Maldivian surfers arrested for protecting surf breaks

Raalhugandu: the only surf spot in the region | Photo: Richard Kotch

A company of Maldivian surfers was arrested after protesting against the construction of a bridge that will connect the island of Malé to the Ibrahim Nasir International Airport, and will destroy the local surf stop.

Eleven protesters were taken into custody after swimming towards a tugboat…

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Kev Greenslade named UKWA’s "Windsurfer of the Year" 2015

Kevin Greenslade: 2015 UK Windsurfer of the Year | Photo: NWF

Kevin Greenslade has been named the UKWA’s Windsurfer of the Year 2015.

The UK Windsurfing Association (UKWA) announced that Greensdale, one of the fastest speed windsurfers in the British Isles, earned the most votes from the public.

“I am absolutely blown away to have received the telling…

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Slalom windsurfing: the "no-rules" rule is excitingly dangerous

Slalom windsurfing: crashes are part of the game | Photo: Carter/PWA

Can you imagine Formula 1 without rules? Would it be possible? The truth is that the fastest windsurfers on the planet compete on the PWA Slalom World Tour without any guidelines. Let’s find out what happens under the “no-rules” law.

At world cup level, professional Slalom windsurfing is…

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The British Wavesailing Association Tour 2015 calendar

The British Wavesailing Association (BWA) has released the 2015 Tour calendar.

Time to get those sails out of the garage. The organization led by…

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Ben Proffitt is UKWA’s "Windsurfers of the Year" 2014

Ben Proffitt has been considered the “Windsurfers of the Year” 2014 by the United Kingdom Windsurfin Association.

The voting was very near but, in…

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The 2015 PWA World Tour calendar

The 2015 Professional Windsurfer Association (PWA) World Tour schedule has been announced.

It’s on. The 2015 PWA World Tour will travel to 12 spots…

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Tim Wood prevails at the Eastbourne Slalom Plus 2014

Tim Wood has stolen the Eastbourne Slalom Plus 2014, in New Zealand.

The holiday held by the Wellington Windsurfin Association (WWA) attracted…

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