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Posted On:  05/02/2020 14:17:29

Yes, we all live by the sea. No matter how far from the sea you live, next to the beach or far away in the mountains, you still have a great impact on it. And it is up to you whether you create a positive relationship with the sea or have adverse impact on it.

We believe that educating people about the importance and the beauty of marine environments is the key to creating positive attitudes towards the sea.  The idea behind this project involves a worldwide contest for young persons up to the age of 21.
Posted On:  28/12/2019 10:28:06

The year concludes with the Techno293 caravan travelling all the way to Djerba for the 2019 African championships. The mythical island of Ulysses travels welcomed young windsurfers to the beach venue of Dar Djerba hotel on the north east corner of the island. ......( more )

Posted On:  19/12/2019 09:20:20

Small open power boats will normally be fitted with a kill cord which, if used correctly, will stop the engine if the driver becomes dislodged from the helm position.

The kill cord is a red lanyard which has a quick-release fitting at one end and a clip at the other end.  When in use, the quick-release fitting is attached to the console and the end with the clip attaches to the driver. ......( more )
Making the link between Techno 293 OD and the Olympic iQFoil
Posted On:  14/12/2019 13:31:55

Today, foils are revolutionising board sailing, and World Sailing's decision to select a windsurf foil board for the 2024 Olympic Games is further proof of the mutation/ evolution of our sport. All the same, World Sailing is committed to maintaining conventional board sailing, retaining the Techno 293 OD as the foundation board of One Design competition, that invaluable stepping-stone between junior racing and top-level competition.   Read more . . .

Posted On:  11/12/2019 09:28:10

The year will kick off in style for the T293 and T293Plus classes as we head over to Mussanah Sports City, Oman for the Asian Championships (27th Feb - 1st Mar 2020).  ......( more )

Posted On:  13/11/2019 09:53:36

We have just been witness to what has been some spectacular strong-wind racing. No wonder the Windsurfing Asian Championships have yet again been held in Penghu, Taiwan.......( more )

Posted On:  12/11/2019 09:15:06

We were waiting to be tested by the light wind today. The test never happened. Having scheduled the start for 13:00 we were expecting the wind to be around 6 -7 kts at the time we arrived at the venue. As it turned out it was more - planing conditions again. When you have conditions like this there is not much happening outside of racing. ......( more )

Posted On:  11/11/2019 10:02:49

The Penghu or Pescadores Islands are an archipelago of 90 islands and islets in the Taiwan Strait and winter here is a paradise for windsurfing. With temperatures around 23-24*C it is not too cold and not too hot either. ......( more )

Posted On:  11/11/2019 09:34:35

Three Classes - RS:X, Glide and Techno - are currently competing for honours at the 2019 Asian Windsurfing Championships in Penghu Taiwan. After the opening ceremony and official opening dinner everyone was looking at the forecast. ......( more )



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