Category: kona

San Pedro Dynamite!

by Jerome Samson The 2015 US Windsurfing National Champions were crowned after three days of hard-fought competition in dynamite conditions in San Pedro, CA! Jesper Vesterstrøm (DEN-111) dominated the proceedings at Cabrillo Beach in...

Kona on the west coast this summer!

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 Gainesville, Florida, made the...

2015 Winter Classic – A Sarasota Tradition!

by Jack Thompson The 13th running of the Sarasota Regatta was held February 28 and March 1 at the Sarasota Sailing Squadron. Once again a good time was had by all! Although our turnout...

Back in the Saddle at the 2014 Kona Worlds!

By Tom Pace Sixteen years ago, after nearly two decades racing one designs, Olympic classes, and Pro: course, slalom, and wave events, I sailed in my last windsurfing contest, the IFCA Worlds in Tarifa,...

My Ode to Kona Windsurfing!

By Jim DeSilvaSandy Point Progressive Sports, Miami Although I have participated in a number of Kona races, including the Worlds in Miami a few years ago, we had never gotten 100+ Konas together in...