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Changing lanes – from Essex to Mauritius with Danny Geereedhary

Words: Danny Geereedhary Pics: Danny Geereedhary, Dave White, Andy Stallman, Steeve Boncourt: SAR Productions, Xavier Konig: Blastoff Creative for MAC From the brown waters of the UK’s east coast to sunny, warm and the tropical climes of Mauritius, slalom/speed sailor Danny Geereedhary has gone through an interesting transition in terms of windsurf locations and where he now calls home. WSUK […]

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New options for your windsurfing holiday – Planet Windsurf Holidays top tips

Going on a windsurfing holiday can be the best thing you can do to increase your skills in a relaxed and fun environment. However, not ever holiday is created equal. Book the wrong hotel and your week’s break could end up in disaster, but book the right one and a good holiday becomes a truly great one. The team at […]

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Janine Avery’s top 5 reasons to windsurf in Mauritius, whatever your level

Words & pics: Janine Avery Mauritius is one of those idyllic island destinations that should be on everyone’s bucket list, and having visited this magical country before I assumed I had ‘been there, done that.’ But when Planet Windsurf Holidays sent me over to the island recently, I jumped at the opportunity and was reminded just why Mauritius is referred […]

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You need to start planning your end of year windsurfing holiday now!

Words & pics Planet Windsurf Holidays The first six months of the year have already passed us by and if you haven’t started planning your end of year holiday already you might be too late. With accommodation filling up fast for Christmas and New Year getaways to some of the very best windsurf destinations on the planet, you will want […]

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Why you should go windsurfing in Mauritius…Planet Windsurf Holidays

For the team at Planet Windsurf, the UK’s leading windsurfing holiday specialist, it just doesn’t get any better than Mauritius. This Indian Ocean island boasts turquoise reef protected lagoons, consistent winds that blow from March to November, a variety of luxury hotels that are perfect for travelling with partners and families, and some of the best wave spots in the […]

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Live and direct: PWA Tenerife windsurfing action in the flesh! Dan Newman and Penny Chapman on tour…

As 2018’s windsurfing season gets underway Dan Newman gives us the inside view on what it’s like to attend a PWA event live and direct. Words: Dan Newman Pics: Penny Chapman @seazthemoment Globetrotting, sea fairing windsurfer Dan Newman and girlfirend Penny were looking for some time out away from yachty duties during summer 2017. Deciding to hit up Tenerife they […]

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Sleeping in cars – windsurfing as a student in the South West

Words: Ben Page – Pics: Simon Burgess, Jan Bowden, Luke Raistrick, Stefan Hilder For many windsurfers winter means a training trip to an exotic location such as South Africa or Maui. But what of the UK in winter? It’s no secret that the winter months are our wildest in terms of weather, with the south west of England bearing the […]

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A windsurfing holiday to the greatest city in the world, Cape Town

With Telegraph readers recently choosing Cape Town as the greatest city in the world, Planet Windsurf Holidays, the UK’s oldest windsurfing holiday travel specialist, tells us why they recently decided to open an office in Cape Town!   The weather just doesn’t get any better Located right at the tip of South Africa, Cape Town offers fantastic weather for most […]