Issue 276

Duncan Slater

BOARDS August 2011
BOARDS August 2011

Contents 276 – BOARDS Magazine, August 2011. Covershot: UK freestyling sensation, Andy ‘Bubble’ Chambers, by Jerome Houyvet

Features…

LANZAROTE – SPOT X

You’d think all the ‘secret’ spots would have been discovered by now, but during a speculative photoshoot Thomas Traversa and Alex Mussolini chance upon a rich seam of unexpected Canarian gold…

HOME GROUND – CAPITAL WINDSURFING

For some, coastal sailing is king, but for the majority of UK windsurfers it’s our lakes and reservoirs that reign supreme – and nowhere is this more true than in our capital…

MINI TEST – RDM EXTENSIONS

There’s nothing more frustrating than an extension that doesn’t work well, so to help you decide what you should be ramming up your mast, Adrian Jones puts 12 of the latest models through their paces…

BSA ABERDFYFI

The BSA crew rocks into Wales for round 3 of the national slalom series. Michael George reports…

DAHAB FESTIVAL

Recent developments in Egypt have had a huge impact on tourism, with all bar the Brits reluctant to return.  Time then to organise a little something to lure them back!

SELF SERVICE

If you’ve mullered your mast don’t throw it away, as our very own doyen of DIY has a cost effective solution that will see your beloved pole stand proud once more…

RUTLAND MARATHON

Bob Ingram reports from an epic weekend at Rutland Water, host to UKWA Inland 3, RYA Junior Nationals, and, of course, the legendary Rutland Marathon…

UKWA FREESTYLE ROUND 2

The UK’s finest freestylers explode into action at a sunny and windy Minnis Bay. Will Rogers reports…

WHITEY BREAKS 50!

Probably best if we step away and let Peter Hart explain all…

NEW TO WINDSURFING – PART 3

If you’re looking for the best possible introduction to the world’s best sport then look no further – everything you need to know to get you started on the path to windsurfing enlightenment is right here…

PWA CARRIBEAN

The turquoise waters of Bonaire and Aruba play host to windsurfing’s crazy contortionists as they embark on a multi-island freestyle extravaganza…

Regulars…

DROPPING IN

NEWS

FULLER’S WAY

A SHOT OF JD

SB WINDWISE

POND LIFE

BAKER ACADEMY

READERS’ PIX

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