Lancelin Ocean Classic: the engines are rigged

The Lancelin Ocean Classic 2014 is set to ignite Western Australia, between 9th-12th January.

The 29th edition of the Australia's longest-running windsurfing event invites the best windsurfers and kiteboarders from around the planet to a four-day beach festival, with plenty of things to do.

Western Australia's world famous South Westerly sea breeze expects names like Björn Dunkerbeck and Steve Allen, in the famous 25-kilometer windsurfing marathon.


Farrel O'Shea: king of British speed windsurfing

Farrel O'Shea has been named the UK Windsurfing Association (UKWA) Windsurfer of the Year 2013.

Speed windsurfer Farrel O'Shea has been considered by the British sailing community as the UKWA Windsurfer of the Year 2013, after a two-month public vote.

The current official British national record holder, with 48.82 knots recorded in Luderitz, Namibia, is one of the fastest windsurfers of all time.


The Kite and Windsurfing Guide Europe: 464 pages and 2500 spots

"The Kite and Windsurfing Guide Europe" has been revamped with a 2,500 spots for wind addicts.

It's definitely the ultimate book for all windsurfers and kiteboarders. With 464 pages of information, "The Kite and Windsurfing Guide Europe" has been revised and improved to accommodate over 40,000 kilometers of coastline from 17 European countries.

"The rapid development of our sports over the past decade has had a dramatic impact on so many beaches, and as we revisited those we already knew, more and more new spots emerged too", explains Udo Hölker, the editor of this grand project.