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In this article, we will talk in particular about wetsuits, which are often criticized for their negative impact on the environment. This is what our partner Wildsuits, a relatively new French wetsuit company, decided to do something with: The founders Antoine and Oliv...

Lip watershades, probably among the best polarized water sunglasses. They look great and are really comfortable.

We are just about to round off the summer, however 2019 is almost over, at least if you’re thinking about windsurfing gear.

Once again this month we have listed some new products that have been launched recently and a sneak peak of some of the new products that are announced for 2020: foils, boards and sails dedicated to foiling. Check it out!

Following our article about carbon hydrofoils , this has been one of the most frequently asked questions we received and so we wanted to cover this subject.

Today let's get some piece and advice from an expert: Markus Hetzmannseder is running the windfurf foil school Foil windsurf center in Austria and gives us his best tips to choose a foil.

Test and review of 5 different nose board protections, among which the Surfbent nose protector. Perfect to have if you catapult-crash in windsurf or windfoil.

While we do recommend learning on a board dedicated to foil windsurfing, you can use your regular windsurf board to windfoil, but you should change the fin box to a reinforced deep tuttle ready to foil box.

"In the future, I’m pretty sure that it will become easier and easier to learn foiling and people will even probably learn foiling before learning regular windsurf planing!"

In this video, Antoine Albeau - 25 times PWA windsurf world champion - makes a detailed presentation of the new 2019 Neilpryde F4 Racing hydrofoil.

We try to keep up to date when it comes to new products and innovations in the windfoiling world, but it’s not always that easy! Things are moving so fast with many new products being launched these days, whether it’s foils, boards, sales or accessories.Here is a list...

To help you out, we have asked a bunch of windfoil experts to give us their 3 best pieces of advice to help you finally fly in light wind.

Slingshot are streets ahead with their progressive shapes and windfoiling wisdom. Aiming firmly at the freeride market, with a gentle shove towards the progressive end of the spectrum, having learnt those foiling fundamentals, SS's Wizard 125 covers the bases and t...

Good foiling session in Norway yesterday. The water is still cold, but getting warmer every day.I tested the Ezzy Hydra 7.0

It’s time to detach hydrofoil sports from their original grandfathers. A surfboard is not a foil-surfboard. A kiteboard is not a foil-kiteboard and a windsurf board will never be a windfoil-board. Imagine sticking 2 skis together to use it as a snowboard (in fact, it e...

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