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  Topic: Speed Tracking
JPonHudson

Replies: 4
Views: 428

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:08 pm   Subject: Speed Tracking
It would be great to have a device that would announce my current speed so I would learn how adjustments of stance and rig affect how fast I am going. Is there an app that could do that?
  Topic: Calculating appropriate board volume
JPonHudson

Replies: 17
Views: 2165

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 24, 2017 11:08 am   Subject: Calculating appropriate board volume
I read somewhere that the formula for a boar volume is...

Sailor's weight + 20-30= Board volume.

I also read somewhere that wider boards have the effect of having 15L more than narrower ones. I ...
  Topic: 160 stsrbosrd go a bit tippy?
JPonHudson

Replies: 7
Views: 1467

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Sep 23, 2017 7:14 pm   Subject: Re: 160 stsrbosrd go a bit tippy?
As soon as you go around the mast you have to step back and stick the rig forward (a lot). Commit your weight into the boom and off you go. I find that lowering yourself also helps to facilitate the e ...
  Topic: What should be my next board?
JPonHudson

Replies: 12
Views: 1535

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Sep 23, 2017 6:49 pm   Subject: What should be my next board?
My current board is 2011 Starboard GO 171L. I tack and jibe consistently, using harness and start from the beach. In a light wind I can sail clew first, backwinded and switch stance. I have hard time ...
  Topic: Adding Daggerboard to an SUP
JPonHudson

Replies: 13
Views: 3256

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 27, 2016 10:56 pm   Subject: Adding Daggerboard to an SUP
Retractable or fixed?
Retractable
  Topic: Adding Daggerboard to an SUP
JPonHudson

Replies: 13
Views: 3256

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 27, 2016 9:42 pm   Subject: Adding Daggerboard to an SUP
Do you know where I can get a daggerboard kit that I could install on and SUP? I am in USA
  Topic: Daggerboard assembly
JPonHudson

Replies: 1
Views: 1509

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2016 6:53 pm   Subject: Daggerboard assembly
Does anyone know where I can buy a complete dagger board assembly?
  Topic: Land sail drills
JPonHudson

Replies: 5
Views: 2357

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Oct 29, 2016 8:51 am   Subject: Land sail drills
I was wondering if there is a list of drills one can do on land to practice rig handling? I would like to practice on land during cold months to get ready for the next season. Some specific instructio ...
  Topic: Problems getting on the plane
JPonHudson

Replies: 20
Views: 8359

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2013 9:14 am   Subject: Re: Problems getting on the plane
I need help...Last time I went out I had the following issue:
My biggest issue is that when the wind picks up my board starts behaving differently and I am not sure how to handle it. Thank you in adv ...
  Topic: Problems getting on the plane
JPonHudson

Replies: 20
Views: 8359

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2013 9:02 am   Subject: Problems getting on the plane
If you haven't heard about Dave White yet- he is a top windsurfer at about your size. You can learn a lot from him. Here is an article to get you started:
http://www.guycribb.com/userfiles/documents/ ...
 
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