For years, there has hardly been any innovation on extensions. The North Power XT exists since 2004. Now there is the NoerStick, really a new concept for an extensions. [Read...]

The rumors were there last week, but now there are photos of the 2019 photo shoots in Maui. Clearly a North Sails Super Hero, but then the 2019 model with a Duotone logo. [Read...]

.Photo for: First Photos: Duotone (previous North Sails)..Photo for: First Photos: Duotone (previous North Sails).

There's a rumor that Boards-and-More is going to lose the license to the name North Sails. Rumor is that they will continue under the name Duotone. Yet another brand that Boards-and-More is going to lose. [Read...]

Starboard is testing a more first eco-friendly board construction. The Eco Board Project ambassador Florian Jung is testing the construction in South Africa. Starboard: The Ecoboard Project was started with one objective in mind: to be as energy efficient as possible. This starts by using raw materials that have a lower carbon footprint than those used today but with equal or improved mechanical properties. By being one of the fastest growing trees, Balsa wood could be one of the solutions to reach this objective. [Read...]

.Photo of: Starboard Eco Board project testing.

(machine translated in 2018) For me it is for the first time in years that I see a really new concept in a wave fin. A fin which looks like a saw. We are going to kite lines cutting? The inspiration comes from a whale. I'm curious and hope to be able to test him quickly. [Read...]

(machine translated in 2018) Select Hydrofoils has this year introduced the S12 series. The S12 replaces the S10 and S11 of the last year both were on sale. But how is the S12 to compare with the S10 and S11? Caspar Verhagen has a piece about written. [Read...]

(machine translated in 2018) I saw the following on TV: Wavejet: a small electric jetski-like module that can be built in a golfsurf board. It helps surfers with paddle/swim. It would also be useful for wind surfers? [Read...]