Category Archives: Windsurfing

K4 Fins Rockets 16.5cm review

K4 Fins latest mellow yellow offerings are the Rockets – but are they guaranteed to turbo boost your windsurfing sessions? Check out the review – Rocket Man, K4 Fins Rockets 16.5cm review – over on the K4 Fin site. Putting … Continue reading

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I’ll huff and puff – reflections of winter windsurfing

Simply put: it’s been a mental winter. Relatively mild, super windy, extremely wet with endless days of swell, storm surge and full throttle saltwater action. I appreciate not everyone has ‘loved it’, but windsurfing conditions have been off the hook. … Continue reading

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K4 Stubby 14″ windsurfing fins review

It’s still blowin’ dogs off chains here in the UK and a recent windsurf session provided me the opportunity to test out a pair of K4 Stubby 14″ fins. I was keen to see how small I could go on … Continue reading

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How to enjoy a good blow – windsurfing in nukin’ conditions

Today saw yet another bout of nuclear breeze, huge waves and torrential rain. Most UK coastal locations have been taking a pounding – the devastation, and damage caused is wide spread. And yet, some of us actually relish these full … Continue reading

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Bothering chop – Patrik Trailer Wave 85 windsurf board review

With its minimalist graphical good looks, trailer tri fin skeg configuration and stubby compact outline, the Patrik Trailer Wave 85 is guaranteed to turn heads at the beach. I’d been frothing to get a ride on this baby for a … Continue reading

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Getting sponsored – parts 1, 2 and 3

A few months ago I wrote a three part series focusing on extreme sports sponsorship, what it means to be supported, what endorsed athletes are expected to deliver in return and whether it’ actually a viable route for anyone thinking … Continue reading

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Windsurfing in Fuerteventura

The UK is currently being buffeted by some seriously strong winds. If this is amping you for getting involved and learning to windsurf, but you don’t fancy braving winter conditions (and let’s be honest – who can blame you), then … Continue reading

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