PWA World Tour 2008 finished

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. Result PWA Word Cup Sylt: The 2008 PWA Colgate World Cup, Sylt – Slalom Results 1st...

Starboard new sponsor Bjorn Dunkerbeck

Finally, it’s clear. Starboard will be the new board sponsor for Bjorn Dunkerbeck. There were a lot of rumours about him switching to another board brand. Also here on madwindsurfing.com. Lately, Bjorn Dunkerbeck was not performing so well. In Turkey he showed...

Maui Sails on track!

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...

Not a lot of wind

This week was a bit of  unfortunate. All the time there was a lot of wind, and I missed it all! Maybe I was in the wrong place…Anyway, tomorrow a new...

Becoming fit for windsurfing by doing push ups

A few week I was writing about the 100 push up program. A few friends of mine and I started enthusiastic with the push up program. We wanted to gain more strength and a higher fitness level in general. They did it for wave surfing and i did it for windsurfing. They...

Sunny weather and windsurfing

The weather forecast for this weekend wasn’t so good. The wind direction was the main cause. In the Netherlands wind from the east is not so good. Windfinder.com predicted a small 4 bft in the north of the country while the winfsurfing spots in my neighbourhood...

Video report: The Mission 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...

Windsurf channel crossing

Two top windsurfers, Antoine Albeay and Guy Cribb, are going to cross the channel. They are not doing this on a quiet Sunday afternoon with 4 bft. No, they are planning this trip when the next storm is knocking on the door. This attempt is not without a cause. Antoine...

Neilpryde new sponsor Martin van Meurs

Dutch speedsurfer and initiator of gps-speedsurfing.com found a new sponsor! Neilpryde will provide his sails in the upcoming season. In this forum thread (in Dutch) he explains why he is switching. This is bad news for Maui Sails because they will lose a windsurfer...

Windsurfing equipment RRD 2009 unofficially online

A lot of big brands are restyling there website. RRD (Roberto Ricci Design) is also busy with the developments. All windsurfing info is, despite the developments, already accessible. RRD is using this URL www.rrd.it/y13/ to the windsurfing equipment. With a small...