Barbara Kendall: 24 years of wind adventures

Barbara Kendall, one of New Zealand's most decorated Olympians, has retired from competitive boardsailing after a glittering career spanning 24 years.

Kendall, 42, announced her retirement in a statement today, having competed in five Olympics and won gold, silver and bronze medals.

"After 24 years I'd lost the passion for competing. I used to be consumed by it, and when I got back out there I was waiting for that feeling to come back, and it just didn't. I felt tired, and had nothing left," Kendall said.

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Kenneth Danielsen: watch out your landings

It's was a Simmer show down in the final at the Supremesurf Big Days in Germany last Thursday.

Upcoming star, Kenneth Danielsen (D-38) and world #4 Klaas Voget (G-4) presented their best performance with massive one-handed backloops, taka's, double forwards.

But in the end Kenneth had a better heat and claimed the crown.

Kenneth reveals, “ It was almost 10 hours of travelling from Klitmöller to here, butit really had paid off. A great contest. I’m super happy that I have won! “

Check the video highlights.

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Augusto Garcia: Spanish sailor winning in the neighbour country

Augusto Garcia (ESP-171) was the big winner of the 2010 Conquilha Windsurfing Challenge. The event took place at the Centro Náutico da Praia de Faro, in Algarve, Portugal.

Garcia took over Pedro Alonzo (ESP-1), second place, another Spanish sailor. In the lowest place of the podium, Pedro Moura (POR-112) surprised with an excellent performance.

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