Windsurfing lessons

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HamdiD
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Windsurfing lessons

I am new to the forum and the sport, looking for ways to learn technique and type of equipment to acquire. Does anyone know resources for these - preferably local lessons (private or group) or other resources that would help. Please send contacts and/or suggestions.

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Langdon
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Re: Windsurfing lessons

If you are in the area come on over to Van Pugh day use area this afternoon / evening and you can see some of the gear and we will be happy to answer your questions to the best of our ability.
CP might be able to help with some lessons.

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HamdiD
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Re: Windsurfing lessons

I wish I could get there today but unfortunately not possible with work. I intend to be there Sun morning to watch the regatta but don't know if there will be any opportunity then. Who is CP? Contact for him/her?

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Re: Windsurfing lessons

Just found this the other day (amazing find):
windsurf.co.uk Coaching Special
https://s2cdn.joomag.com/pdf/0/41/41518/0172234001512040059.pdf?md5=fUXPX8rToXtTf94MwalLGg&expires=1537972307&name=WindsurfingUK+freebies+Coaching+Special+2017&1518001067

windsurf.co.uk's technique pages (you can find a lot of Jem Hall, Peter Hart, etc mentioned below here: https://www.windsurf.co.uk/category/technique/

Watch everything by these two (and read anything Jem Hall has written)

Jem Hall:

Get Windsurfing:

Depending on your skill level, Tenerife Windsurf Solution (TWS) some advanced topics but even beginners can benefit from the first videos,

Beginner equipment recs
http://www.whitecapwindsurfing.com/rental/2014firstgear.htm

Also, ask us. Biggrin
We're happy to answer any question.

Read, watch anything by Peter Hart or Andy Brandt - two amazing instructors. This should get you started. Biggrin

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Re: Windsurfing lessons

Chris Pyron, CP, here - available for instruction. Text me your number & I'll call you -404-396-1542.

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HamdiD
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Re: Windsurfing lessons

Great, thank you so much for these. I will watch/read, seems a lot of good materials.

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