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Did you know that in the 1980s, Morey Boogie produced a soft sailboard - or windsurf board - designed by Mickey Fremont?

Windjammer: the world's first soft sailboard by Morey Boogie

Did you know that in the 1980s, Morey Boogie produced a soft sailboard - or windsurf board - designed by Mickey Fremont?

If you're trying to set a new speed windsurfing world record, you should know how to step on the brakes and avoid injuries and equipment damage.

How to stop a windsurf board at 100 km/h

If you're trying to set a new speed windsurfing world record, you should know how to step on the brakes and avoid injuries and equipment damage.

The iQFoil by Starboard will make its debut as the official windsurfing kit in the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.

iQFoil: the new Olympic windsurfing equipment

The iQFoil by Starboard will make its debut as the official windsurfing kit in the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.

Have you ever gotten into Windsurf? No, we're not talking about the wind sport. We're asking if you've listened to the band.

The band named Windsurf

Have you ever gotten into Windsurf? No, we're not talking about the wind sport. We're asking if you've listened to the band.

How is a windsurf board made?

How is a windsurf board made?

Shaping a windsurf board is more complex than building a surfboard because it involves elaborate sandwiching processes. Here's how windsurf boards are made.

What is land windsurfing?

What is land windsurfing?

When winter comes, the ocean gets stormy, and water temperatures reach freezing temperatures, land windsurfing becomes an excellent way of sailing the streets of your town.

The day The Surfers encouraged you to go "Windsurfin'"

The day The Surfers encouraged you to go "Windsurfin'"

In 1978, a Dutch band called The Surfers had a huge hit with a catchy summer tune involving surfing's rival sport.

Harness lines: length, width and positioning for windsurfing

Harness lines: length, width and positioning for windsurfing

When it comes to harness lines, a windsurfer must find the right balance between comfort and performance. Fine tune your equipment now.

How to do a 180-degree static turn in windsurfing

How to do a 180-degree static turn in windsurfing

The static turn is a technique that is performed by beginner windsurfers, while stationary, to spin the board around in a tight space.

The best windsurfing spots in the world

The best windsurfing spots in the world

Bonaire, Maui, Columbia River Gorge, Tarifa, Fuerteventura, Karpathos, Guincho, Luderitz, Sal and Sylt are some of the best windsurfing arenas on Planet Earth.

What are the main windsurfing disciplines?

What are the main windsurfing disciplines?

Whether you're into waves, racing, speed, maneuvers or even obstacles, windsurfing will always have a discipline that will please you.

How long does it take to learn windsurfing?

How long does it take to learn windsurfing?

Windsurfing is an easy and accessible water sport. Here's what it takes to become an accomplished beginner windsurfer in a single weekend.

What is the difference between sailboarding and windsurfing?

What is the difference between sailboarding and windsurfing?

Sailboarding is the oldest name for the sport that we commonly refer to as windsurfing. But why do they coexist? Is there a right and wrong way of expressing the name of the wind and water recreation?

How can a windsurfer survive beatings and wipeouts?

How can a windsurfer survive beatings and wipeouts?

Have you ever been in a tricky situation, getting hammered by pounding waves, where you don't know what to do with your windsurfing competition? Learn how to survive a challenging wipeout in big wave conditions.

Jason Polakow is the first windsurfer to ride Nazaré

Jason Polakow is the first windsurfer to ride Nazaré

The Australian wave sailor has finally fulfilled his longtime dream of riding a windsurf board on the monstrous liquid cliffs of Praia do Norte, in Portugal.

The story of Naomi Albrecht, the world's first female windsurfer

The story of Naomi Albrecht, the world's first female windsurfer

Naomi Albrecht Darby was the first person to test the original sailboard designed by the American inventor, Sidney Newman Darby, in 1964.