Why is Windsurfing Dying? [5 Reasons]

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By and large around the world, the sport of windsurfing has drastically declined in popularity to the point that many people consider the sport to be “dead”. This claim isn’t entirely true – there are pockets of vibrant windsurfing scenes around the world, but by and large the windsurfing trend does look like that of […]

Inflatable Windsurfing Boards — Worth Buying?

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Windsurfing dates back to the 1950s. It may not be the newest water sport, but it’s one that continues to evolve¬†after more than seven decades of existence. One of the latest advancements in the sport of windsurfing is the inflatable windsurfing board. Inflatable windsurfing boards feature a unique construction and can be quickly inflated or […]

What Size Inflatable Wing Should I Buy for Wing Foil/Surf?

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Humans are constantly looking to replicate the feeling of flying, and wing surfing is one of the best efforts yet. Wing surfing is a unique combination of foil surfing, kiteboarding, and windsurfing. The surfer rides a foil board while holding an inflatable sail that helps increase speed as well as the longevity of the ride. […]

Can I Add a Foil to My Surfboard?

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Surfing is currently one of the world’s fastest growing sports. Its rapid growth has resulted in the creation of many derivatives of the sport, including foil surfing. Foil surfing is one of the newest and most exhilarating ways to take to the water on a surfboard. However, the board is far more than the average surfboard […]

The Best Surf Smart Watches [Surfing and Windsurfing]

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For decades, surfers were viewed as beach bums who would easily skip work for a good swell. They certainly didn’t need watches. But as technology has advanced, surfers have advanced too. They’re checking online forecasts, squeezing in surf sessions on lunch breaks, and tracking tides during meetings. All of these tasks and more have been […]

Deep Tuttle vs Plate Mount – Foil Mounting Systems

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Hydrofoils have advanced rapidly in their design over the past few years, achieving new levels of strength, durability, and lightweight performance. One part of the foil that has been pretty rapidly changing is the connector plate/mounting method used to connect it to the board. A foil generates a tremendous amount of leverage, especially when the […]

What is Foil Surfing? All About the Evolution of Surf

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Once on the fringe of popular surf culture, hydrofoil surfing is now quickly becoming the main event in the ever-evolving sport. Foil surfing (or surf foiling) is the sport of riding a surfboard which has a hydrofoil attached to the board instead of a fin. This allows the surfboard to fly above the water. The […]

What is an eFoil? How much does one cost? [2021 Update]

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Foil surfing is one of the newest and most exciting extreme sports. It’s taking surfers to formerly unknown waves and offering unforgettable sessions on days that were formerly unrideable. The board flies above the ocean’s surface due to a hydrofoil, which creates lift similar to an airplane wing. This allows surfers to catch even the […]