windsurfing harness

The Windsurfing Harness

Harnesses and harness lines allow windsurfers to maximize the duration of their time windsurfing. They do so by taking the weight of the sail off of their arms and are therefore a must-have for any…

windsurfing mast

The Windsurfing Mast

The windsurfing mast and its base is crucial for the stability of the sail while riding. More than any other component of a windsurfer’s rig, the mast is most responsible for dictating the weight. Therefore,…

windsurfing sail

Different Types of Windsurfing Sails

Anybody who wants to windsurf should familiarize themselves with the different types of windsurfing sails. Windsurfing sails have evolved to include many different types to cover all the various styles of windsurfing. However, they can…

Windsurfing Boom

The Windsurfing Boom

The windsurfing boom is a core piece of equipment. Attached to the mast, it is gripped for control of the sail. The windsurfing boom is also useful for performing a waterstart when the sail falls over in…

parts of the windsurfing board

Parts of the Windsurfing Board

Getting to know windsurfing if you’re a beginner does not have to be difficult, but choosing a beginner windsurfing board can be confusing. This goes without saying, but the board is the most fundamental equipment…

How to choose a windsurf board

How to Choose a Windsurf Board

One of the most common questions for beginner windsurfers is picking a board. However, here’s a word of advice before learning how to choose a windsurf board: Don’t buy a board until you have had lessons…