[review] Suunto Ambit Peak 3 for windsurfing

  [review] Suunto Ambit Peak 3 for windsurfing This is not my first GPS for windsurfing. A long time ago I started with the Garmin Foretrex (also a watch). After losing a foretrex twice I got a amarillo triptracker (navi GT 11), for this GPS a aquapack was required around my arm. After this I bought two GT31 … Read more

[review] Sonntag GPS_6

[review] Sonntag GPS_6 How much speed do you need! The GPS_6 takes medium wind efficiency to a higher level. It is not a lightwind fin, performance is below average in lightwind. I didn’t test it in extreme high wind, however I believe the fin is best for 20~35kn of wind. Why is it fast? I … Read more

[review] Tribal Powermax

[review] Tribal Powermax I was looking for a fast freeride fin. In 2007 I had Tectonics Falcon F1 fins (which are freeride fins). Chris Lockwood recommended these fins and I really like them. Last year I did a session with my Sonntag SL-S (an old competition fin) and I questioned myself if a freeride fin … Read more

[Test] Neilpryde no cam race- Hellcat 7.2-2015 and 8.2-2014

  [Test] Neilpryde no cam race- Hellcat 7.2-2015 and 8.2-2014 Yesterday I tested two Hellcat sails in the tropical winds. First no-cam racesails I tryed since forever… The wind was at the low end  (below) 15kn. I learned no-cam sails can be good for a bit of racing. The main differences no-cam versus cam: -no-cam … Read more

[review] Ortlieb X-Plorer

[review] Ortlieb X-Plorer When I started to think about being helpless offshore, to far to swim… Which options are left normally? Getting noticed or picked up by another is the answer.However I want to be able to help myself out if I can, I don’t want to bother someone else because a rope broke. Some parts … Read more

[review] Starboard Hypersonic, hype or true?

  [review] Starboard Hypersonic, hype or true? In 2003 I bought the starboard hypersonic 105, it was my first ‘new’ board. I bought it early from a teamrider (I think he didn’t really liked it). The board replaced my AHD freerace 289, and WOW this was an amazing step forward for me. In 2006 I … Read more

Testing new iSonics and new Sonntag Fins

Testing new iSonics and new Sonntag Fins The new Sonntag Fins will be tested soon in Tarifa! And I look forward to do it, this will be to understand how the fins work with the (new) iSonics.The following will be tested: the all new Sonntag SL-R series, the revised SL-P and the revised 2 SL-S, … Read more