UK wind stays strong and gary Lawton has been blogging about his New year’s resolution and his first day at Kimmeridge in 2012, with some nice photos on garylawton.com
Leading UK racer Jon White GBR-720 has signed for Hot Sails Maui (UK) for the 2012 season, planning to take on the BSA circuit this year. He’s been putting in plenty of training at west Kirby and been bulking up to gain the physique needed to be a successful slalom sailor. More on boards.co.uk.
Some really nice videos for today. First up, another insane display of ability from PWA freestyler Davy Scheffers – Chasing the dream no strings attached!
Nayra Alonso and John Skye are out in South Africa getting ready to run a wave sailing clinic in February. Check out what Nayra has to say nayraalonso.blogspot.com
Three of Estonia’s finest freestylers have been travelling around tearing it up over the past 6 months and put together this really nice video
From freestyle to waves. Some riding and jumping action from the Normandy coast now.
After a lot of travelling Paul Zeper has arrived in Maui where he plans to start work on some new projects – paulh115.blogspot.com
If you can Flaka and Funnel but are looking to turn those sliding moves into big aerial moves check out some tips from some of the best in the business at pwaworldtour.com
Italian riders Andrea Franchini and Adele Frola spent the winter in Maui and have posted this cool vid documenting their stay.
Nicolas Schreier has reconquered the Formula Experience World Championships, in Cancun, Mexico. Read more about the 25 year old at the event which saw perfect conditions – surfertoday.com/windsurfing for all that matters on this.
The International Windsurfing Association has a new president, Pete Davis. Read what he has to say about the future of windsurfing.
Tragic news from Maui, we are sad to report the death of legendary shaper Harold Iggy. Read Randy Naish’s account of the heartbreaking event here – windsurfermag.com. Our deepest thoughts are with his family and friends.
And finally here’s one for the kids, very likely to put a smile on your face – godsavethewind.it and a nice round-up from Jamie Drummond about epic sessions, a sleeping Ali Nichol and the question – Blowy enough?… check it out at drumdogs-blog.com