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Technique

A Beginner's Guide to Speedsailing

Want to get into speedsailing, but not sure where to start?  Boards have teamed up with record breaking speedsailor Farrel O’Shea to guide you through everything...

A Beginner's Guide to Speedsailing
News

BBC comes to Weymouth Speedweek!

The organisers of the biggest speedsailing event in the UK, Weymouth Speedweek, have announced that BBC Breakfast is coming to Speedweek in 2013! After years of...

BBC comes to Weymouth Speedweek!
Videos

West Kirby Delivers More Top Speeds

Last weekend saw some storm force winds hit various parts of the UK, and none  more so than West Kirby.  With Namibia just around the corner...

West Kirby Delivers More Top Speeds
Videos

FINALLY Weymouth Speed Week 2012 Video

Yes, we said 2012. Not 2013. We’re not sure quite why it’s taken so long for this video to be published, but it’s worth the wait!...

FINALLY Weymouth Speed Week 2012 Video
News

Irish Speed Sailing Championships On This Weekend?

The  5th round of the Irish Speed Sailing Championship was postponed last weekend, but could it be set to go this weekend instead? The 5th round of the Irish...

Irish Speed Sailing Championships On This Weekend?
News

Early Warning For Irish Speed Championships This Weekend!

We’ve heard from the Irish Windsurfing Association that competition MAY be on this weekend… The 5th round of the Irish Speed Sailing Championships is due to take...

Early Warning For Irish Speed Championships This Weekend!
News

Irish Speed Sailing Championships This Weekend - Cancelled

Unfortunately due to the unfavorable and changing forecasts we are having to cancel this weekends speed event. The next speed event is scheduled for October 20/21....

Irish Speed Sailing Championships This Weekend - Cancelled
News

Weymouth Speedweek 2012

Weymouth Speed Week is the oldest and longest-running speed sailing event in the world. Held annually since 1972, it has challenged sailors of a wide...

Weymouth Speedweek 2012
News

A Windy Week: Freestyle Sessions and Speed Records

The last few days here in the UK have been brilliant for most windsurfers, with strong winds all round the country many of you we...

A Windy Week: Freestyle Sessions and Speed Records
News

Irish Speedsailing Championships

‘The luck of the Irish’ is often spoken about, and it was certainly the case last weekend for the Irish Speedsailors, who enjoyed near perfect...

Irish Speedsailing Championships
News

Weymouth Speed Week 2011 with Team QSW

Watch part 2 of Weymouth Speed Week 2011 from Neil Greentree of Team QSW / Quayside Windsurfers: “Here we see the final speed runs and...

Weymouth Speed Week 2011 with Team QSW
News

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
News

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
News

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
News

Weymouth Speed Week 2011 – Wednesday 19th Photo Gallery

Check out Dave White’s third pic gallery from his precarious vantage point at the top of a boat’s mast yesterday at Weymouth Speed Week 2011...

Weymouth Speed Week 2011 – Wednesday 19th Photo Gallery
News

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
News

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
How To

GPS Speedsailing Set-Up

With UK speedsailors regularly lighting up the UK’s favourite strips and the incredible growth of GPS speedsailing globally, there’s never been a better time...

GPS Speedsailing Set-Up
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
News

Registration Open for Weymouth Speed Week 2011

Registration is open for Weymouth Speed Week 2011. This year the title sponsor is Simmer Style who will be providing the majority of the prizes...

Registration Open for Weymouth Speed Week 2011
News

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
News

Ben Van Der Steen Speedsailing Tarifa

Check out Loft Sails riders Ben Van Der Steen and Hugo Miravalles at the speed course in Tarifa, March 2011. More at www.loftsails.com & www.facebook.com/theloftsails http://mpora.com/videos/yz3cLNlqp

Ben Van Der Steen Speedsailing Tarifa
News

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