By US Windsurfing
Tropical setting for the last event of the 2016 Slalom Tour in Miami! (credit: wind.life.media)
2016 was a big year for windsurfing! A full slate of PWA and AWT excitement, record attendance at youth events and one-design championships around the world, and despite … Continue Reading ››
By Manny Convert
November 25-26, 2016
Bird Island, North Padre, Texas
1st annual Bird Island windsurfing poker run and free racing
The pre-event huddle and negotiations! (credit: Yseult Marc)
I got a phone call from Tarek Tico down in Corpus Christi in late October. Tarek wanted to throw a … Continue Reading ››
A report from the 2016 Pumpkin Cup that took place this past weekend (Oct 15-16) in North Texas!
By Guy Miller
Start countdown at the 2016 Pumpkin Cup! (photo credit: Yseult Marc)
Dallas – Fort Worth sounds like an unlikely place for one of the surviving windsurfing strongholds in … Continue Reading ››
Please join us in welcoming Emmanuel 'Manny' Convert to the board of US Windsurfing, as Director for the Central Region!
New board member Manny Convert carrying Texas on his shoulders! (Credit: US Windsurfing)
After seeing the picture above, you probably won't be surprised … Continue Reading ››
by Ron Kern
Windsurfing in the desert! (credit: Ron Kern)
Gene Scanlon in Albuquerque, NM, is a force of nature in a near waterless desert teaching windsurfing to those who forgot it even existed!
In the early 80’s Gene took a windsurfing class for one credit hour … Continue Reading ››