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American Windsurfing Tour now called International Windsurfing Tour

The American Windsurfing Tour (AWT) is going global. It’s name has changed to the International Windsurfing Tour (IWT). As the largest wave sailing circuit in the world, they have decided to update their brand after seven years of success and g...

2 for 1 Windsurf Lessons – Christmas Gift Vouchers 2016

Solve your Christmas present dilemmas and give something unique and memorable this year. Buy one of our 2 for 1 windsurfing lessons or any of our other lessons/rental as a gift voucher and we can send it to you within minutes – Christmas shoppi...

Learn to Windsurf – Summer 2016

Its been a while since the last post here due to the fact that the high summer months are the ideal time to get into the sport of windsurfing & we have been flat out running beginners windsurfing lessons! For anyone looking to get into the sport...

Let it begin – New Windsurf Movie from Federico Morisio

Federico Morisio is super happy and excited to share his new windsurf video entirely shot in Maui, Hawaii, last December. He says it was a blast to shoot it & judging by the footage his skills are coming along nicely πŸ˜‰ Pro windsurfer Federico...

Windsurf Mast Buying Guide

The selection of the mast is often overlooked when people start buying their windsurfing gear. However, it is a very important component for the correct performance of the sail. Therefore, when buying a sail you need to keep in mind what mast you are...
by How to Windsurf 101 on May 12, 2016

2016 Opening Day – Poole Windsurfing School

The start of another great summer of windsurfing is almost here! The 30th April will be the opening day of the season at the Poole Windsurfing school and we are unwrapping lots of brand new windsurfing equipment from Goya, RRD, Amex & Billabong r...

The 3 Keys that will Make or Break your Waterstart

While the waterstart has a lot (and I do mean a LOT) of subtle details that will make an impact on whether you succeed or not, the actual getting up and out of the water can be summed up in 3 components of our body movement and position. Positioning...
by How to Windsurf 101 on Apr 7, 2016

Synergy – Goya Windsurfing and Quatro International

Goya Windsurfing and Quatro International share a special interaction on Maui where they both collaborate together to produce the best possible equipment to allow their sailors and customers to continue to push their boundaries. Here’s a short 7 mi...

Brand New 2016 Windsurf Equipment at the Poole Windsurfing School

All the new 2016 windsurf equipment will be unwrapped soon at the Poole Windsurfing School. Each year we take delivery of brand new windsurf equipment from Goya Windsurfing, RRD, Amex, Billabong and Pat Love. This year is no exception, with the lates...

8 Greek Island-Hopping Adventures Not To Be Missed

There are some 6,000 Greek islands scattered throughout the Aegean and Ionian seas, only 227 of them inhabited. Each and every one is worth your while, although some are more difficult to get to than others. Don’t know where to start? Well, the...
by BarePockets on Feb 22, 2016

Soul of Windsurfing – Windsurf Movie

Dreaming of warmer climates, epic windsurfing & amazing backdrops? Accompany Goya Team rider Pascal Bronnimann to some of the best windsurfing spots on the north shore of Maui to re-discover what windsurfing is all about. No crowds, drawn out bo...

Keep fit in the New Year – Windsurfing Lessons 2 for 1 Offer

The new year is here, why not keep fit with 2 for 1 windsurfing Lessons? Amazing 2 for 1 special offers on windsurfing lessons taken with Poole Windsurfing. Valid for purchases of our full Beginners Windsurfing Lessons, buy one course at the normal g...

Windsurfing mistakes you should avoid

Recently I read an entertaining article by Boards Magazine on the common mistakes windsurfers make. While all the things on that list are correct (board shorts have no business being worn over the wetsuit) I personally have a different list which I t...
by How to Windsurf 101 on Jan 1, 2016

2 for 1 Windsurf Lessons – End of Year Mega Sale

Did you not get what you hoped you would for Christmas? or maybe you just want to grab a bargain whilst we still have our 2 for 1 offer on our full beginners windsurfing course. Either way, you still have a few days (until 31st December) to save Β£79...

Correct windsurf boom height positioning

The correct windsurf boom position is often a source of long debates. In the beginner phase it is a general consensus that the boom should be somewhere around shoulder height. Basically, when you stand upright next to it you should be able to put you...
by How to Windsurf 101 on Dec 17, 2015

2 for 1 Windsurf Lessons – Christmas Gift Vouchers 2015

Solve your Christmas present dilemmas and give something unique and memorable this year. Buy one of our 2 for 1 windsurfing lessons or any of our other lessons/rental as a gift voucher and we can send it to you within minutes – Christmas shoppi...

2 For 1 Windsurf Lessons – 2015 Windsurf Christmas Presents

Christmas is a time for wrapping up warm and enjoying being inside but wouldn’t it be extra special knowing your family, friends or even yourself have something great to look forward to in the summer? If you are still looking for those special,...

Windsurf Sail Buying Guide – what to look for when buying a sail

I have already written an article on what to look out for when buying a windsurf board. However, aside from the fact that you will always have more sails than boards at any given time, sails also wear easier and so have to be replaced more often. The...
by How to Windsurf 101 on Oct 22, 2015

What To Do In Bournemouth – Including Bonus 5 Free Activities

1. Learn To Windsurf at UK’s No1 Spot with the Poole Windsurfing School When looking for what to do in Bournemouth, holiday makers and locals often forget that they can take windsurfing lessons and learn to windsurf at the UK’s No1 spot,...

San Francisco: Haight-Ashbury and Cruising the Bay

San Francisco skyline. Ferry Building on far right.I set out again this morning by taking the bus across the new Bay Bridge. Breakfast happened again at the Ferry Building since it was near where I needed to pick up the bus to the Haight. I ate a ver...
by Not as the Crow Flies on Sep 1, 2015


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