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SDWA 2016 End Of Season Party

Posted on December 13th, by San Diego Windsurfing Association in Uncategorized. No Comments


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Posted on December 13th, by San Diego Windsurfing Association in Uncategorized. No Comments


Karen At Pritchard’s Maui Clinic

Posted on October 14th, by San Diego Windsurfing Association in General Windsurfing News, SDWA News, Sessions, Uncategorized. No Comments

The first time I went to Matt Pritchard’s clinic, 2 years ago, I was a newbie and wanted to learn to use the harness in ocean conditions and waterstart. This time, I want to safely go out further and faster, have more fun in the waves, and learn the fast/carve tack. Some people want to learn to wave ride/wave jump. Whatever you want to learn, Matt is a very patient and experienced teacher, and utilizes action videos and photos of yourself, a land simulator, as well as sailing behind you and giving great tips while you are on the water to effectively teach. Plus it’s a ton of fun!!! His website is: http://pritchardwindsurfing.com/


Congratulations Xavier Ferlet National Formula Champion!

Posted on May 28th, by San Diego Windsurfing Association in Racing Results, SDWA News, Uncategorized. No Comments

Xavier bags gold in Formula, silver in Long Distance and bronze in Slalom at the 2016 US Windsurfing Nationals.

By Jerome Samson

For many years in the 1980′s and 1990′s, Corpus Christi’s Oleander Point was the site of the US Open, the brainchild of local windsurfing pioneer Charles Allen and a highlight on the international racing circuit. With the vagaries of event scheduling and competition from other venues, Oleander Point fell off the map a little. It’s a technical venue, with strong breeze and steep cross-chop, and for recreational windsurfers in the area, or those traveling to the region on vacation, the spot became an afterthought on the way to Bird Island Basin in Padre Island Seashore National Park – a much less intimidating location with shallow water for miles and a fantastic windsurfing school to boot (Worldwinds Windsurfing).

Full article here:

http://uswindsurfing.org/2016/05/oleander-point-in-full-bloom/

 

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SDWA’ers Windsurf The Desert!

Posted on May 28th, by San Diego Windsurfing Association in General Windsurfing News, SDWA News, Sessions, Uncategorized. No Comments

Last fall a group of SDWA landsailors set out for the desert playa of El Mirage Dry Lake