Tampa Bay Windsurfing

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Let Go!

A beginners take on instructional videos YouTube – We all do it, search for Windsurfing and watch the many great instructional videos online. I have my favorites like everyone but I always get a laugh out of some of the…

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Time on the water (ToW)

Time on the water – A finite and precious resource that must be utilized to the best of our abilities. I’m on the east coast of Florida this week sailing from the Stuart Causeway. I didn’t anticipate the choppy conditions…

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A Beginners Perspective

Longboards and Andy Brandt Four years ago I began my windsurfing journey. I’ve decided to start a new blog series to chronicle my adventures, experiences and the wonderful and very positive impact that windsurfing and all the great people in…

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Tierra Verde and location updates

I’ve updated all the major locations for the Tampa Bay Area and I want to say thanks to Jonny, Dee, Jake, Martin and everyone for pictures and information, much appreciated. I’ve added a Google Satellite Map too many locations to…

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Updated!

Well I’ve finally completed most of the updates to Tampa Bay Windsurfing and I hope you find this information helpful! tbwindsurfing.com is the new location for this website. flwindsurfing.com will still work for the foreseeable future. I’ve also updated and…

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Bonaire or my short board adventure

In January my wife and I enjoyed a week in Bonaire.  Bonaire is best known as one of the best locations in the Caribbean for Scuba and Snorkeling but on the east side of the island is a small bay…

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Sailboarding – A great Florida option

This weekend I took advantage of the beautiful weather and light winds and went sailboarding around Shell Key and Fort DeSoto near St. Pete Beach.  (Windsurfers are sailors first and only when the wind picks up do we advance to…

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Glide 2990 in Tampa

It isn’t everyday one gets to windsurf with an Olympic Gold Medalist but more importantly Bruce Kendall is a wonderful “dude” and we had a great week at the WSA (World Sailing Association) and sailing in Clearwater.  Thanks Bruce! I’m…

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Catching Up

Last post in October – OUCH! Upcoming posts: Update on Glide 2990 – Great fun meeting Bruce and trying out the 2990. My adventures moving from a longboard (Kona One) to a short board. Trip to Bonaire! Winter in Tampa…

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ABK Windsurf Camp in Cocoa Beach!

More Windsurfing news!  The fall (windy season) kicked off with the Kona US Nationals in Pensacola and Kona Worlds in Clearwater.  Bruce Kendall, Olympic Gold and Bronze Medalist is coming to Sarasota to demo the Glide 2990 Olympic 2024 proposal…

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