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 ››
Top-5 overall for the 2018 Long Distance races! (photo: Adam Wojtkowiak)
There are very few things as exciting as taking part in a race with 232 beaming windsurfers on the start line. Maybe a race with 233 racers, but I'm not even sure of that! … Continue Reading ››
By Adam Locke
The Jensen Beach crew taking turns on the RS:One Convertible foil board!
The US Sailing Center of Martin County
(USSCMC), together with Neil Pryde
and Adventure Sports
, hosted an RS:One Convertible windsurfing demo on September … 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 ››
Words: Jean-Robert Wilhelmy, Video: Nicolas Chapleau
This year's edition of the obx-wind.com windsurfing festival was wildly successful! A record-breaking 178 windsurfers took part in the long distance races. We had sold-out clinics in slalom and freestyle, with a dozen lucky riders getting one-on-one attention all week from seasoned pros Tyson Poor and … 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 ››
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 ››