Words and Pics by Erik Hammarlund
Smiles all around at the JO event in Martha's Vineyard! (credit: Hammarlund)
It's become a yearly tradition in early August for the Vineyard Haven Yacht Club to host a Junior Olympic Windsurfing Festival, in the middle of the summer season … Continue Reading ››
By Nina Schweikardt
Reaching start at the East Coast Windsurfing Festival!
It is that time of the year when Peter (Richterich) and I are getting ready to organize our yearly windsurfing event here on Cape Cod! The 6th edition of the East Coast Windsurfing Festival … Continue Reading ››
Young Techno windsurfers on Martha's Vineyard!
The 2017 Junior Olympic Windsurfing Festival took place last week (Aug 3-4) at Vineyard Haven Yacht Club, on the beautiful island of Martha's Vineyard, and once again the event empowered junior windsurfers with a combination of course racing, slalom, … 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 ››
2015 Kona West Coast Tour (organized by Kona USA + US Windsurfing)
As the Eagles song goes: "On a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hair..."
1971 was a remarkable year. Bernie Leadon, a Minnesota native, raised in San Diego and in … Continue Reading ››
By Tinho Dornellas
Kona start line action (photo credit: John Dornellas)
The 2015 Calema Midwinters and Kona North Americans took place during the first full weekend of March, and marked the first major multi-class competition of the year in the USA. More importantly, … Continue Reading ››