Feb 5, 2010
By now you feel that you are getting pretty proficient cruising around on a big board in light wind. Congratulations!
If you have been taking lessons or going to clinics than you may only have windsurfed a handful of times up to this point. By learning the correct techniques it is quite possible that the first board you ever have to buy is a full-blown performance shortboard.
And what sail should go with that first shortboard? Well that's a tough question and it depends on your skill level and goals in windsurfing. Look below at questions #2 to figure it out!
1. CLICK HERE if you want to compare the best "first-owned" SHORT BOARDS on the market. BUT, keep in mind to pick a board that fits your weight properly as there is nothing worse for you than buying a board that is too small!
2. CLICK HERE to go to a page that will give you plenty of choices of PERFORMANCE SAILS that depend on whether you want something EASY or SPECIALIZED.