Competitions & Events

Boot 2009 report

by Maarten on January 19, 2009

Yesterday I visited Boot 2009 in Dusseldorf, one of the biggest water sports fairs in Europe. Like I said last week, Boot was always the place to be for Windsurf news, checking new windsurfing equipment but also to buy windsurfing equipment. The last few years the fair really diminished (at least with windsurfing stuff). Also […]

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Boot 2009 next week!

by Maarten on January 11, 2009

One of the biggest water sports fairs is next week! Boot 2009 will be taking place in Düsseldorf, Germany between 17 January and 25 January 2009. A few years ago it was also the place to be to get your new material for low prices, but things have changed. The possibility of a bargain is […]

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PWA Rookie of the year 2008

by Maarten on December 24, 2008

This year Alice Arutkin (Starboard, North Sails) and Philip Koster (Starboard, Neilpryde) are rewarded with the PWA Rookie of the year 2008 title. Every year this title is awarded for the most outstanding rookie windsurfer in the season. For example, Peter Volwater has won the title in his first year on the tour. Now he […]

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Volvo Ocean Race reporting

by Maarten on October 12, 2008

The Volvo Ocean Race has started again. This big sailing event is always delivering a lot of spectacular moments. Everything about the race is high tech: The sailing boats, the means of communication and the event reporting. I want to talk more about the reporting. Because I am missing this kind of reporting at windsurfing […]

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PWA World Tour 2008 finished

by Maarten on October 7, 2008

On the PWA World Tour website you can read an extended report about the PWA World Cup event in Sylt. Bjorn Dunkerbeck managed to win the event with his new board sponsor Starboard.

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Maui Sails on track!

by Maarten on October 3, 2008

Josh Angulo has won the second slalom round during the PWA World Tour in Sylt. The wave windsurfer is actively involved in the slalom discipline since this year and he already shows what he is capable of. Here is a video report from the Maui Sails team. Josh Angulo winning 2nd round of Slalom on […]

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Video report: The Mission 2008

by Maarten on September 10, 2008

This short windsurf video gives an impression from the Mission, a big windsurfing event in the Netherlands. The report starts at 5 min 22 sec. Check this online magazine if you are not satisfied with this report. Source: Daily Bits

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North Sails Real Trip announced

by Maarten on September 2, 2008

The fifth edition of the Mission is just behind us and the next event is already announced! The North Sails Real Trip will be held in the weekend of the 11th and 12th of October. This windsurfing event is aimed on the non-professional windsurfer. Licenses and race experience are therefore not needed. It’s all about […]

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The 5th Mission succeeded!

by Maarten on August 31, 2008

The 5th mission was already a week ago. The event was a big succes with 333 windsurfers at the starting line. There were also loads of famous windsurfers at the event. Among them were Tonky Frans, Josh Angulo, Andre Paskowski, Gollito Estredo, Karin Jaggi! The organisation has a small extra for you and is delevering […]

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Alacati PWA World Cup event report 2008

by Maarten on August 20, 2008

On the official PWA World Tour website has written a gigantic report about the PWA event in Alacati. Antoine Albeau secured his postition in the tour and is 100% sure he will be the champion this year. With only 1 event it’s not possible to overtake him. The next PWA World Cup event will be […]

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