Well what can I say about this video, it is an all time classic and a big big thanks to the person who posted this on YouTube. This really is my favorite windsurfing video, another one I used to have on VHS cassette, its featured on the homepage and can only say thanks to Naish for not getting it taken down, they even shared it on facebook just awsome! if you have not seen it or not seen it for a while grab a cup of tea put your feet up and enjoy!
Kitesurfing is a fascinating combination of various sports. The board feeling is similar to wakeboarding, snowboarding and other board sports - that's why kitesurfing is so called kiteboarding. In addition you can find elements of flying (kite flying) and of the wind sports sailing and windsurfing.
Club Mistral a licensed IKO and VDWS windsurfing and kitesurfing school as well as a porfessional rental centre stocking the latest equipment from Mistral, Fanatic, North Sails, North Kiteboarding is situated right on the beach at Le Morne next to the public beach in the best location for not only accessing the wind but also the famous wave spot of Manawa.
The ocean makes life on Earth possible, and it needs our help. Most people don't realize the long list of benefits the ocean provides us, nor how much we are connected and dependent on it. Just to name a few things; the ocean produces 70 to 80% of the oxygen we breath, generates $21 trillion in ecosystem services each year, and provides the main source of protein for 1/4 of the world's population. And these are just a few of the amazing functions it offers this planet's 6+billion people. In the past 50 years the health of the ocean has declined dramatically due to the major 5. That's right, the major 5, There are five serious threats that are causing this havoc; over fishing, pollution, invasive species, habitat destruction, and climate change. Actions must be taken to address these problems in order for the ocean to recover and become healthy once again. Come explore the ocean with us and find out how you can help.
A little bit of Christmas Fun at Club Mistral Le Morne
If you love strong wind windsurfing Karapthos Greece is the place for you in the summer. I visited there a couple of summers ago and its mental. Great fun spot, fantastic club at Anamos with a bar restaurant upstairs so you can enjoy some lunch and a beer while watching the action.
Tom Hartmann going for it in One Eye....
Mauritius is not just a wave sailing spot, checkout tom tom's video from a freestyle session in the lagoon.
This video is another classic, I used to have it on VHS cassette but never found it on DVD. Big thanks to the person who posted this and for as long as it stays big thanks to Josh and the publisher for not getting it taken down. Enjoy watching Josh in his prime rippin up the world of windsurfing as a pioneer of modern day freestyle.