Hole in One
Head to Head – Nagoshi Vs. Reichmann
Two of the tours top ladies are Junko Nagoshi (J-11 F2 / Simmer) and Anne-Marie Reichmann (H-98 Naish / Naish), ranked 4th and 5th overall in waves respectively in 2006 . Junko also finished in an impressive 6th place in Freestyle, and 4th in Super-X after Anne-Marie focused purely on the waves last season. Maui-based Junko has adapted well in recent seasons to some of the European conditions on tour, whilst Anne-Marie, who’s no stranger to Hawaii, prefers to train more in the powerful waves of
The Best of…Pieter Bijl
Pieter Bijl (NED-0 Fanatic / NeilPryde) is perhaps best known as a successful Slalom 42 and Formula Windsurfing racer, and finished up 10th overall for 2006. But this fun loving Dutchman has been known to enter the odd wave sailing event, and can bust out some freestyle tricks on his race equipment too! Aged 28, Pieters full on approach has no doubt driven him in his important roles off the race course as Head tester for the NeilPryde Design Center, and as a key R&D figure for his board sponso
Fuerteventura Freestyle Video
All I want for Christmas is…Part 5
Santa’s just back from the beach after fitting in one last sail before he sets on his big delivery round. Will these last minute requests from the PWA’s finest have got to his helpers in time? Lets hope so! Seasons Greetings to everyone from the PWA team, and our very best wishes for a successful and windy 2007! Aloha!
All I want for Christmas is… Part 4
A Day In The Life Of…Tine Slabe
Tine Slabe is a big guy and a big character from a small country called Slovenia, close to the Italian border in the Adriatic Sea’s Gulf of Venice. At 90 kg and 1.96m tall Tine is larger than most modern freestylers, although he’s also turned his hand to Slalom and waves in 2006, showing an impressive 5th place at the Red Bull Stormrider in Israel. Here 26-yr old Tine gives us an insight into his lifestyle and preparation methods for pro competition.