Mantafoils Mono Review [Affordable Carbon Foil?]


The VerdictThe modularity of the Mantafoil Mono makes it an ideal entry-level hydrofoil for anyone with a limited budget. If you’re really interested in tinkering with different foil setups, this is also a great option as you can get a lot of different pieces without breaking the bank.WZ Rating9.1The GoodModular system lets you fine-tune and […]

Best Places to Learn Windsurfing

Have you always wanted to learn how to windfoil? Embarking on a holiday dedicated to hydrofoil windsurfing can be one of the easiest, quickest and most enjoyable ways to get into this exciting sport. Windfoil Zone has tested and can highly recommend Planet Windsurf Holidays. They are experts on where to go for the best windsurfing […]

Philippe Caneri, Founder of Horue [Interview]

We are super stoked to have interviewed Philippe Caneri, one of the precursor of the foiling fever we are experiencing nowadays. Kitefoiling, windfoiling and now foil-pumping have probably never been so popular without him and his brand Horue. Thank you Philippe! WZ: Hi Philippe. Horue is one of the first brands to have commercialized hydrofoils […]

Windfoil Tuning Tips from Experts

Once you get comfortable on your windfoil kit the next question we all run into is “how can I make my setup more efficient, more comfortable, more performant”? Tuning your windfoil can be a long road to the perfect fit, but once you achieve it you feel at one with the wind and water. Here […]

Interview with Renaud Barbier of Mantafoils

Name: Renaud Barbier Citizenship: French Age: 39 years Home spot / home town: Dubai Windfoil Zone: Renaud, tell us a little bit about yourselves and Mantafoils Renaud Barbier: I am an engineer and have been designing and building my first foils back in 2003. In 2008 I started to build foils for friends and finally […]

All About AlpineFoil [Founder Interview]

AlpineFoil is a renowned French kitefoiling brand based out of the Alps who is known for specializing in the design and manufacture of carbon, aluminum and titanium kitefoils for kitesurfing and foil windsurfing. For this upcoming season, AlpineFoil has been innovating yet again and finally launches its first range devoted to windfoil the Windfoil A1 […]

Windfoiling in Light Wind Explained by Robby Naish

These are the most frequent questions about foil windsurfing, and this homemade video by the king Robby Naish himself clearly explains all you need to know to get going on a foil in light wind conditions. Make windsurfing fun again! Foil windsurfing is a true revolution in the sport. If you have been skeptical about […]


Name: Amado Vrieswijk Citizenship: Bonaire, Dutch Home spot: Bonaire (an island municipality of the Netherlands in the southern Caribbean) Sponsors: JP-Australia , Severne Sails, LSD-fins and Brunotti Amado is probably better known as a hardcore freestyler, with several PWA victories in freestyle. However, his recent victory at the PWA foiling competition on the Costa Brava […]