My road trip to the Kona Worlds!

By Elena Marotti Elena and Joe Marotti windsurf year-round in Galveston Bay (near Houston, TX) as members of the Seabrook Sailing Club. They race on Wednesday nights to spend time with friends and tune up...

Beth and Andy’s Kona Diary!

A Conversation with Beth Winkler and Andy BrandtEdited by Jerome Samson / US Windsurfing The 2016 Kona Worlds just wrapped up in epic conditions in Islamorada, Florida! With more than a hundred competitors from all...

Pumpkin Cup Riders!

A report from the 2016 Pumpkin Cup that took place this past weekend (Oct 15-16) in  North Texas! By Guy Miller Dallas – Fort Worth sounds like an unlikely place for one of the surviving windsurfing...

If you build it, they will come!

After four exciting events this summer right off the beach at Crissy Field in San Francisco (in the shadow of the majestic Golden Gate Bridge), the 2016 Crissy Field Slalom Series concluded a few days...

Glitter in the eyes: a surreal experience in Rio!

It all happened so slow: training all the time, traveling everywhere, surviving the pressure of national team selection, raising funds, taking care of the gear, learning about the venues, keeping the coach happy, staying healthy, posting progress reports,...

Manny Convert joins the Board of US Windsurfing!

Please join us in welcoming Emmanuel ‘Manny’ Convert to the board of US Windsurfing, as Director for the Central Region! After seeing the picture above, you probably won’t be surprised to learn that Manny...

Next Stop: Rio!

by Jerome Samson Rio has been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons: government corruption, presidential impeachment, economic meltdown, security concerns, zika outbreak, budget shortfalls, street protests, unchecked doping, and yes, of particular...