How to use footstraps

Learn How To Use The Footstraps

Get Extra Control Using Footstraps If you have done a few windsurfing sessions, and are using a harness, it’s time to start planing and learn how to use the footstraps! This will kick off your blasting career and help you enjoy your sessions even more with extra control. We all remember our first time planing.…

Nico Prien´s Heavy Catapult

When you learn to windsurf and use the harness, you will suffer a few catapults now and then! But as we can see in Nico Prien´s latest Vlog, even the professional windsurfers catapults hard when they push their speed!   Unlucky for Nico he broke a lot of gear, but luckily not himself! After nailing…

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Dream Team on Top in PWA

2021 has been a challenging year for our riders who are competing in the PWA World Cup. But our Starboard Dream Team has performed really well! At the last World Cup in France; SOMWR Movement 10 x Marignane PWA Grand Slam, the wind did not play ball, but luckily the freestyle sailors got to compete…

Starboard X DefiWind 40KM GPS Challenge

STARBOARD x DEFIWIND 40KM GPS Challenge JOIN THE DEFI FROM WHEREVER YOU ARE AND WIN SOME AWESOME PRICES   #Starboard💙 DefiWind 29th October till 4th November.   With Covid regulations still in place, only 300 people will be able to participate in this years special Defi Wind Superstars edition. But to give as many people…

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New Team Rider Videos

Last days our Team riders posted some new clips!   DREAM PLACE FOR FOILING Let´s start with our slalom rider Tristan Algret. He went to Corsica with some friends and the Defi wind crew! Judging from this video, Corsica looks like one of the best spots for foiling! Tristan is currently preparing for competing in…

Sarah-Quita reaching for the finish line in New Caledonia when the nose of her board catches some chop and she is unable to avoid a Catapult.

Six Tips To Avoid Catapults While Windsurfing

Six Tips To Avoid Catapults While Windsurfing Your feet and body are flying through the air, and your mast is heading full speed towards the nose of your beloved board; you are hooked in and powerless, awaiting immediate impact.     That’s the dreaded catapult for you. Catapults are perhaps the worst possible way to…