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#388 AUGUST 2019

04/07/2019
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WINDSURF MAGAZINE #388 AUGUST 2019

The August issue is out now!

Progression: Windsup special – Board tests, Travel & Technique; High Wind Foiling; Entry-Level Wave Sailing with Peter Hart; Défi Gruissan Diaries; Mykonos – Island of the Winds; Basic Rigging with Jem Hall; Kimmeridge Waves; Dorian Van Rijsselberghe profile and Sagres spot guide.


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Cover Matteo Iachino and Tristan Algret blasting at Îlet du Gosier, Guadeloupe. Photo John Carter.



BIG JUICY READS


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FLYING ON THE EDGE
The 2019 Costa Brava PWA World Cup saw sailors on the edge of foil performance; the pros give us their thoughts on extreme foil racing.

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A SWELL SOU’EASTER
Southeast winds and south coast swell prove the perfect ingredients to fire up Dorset’s finest wave, Kimmeridge, we get the lowdown on the session.

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DÉFI DIARIES
Seasoned ‘Défi’ dude John Skye and first timer, Karo van Tonder, take us behind the scenes of the world’s largest windsurfing race – the Défi Gruissan.

ISLAND OF THE WINDS
Mykonos may be known as a playground for the rich, but it’s also famous for its consistent winds. Chris Sammer tells us why it’s ideal for a family windsurfing trip.

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LIFE OF DORIAN
Dorian van Rijsselberghe is the proud owner of two RS:X windsurfing Olympic gold medals; he gives us an insight into his life, and thoughts on foiling.

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KIDS RULE
Raf Filippi organised a mega French road trip for a bunch of talented kids, this is the story of how his ‘Water Academy’ went down!

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THE SIMPLE BEAUTY OF SAGRES
One sail, one windSUP and the simple beauty of Sagres – Franz Orsi gives us a guide to this beautiful corner of the southern Algarve.

 


GEAR SHED

 

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ON TEST: 2019 WINDSUP BOARDS

The test team look at a selection of the latest windSUP boards in hard and inflatable technology, including some multi-purpose foil designs. 

FANATIC STUBBY FOIL EDITION,
GA PURE FREE WS 10’7”,
GUNSAILS CRUZ’AIR 10’6”,
JP FOIL SLATE PRO 8’10”,
O’SHEA WIND+SUP,
RED PADDLE 10’7” WIND MSL,
SEALION WINGS 7’6”,
STARBOARD HYPER NUT 4 IN 1 7’4” STARLITE.



TEKKERS

PETER HART MASTERCLASS – ENTRY-LEVEL WAVE SAILING
Peter Hart, with the help of comments and reflections from clients, introduces us to the art of wave sailing and how to get into it.

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MOVE ON UP WITH JEM HALL – RIG TUNING BASICS
In keeping with summer, the high season for newcomers to windsurfing, Jem goes back to basics this month and looks at the fundamentals of rig tuning.

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SAM ROSS TECHNIQUE – WINDSUP SKILLS
Sam Ross gives us a few top tips to make the most out of windSUP’s this summer.

 

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LATEST & GREATEST
More exclusive than the Royal Box at Wimbledon, we bring you hot off the press news of all the latest windsurfing bits and bobs!

RYA KNOWLEDGE – TEAM15
The RYA tell us more about their Team15 programme for young windsurfers.


SITTIN’ ON THE DUNNY

EDITORIAL – PROGRESSION
The editor muses on windsurfing’s latest progression.

AFFAIRS OF THE HART – THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE WINDSUP
In keeping with the windSUP theme this month, Harty relates his personal 13 year relationship with these overgrown surfboards.



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