Wind foiling 101: Tips and Beginners Guide
The use of hydrofoil in surfboards has become one of the most common topics in the sport of sailing. With the kits becoming easily accessible in windsurfing stores, we were inclined to let you know more about this revolution brewing in water sports.
So, What is Foiling?
In reductive terms, foiling is where you attach a single set of wings on any sailing board or craft. The wings allow the craft to levitate a bit as you move forward, lifting the board a few inches off the water level, with the hydrofoil still on the surface.
Why is foiling so popular in Windsurfing?
Firstly, the experience is breathtaking! As you move out of the water, the environment suddenly goes into deep silence. Here is when you’ll realize that you are actually lying’ across the water waves. This feeling is unique and takes experienced surfers to a nostalgic experience of the …Read More