How to strap surfboard to roof rack: Step by Step Guide

Being new to surfing, it can be hard to know where to start. What board should you get? How do you strap the board to your car roof rack? Does this break surfing etiquette and if so, what are the consequences?  All these questions may arise when you first set out on your journey into … Read more

How to attach a surfboard leash: 5 Easy Steps

What most surfers don’t know is that when they are surfing, the leash has a huge impact on how much control they have in the water. If you can’t attach your leash to your board correctly, then it will be very difficult for you to make turns and ride waves. To learn about how to … Read more

How to Clean a Surfboard: 5 Actionable Steps!

Cleaning a surfboard can be a difficult task, but it doesn’t have to be. In this blog post, we will show how you how to clean your surfboard with just 5 simple steps. We recommend that you start by removing the fins from the board and then remove all wax and sanding residue from the … Read more

How to read a surf report 101: Finding the right waves!

If you’re new to surfing, one of the first things you need to learn is how to read a surf report. Surf reports are created by weather experts and give you an idea of what the waves will be like at different beaches around the world. They include information on swell size, wind direction and … Read more

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Best Surf Wax for Surfboards

Surf Wax for Surfboards is crucial for your security while surfing, and utilizing one is going to let you enjoy the sport. No matter in case you’re an amateur or maybe a seasoned surfer, knowing what wax fits your needs best is an additional advantage within the long run. Your surfboard is made very sleek … Read more

Mijn Geschiedenis Deel III

Na in de zomer van 2006 de Arrows Maxx Speed zeilen gekocht te hebben, ook kleine maten was het de bedoeling om er ook een klein board bij te scoren. Uiteraard wou ik voor Starboard gaan aangezien de 2 voorgaande boards ook starboards waren. In Nederland was ik niet zo blij met de starboard importeur … Read more

FINLENGHT VS SPEED

Not to long ago did Dennis Littel speeds on an formulaboard very close to 35 knots. After that amazing performance I started to think… Lenght of an fin can not effect speed directly. What does finlenght do? I know one thing for sure, finlenght does create lift. Larger fins are easier to bend, combined with … Read more

LIGHTWIND WINDSURFING, HOW TO IMPROVE GPS SPEED?

Last weekend I surfed on the Gouwzee with not much wind. Since I started speedsurfing all my lightwind gear was sold to pay the highwind gear. But BEFORE speedsurfing or before mid-2006 I had a lot of experience with big sails gusty wind and optimalisation crosswind speed. I am talking about speed in max 12-13kn wind! … Read more