Depth IJsselmeer

  Depth IJsselmeer Want to know if you can stand? Check the following map, the original data can be found here: http://www.rijkswaterstaat.nl/apps/geoservices/mapviewer2i/   Erik Loots Erik is windsurfer for 10+ years. In his daily life he is professional in construction dewatering, advisor, troubleshooter. Erik likes adventures, explore and to challenge himself. During his life he … Read more

IJburg, Markermeer, Amsterdam, IJmeer, windsurfing

  IJburg, Markermeer, Amsterdam, IJmeer, windsurfing Six spots around IJburg/Markermeer/Amsterdam, purple are weed sensitive area in summer I work in Amsterdam, next to the largest lake of the Netherlands the Markermeer. I work there over a year now and have tried many windsurf spots. A few insights for those interested to windsurf here: Spot at … Read more

Weed windsurfing – the Netherlands

  Weed windsurfing – the Netherlands Want to know if you need a weedfin? Check the following map, the original data can be found here: http://www.rijkswaterstaat.nl/apps/geoservices/mapviewer2i/   Erik Loots Erik is windsurfer for 10+ years. In his daily life he is professional in construction dewatering, advisor, troubleshooter. Erik likes adventures, explore and to challenge himself. … Read more

Uitdam – Pampus attempt 1

  Uitdam – Pampus attempt 1 I tried to go to Pampus from Uitdam, it is actually a short route, check the video and story: Story This morning my girlfriend pushed me out of bed to go windsurfing for the third time in a row, AND finally I went. I have been preparing for months … Read more

Suunto Ambit 3: navigate and exercise

  Suunto Ambit 3: navigate and exercise I like to exercise and navigate at the same time, this way the gps shows the route while still saving the gps-track and recording speed. Erik Loots Erik is windsurfer for 10+ years. In his daily life he is professional in construction dewatering, advisor, troubleshooter. Erik likes adventures, … Read more

My surf rules

  My surf rules I made a few rules to do crossings together or alone: Responsible: others might be in danger or need help. Always look out for other watersport participants in need for help; Recordbreaking: it might mean the world to yourself for breaking a record, however it is not recommended to do it … Read more

Movescount.com

  Movescount.com I am  new to movescount, however it is really easy to use and there is no third party software needed. That made me try this website, it has a lot of users, even a lot of windsurfers!! To make an account just register, it is quite easy. If you want your results from … Read more

Inspired ; Windsurf Crossings

  Inspired ==> Windsurf Crossings A few years ago (2010-2011), when speedsurfingblog was full speed (and me too on the water) I was always into a long distance session. Crossing afsluitdijk, or other crossings. My current surfspot is the area between Amsterdam Zeeburg – Muiderberg – Almere – Uitdam. I have researching the internet and found Arnoud … Read more

About “my adventure GPS surfingblog”

  About “my adventure GPS surfingblog” History & references Speedsurfingblog.com was founded by Erik in the Netherlands in 2007. Erik is born in 1986, his weight is between 75 ~80 kg, he is 1.92m tall. A bit history references about speedsurfingblog in the periode 2007~2011: “le blog d’Erik Loots : Toujours de super articles (en … Read more

Bought my very own Hypersonic 105 from back in the day :)

Bought my very own Hypersonic 105 from back in the day 🙂 A little miracle happened last weekend. 31th of May speedsurfingblog did send a message in the world for a starboard hypersonic board. Within 24 hours my brother (Wouter) called me since he had found a secondhand starboard hypersonic on the internet. It wasn’t D-RAM, but … Read more