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Technique

Taty Frans - A Guide To Going Fast

At the first PWA event of the season in Costa Brava there some predictable and some surprising results (catch up with more from the event...

Taty Frans - A Guide To Going Fast
Technique

3 Essential Speedsailing Tips

A handful of the UK’s best speedsailors are heading over to the Dunkerbeck Speed Challenge, which is a combined event with the European Speed Championships....

3 Essential Speedsailing Tips
Technique

Quick Tips To Improve Your Carve Gybe

The carve gybe is that windsurfing move that always proves tricky to perfect. Whether it’s getting around your first one, or planing out of every...

Quick Tips To Improve Your Carve Gybe
Technique

How To Inspire The Next Generation

When teaching kids to windsurf and introducing them to the sport it’s all about doing it the right way. The RYA join Boards to guide...

How To Inspire The Next Generation
Technique

6 Steps To Learn The Slingshot

The slingshot is a taking the speedsailing world by storm, whilst some die hard speed sailors may steer clear of this technique many, many more...

6 Steps To Learn The Slingshot
Technique

3 Light Wind Moves That Will Improve Your Planing Windsurfing

When the wind goes light, what do you do? Rig a massive sail, sit on the beach blaming the forecast or get out there on high...

3 Light Wind Moves That Will Improve Your Planing Windsurfing
Technique

Refine Your Stance - The Key To Going Quick

Part two of ‘Refine Your Stance’ is here and this time Boards have caught up with the master Farrel O’Shea to find out his key...

Refine Your Stance - The Key To Going Quick
Technique

How Pilates Can Improve Your Windsurfing

Pilates isn’t just for yummy mummies… honest! Here the RYA share exactly why Pilates could actually be the key to improving your windsurfing: You know that feeling...

How Pilates Can Improve Your Windsurfing
Technique

The Waterstart - A Real Game Changer

Waterstarting is a real game changer in terms of what it can do for your windsurfing. It opens up so many avenues for sailing in...

The Waterstart - A Real Game Changer
Technique

How To: Stalled Forward

Got your forwards sorted? And want to make them bigger, higher and a lot more impressive? Of course you do! Going for a stalled forward is...

How To: Stalled Forward
Technique

9 Ways To Spice Up Your Windsurfing

Do you feel like you are stuck in a rut with your windsurfing? Have you fallen into the routine of heading to the same spot, with...

9 Ways To Spice Up Your Windsurfing
Technique

Waterstarting - Swift Exits

Swift Exits with Simon Bornhoft… Want to speed up your waterstarts? Things don’t always land in the ideal position, so here’s a quick guide to how...

Waterstarting - Swift Exits
Technique

5 Ways To Take Your Windsurfing To The Next Level

Making the most of your precious time on the water and progressing at the same time are two of the best feelings you can get...

5 Ways To Take Your Windsurfing To The Next Level
Technique

Carve Gybe - The Tip That Could See You Planing Out

The carve gybe is the biggest move in windsurfing to learn, it may not be in the same league as a double forward, but then...

Carve Gybe - The Tip That Could See You Planing Out
Technique

Top 5 Coaching Tips of 2013

Before we look ahead to what’s happening in 2014, Boards takes a look back at some of the best moments and most popular pieces from...

Top 5 Coaching Tips of 2013
Technique

Top 5 Speed Tips with Zara Davis - Fin Talk

Namibia seems to be pretty quiet at the moment, not much wind so we got a few words off Zara Davis about what the fastest...

Top 5 Speed Tips with Zara Davis - Fin Talk
Technique

Top 5 Down-The-Line Tips: Surviving

Boards is joined once again by Chris ‘Muzza’ Murray for this second instalment on how to handle down-the-line wave riding. So if you’ve never attempted...

Top 5 Down-The-Line Tips: Surviving
Technique

Top 5 Speed Tips with Zara Davis

The UK’s very own Zara Davis has currently been out in Namibia for over a week now at the world famous speed trench in Luderitz....

Top 5 Speed Tips with Zara Davis
Technique

Top 5 Down-The-Line Tips: Equipment

Down-the-line wavesailing, perhaps the pinnacle of windsurfing enjoyment, yet for a first timer it can certainly be a little daunting knowing what kit you need,...

Top 5 Down-The-Line Tips: Equipment
Technique

Top 3 Tips To Becoming an Advanced Windsurfer

Sam Ross and the RYA are here to guide you through to how reach your full windsurfing potential: “If you were going to eat an elephant...

Top 3 Tips To Becoming an Advanced Windsurfer