Tag Archives: Kanaha

What happens when your windsurfing gear gets away from you at Kanaha Uppers?

I got to find out last Friday. I’m here to tell the tale, so obviously the outcome was positive! I’ve gotten a lot of questions from friends and family, so I’ve organized this post to answer the most common questions. … Continue reading

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Video clip: Wendy at Kanaha

My husband was trying out his new video camera the other day, and caught some video of my student, Wendy, on a nicely powered reach into the beach, then a few seconds of us talking. Wendy told me she was … Continue reading

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Maui Race Series website online now!

Now there’s a website dedicated to the Maui Race Series, where you’ll be able to find the schedule, rules, results, and more. Thanks to Dick Ashenfelter, who initiated the idea, cleared it with Hi-Tech, and provided this year’s race information … Continue reading

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Find Maui Race Series coverage online

There are at least a few people regularly posting content about the 2010 Maui Race Series. I’ll be handing out these flyers at the beach today so racers and spectators can find photos and videos of the event. Let me … Continue reading

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Windy week wrap-up

It’s been a windy week, and I haven’t had time to update as I go so I’ll catch up now. Here’s how the forecast looked on Monday – you can pretty much expect the same thing to hold through August. … Continue reading

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Maui Race Series, Race Day #2 Dakine Classic

Saturday was a beautiful day for the second race day of 2010, with wind in the 18-25 knot range. The start was delayed due to mechanical problems with the committee boat, but the day went smoothly once that was fixed. … Continue reading

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Blue sky

Wow, it was a gorgeous day today. Just wanted to share this photo – every once in a while I like to just look at the sky and enjoy it! Today was race day – more photos tomorrow – right … Continue reading

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You know it’s windy when…

…your husband sails your smallest gear, and is well powered! Yesterday, it was that windy. With a weight difference of about 50 pounds between us, we usually sail about 0.7 m2 apart, anywhere from 0.5 to 1.0 m2 being typical. … Continue reading

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Perfect

There aren’t many days windsurfing that are just perfect. Well, I could be philosophical and say that every day is perfect: it is just as it is supposed to be. Any problems I have with it are mine, due to … Continue reading

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