Tag Archives: Kitesurfing

Hayling is like Hawaii

‘Hayling is like Hawaii’ is the slogan that used to adorn bumpers and rear windows of windsurf mobiles back in the day. Throughout the 80s Hayling Island was recognised as being one of the best UK destinations to go for a … Continue reading

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National Watersports Festival – watersports for all

The event of the year happens 30th – 1st Sept and the National Watersports Festival is something us salty types look forward to. A chance to catch up with mates, ‘dance like ya dad’ and quaff a few jars (oh, and hopefully … Continue reading

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Brian Talma interview (pt2)

Some of you may have seen my earlier post featuring a link to my Brian Talma interview  on the All At Sea – Caribbean site. I’m pleased to say it’s now been published in the printed magazine as well. Download … Continue reading

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Ant Baker interview

Ant Baker is arguably one of the most recognisable faces in UK windsurfing today. A highly regarded ‘guru’ coach, successful competitor – on both the world stage and back on home UK waters – a colourful character down at the … Continue reading

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Top 5 coastal drinking holes…

…as determined by a surfer. Where do you tend to quaff a post session pint? Tez and Dan enjoying a post windsurf bevvy – pic fi Plavenieks  

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Brothers in arms – Olympic windsurfing and kitesurfing

I need hardly mention what an epic summer of sport it’s been for us in the UK. The London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic events managed to bring a usually sullen and sceptical nation together in a manner that was unprecedented. Our man Dempsey winning … Continue reading

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Addiction

Addictive – snow is just frozen water after all I’ll admit it – I’m addicted! I need my fix and I’ll go to great lengths to accomplish this. Even if it’s to the detriment of other areas in my life.

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