Day 1 PWA Fuerte

Sitting around at the mo waiting for the wind, feeling sorry for myself with a nice solid cold…good time to get my first one of the year!!! Everyone was on the water training yesterday, some big moves being landed! Now we just have to wait for the wind to fill in,could be a late one… Continue Reading


The world cup kicks off…

So it’s day one of the racing side of the World Cup event out here, we saw the racing kick off from our flat in Costa Calma earlier, looks as thought they are getting a lot of races under the belt already. Forecast looks pretty good for the next week or so, not the 3.7… Continue Reading


Quiet couple of days

So the last couple of days has been pretty relaxed after I crashed an air flaka at full speed (about 30 knots on my 4.5) on my head. To cut a long story short I went off a bit of a wave and it was super gusty so I went in to it as fast… Continue Reading


FIRST WEEK IN FUERTE!!

Having been here once before I was pretty excited to get to Sotavento and sail. Despite the slightly bizarre wind patterns, that have given us longer lunch breaks than we all really wanted, we have scored some pretty epic conditions. 3.7 – 4.5 everyday except the first, where we chose to head to the north… Continue Reading


Days 3 and 4 in Pozo

Things are starting to hot up here in preparation for the event,all the pros are turning up and going out, a whole load of 2011 kit on the water and some ridiculous moves going down. Saw Koster get a shaka into flaka on the wave yesterday, in wave speak that would probably be a wave… Continue Reading