Deska Board: city windsurfing with brakes

Deska Board is the ultimate windsurfing board for those wanting to sail the world's busiest city streets.

You don't need to water to go windsurfing. Street windsurfing is not a new concept, but the entrepreneur behind Deska Board has dramatically improved it with a special lightweight aluminum, carbon plank, and an innovative brake system.

Until now, these city windsurf boards didn't have proper brakes. You'd have to brake with the soles of your shoes or wait until you'd crash against any object, car or person.

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Radoslaw Furmanski: he's dangerous

The ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship will hit the warm waters of Tavira, in Portugal, between 12th-19th July, 2014.

Mattia Camboni and Marta Maggetti will lead the RS:X Boys and Girls fleet when racing kicks off, in the Portuguese holiday region of Algarve.

The Italians have won gold at the 2013 RS:X Youth Worlds on their home waters of Civitavecchia, and want to show off, once again.

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Howard Plumb: a Mistral master

Howard Plumb, a British Olympic windsurfer, suffered multiple injuries in a cycling accident in West Sussex, and passed away at 42.

Plumb represented Great Britain in the Atlanta 1996 Olympic Games, in the Mistral windsurfing class.

The athlete suffered severe head injuries following a collision with a car in Knight's Hill, Charlton, and was taken to St George's Hospital in London by air ambulance.

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