‘girl’ storming the American...

Daily Round-Up 25th September - Girl on Wave and Forever Speed
Tested

Scrapheap Speed Challenge - Can The Old Beat The New?

Every year the top brands invest in development with the aim of making equipment faster and more refined than ever before. It’s not always easy to feel the difference year-on-year, but...

Scrapheap Speed Challenge - Can The Old Beat The New?
People

Record Breakers - The Legends Of Speedsailing

If wavesailing is an art, then speedsailing must surely be considered a science. Oisín van Gelderen joins BOARDS to take a look at the need...

Record Breakers - The Legends Of Speedsailing
News

Daily Round-Up 24th August - Speedweek 2015

We have some great news to start off your week – especially if you’re into speedsailing! The organisers of Weymouth Speedweek have announced that entry...

Daily Round-Up 24th August - Speedweek 2015
News

British GPS Speed Ladder - Get Involved

Want to test your top speed against the rest of the UK? NWF are launching and supporting the brand new British Speed Ladder, which will...

British GPS Speed Ladder - Get Involved
How To

How To Speedsail - Weymouth

The UK has some incredible windsurfing spots, but it’s not always easy to know how to sail at them. So, we’re guiding you through a range...

How To Speedsail - Weymouth
Technique

Sheet In, Turn Left - How To Speed Sail At West Kirby

Want to take on speed sailing at West Kirby for the first time? Adrian Jones takes an in-depth look at how to sail West Kirby, recalling...

Sheet In, Turn Left - How To Speed Sail At West Kirby
Features

50 Knots And Beyond - A Custom Board Story

Back in 2012 Steve Thorp smashed 50 knots and West Kirby – the holy grail for many a speedsailor. Here is the story of just...

50 Knots And Beyond - A Custom Board Story
News

Zara Wins Euro Speed, Skye Takes 3rd

Massive congratulations to Zara Davis who has won the ISWC European Speed title, yet again! And, the UK’s John Skye also managed to rack up...

Zara Wins Euro Speed, Skye Takes 3rd
How To

The Science Of Speed - How Fast Can We Go?

In June we focussed a lot on speed here on Boards, and through the Big Speed Debate a reader, Rick Hanke, got in touch to...

The Science Of Speed - How Fast Can We Go?
News

A Weekend Of Speed And Slalom

BSA Hunstanton, Dunkerbeck Speed Challenge and MORE Wavesailors Turn To Speed

A Weekend Of Speed And Slalom
Features

The Great Speed Debate

In the final print issue of Boards magazine, we introduced our ‘Great Speed Debate’ and the 2015 Speed Board Test, that is now all online...

The Great Speed Debate
Videos

Just An Idiot Going Speedsailing

Or, An Idiot's Guide To Speedsailing With Ben Proffitt

Just An Idiot Going Speedsailing
Features

A Simple Guide To Speed Fins

A new fin is one of the most crucial upgrades you could, and should, be getting for your windsurfing set-up. If you are a speed...

A Simple Guide To Speed Fins
News

Proffitt's Speed Challenge - How Fast Can He Go?

Just how fast do you think you could go in your first few sessions speedsailing? Mr. Ben Proffitt has set the bar pretty high recently,...

Proffitt's Speed Challenge - How Fast Can He Go?
Tested

2015 50cm Speed Board Test - Mistral Speed

The third board to be tested by Adrian Jones and the Clones, in the 2015 50cm Speed Board Test is the Mistral Speed… MISTRAL SPEED Length – 244...

2015 50cm Speed Board Test - Mistral Speed
Tested

2015 50cm Speed Board Test - Fanatic Falcon

The 2015 50 Speed Board test kicks off with a full review of the Fanatic Falcon Speed by Adrian Jones and the Clones… FANATIC FALCON SPEED Length...

2015 50cm Speed Board Test - Fanatic Falcon
News

Daily Round-Up - Friday 22nd May

It’s finally here! We’ve got the introduction up for our speed board testing right here, but it’s not just a board intro there’s some valuable...

Daily Round-Up - Friday 22nd May
News

Daily Round-Up - Wednesday 20th May

Speed, speed and more speed. That’s what we’re all about this month and as we mentioned the other day we have the speed test coming...

Daily Round-Up - Wednesday 20th May
Technique

Speed Sailing With Dunkerbeck

Bjorn Dunkerbeck is still one of the fastest windsurfers on the planet, check out his speed tips below, plus the full story of when Adrian...

Speed Sailing With Dunkerbeck
Features

The Golden Rules For Your Speed Sailing Set-Up

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 Golden Rules For Your Speed Sailing Set-Up
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
How To

Hans Kreisel - How To Get Top Speeds On Open Water

Just a couple of days Hans Kreisel and Jurjen van der Noord set the fastest speeds ever recorded on open water. Now, Boards have caught...

Hans Kreisel - How To Get Top Speeds On Open Water