The 4 Different Types of Windfoiling

When I started blogging about windfoiling in 2017, people were talking about windsurf foiling as one discipline and a curiosity within windsurfing. Back then all the foils were pretty similar and there was no real discussion with the potential foil customer about what they wanted. Foils were pushed onto the market by leading windsurfing brands […]

Windfoil Speed: How Fast Can You Fly on a Windsurf Foil?

Windsurfing has always been about speed and pushing the limits. With the introduction of the hydrofoil, speed demons have a new tool in their arsenal to play with and new world records to break. The current world record for top max speed on a windsurf foil is 36.44 knots, held by Nicolas Goyard (set in […]

Ultimate Guide to Surf Foil Mast Size [How to Choose]

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Surfing is an addictive sport. Feel the weightless sensation of gliding across the water’s surface once, and you’ll likely be hooked for life. Most surfers would surf every day if they could.  Unfortunately, surfers need to rely heavily on weather conditions to have a fun day on the water. First, you need ridable waves which […]

How to Windfoil in Light Wind [Tips from 7 Experts]

One of the biggest advantages of windfoiling is to be able to plane with much less wind than with a classic windsurf board. This gives you more fun days on the water when you normally would have been sitting on the beach, waiting for the wind to pick up. However, when you first start windfoiling, […]

How to Windfoil [Plus 8 Common Beginner Questions]


Windfoiling has taken the windsurfing world by storm and is now is on everybody’s mind. You may have been skeptical about the whole “foiling thing”, but the fact is that everyone that has tried foiling has only positive things to say about it! Windsurf foil is a true revolution for windsurfing, offering a whole new […]

Windfoiling vs Windsurfing – Is Foil is the Future?

Are we seeing a windsurf-revolution these days? Foil windsurfing is on everyone’s lips, whether it’s positive comments or not – it’s provacative! It gets the people going! Is foil windsurfing (also known as windfoiling) going to succeed and convert every windsurfer to this new style of windsurfing? In other words, will windsurf foiling be the […]

Market Shares and Trends in the Windsurf Foiling Industry

We are very happy to see that many of you have taken the time to answer. We received 345 responses, which is enough data to get relevant statistics and derive some trends. Windsurfing or Windfoiling or both? The first question was about the commitment to windfoiling. Our assumption was that the majority of people are […]

Guide to Long-distance Windfoiling

While windsurfing is mostly about sailing back and forth in the same area, windfoiling offers you the possibility to explore and sail along the coastline of your local spot in a whole new way. Indeed, the foil gives you tremendous upwind and downwind capabilities, and long-distance sailing has become a fresh way to enjoy windsurfing. […]