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 ››
By Jerome Samson
Tyson Poor in a sea of gear at Oleander Point! (credit: Gabe Hernandez, Caller-Times)
For many years in the 1980's and 1990's, Corpus Christi's Oleander Point was the site of the US Open, the brainchild of … Continue Reading ››