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Stand Up Paddle Boarding in Tasmania

Stand Up Paddle Boarding in Tasmania Tasmania offers some of the best locations for Stand up Paddle boarding. We have  secluded tranquil waterways and great open beaches. If you are new to Stand Up Paddle boarding and this is your first time out then choose a protected bay like Frederick Henry bay in southern Tasmania or Trevallyn dam for Stand up paddle in Launceston. The DON river on the North west coast if you  Stand Up Paddle in Devonport and Penguin [...]

learn to windsurf in tasmania

Learn to windsurf this weekend – Sandy Bay Yacht Club

The SB Yacht will be running a learn to windsurf session this weekend. A qualified instructor is being flown in from Sydney. This is an introduction to windsurfing for Children aged 8 years plus and adults. There will be Modern learner boards,small kids rigs and appropriate adult learner Rigs. There are only a couple of spots left open so get in touch early if you want to Participate. Sessions are 9.30 to 12pm and 1pm to 3.30 pm Saturday and there is [...]

freerace windsurf in Tasmania

Freerace Windsurf guide

 Freerace windsurf Guide FREE RACE "for DUMMIES". Paul Tenteye has put together this explanation of the Freerace windsurf concept for those who don't know exactly what it means. This season there are five rounds of Freerace on the Windsurfing Tasmania circuit. Scroll down for the BASIC EXPLANATION and the MORE TECHNICAL EXPLANATION. Thanks Paul FREERACE- THE BASIC EXPLANATION Freerace is an exciting new sailing event style, that fuses GPS racing with traditional course/slalom racing. It is an endurance-style event, with options for all [...]

oyster at Dorans road

Oyster clean up this saturday, Dorans Road,

Large volume of Oysters have appeared right where we launch from at dorans. We have 3 trailers, anyone else got one? Windsurfers who use this area may want to come along and help for an hour or two . 8.30 am , should take a couple of hrs. Plenty of cuts in this lot, photos this morning. Dont stress if you cant make it people, we will have another one before xmas

naish thrust foil for windsurf- kitesurf -SUP AND Surf

Naish Thrust Foils -Wind-Surf-Kite-SUP

Naish Thrust Foils Looking for something new to do this summer in Tasmania- FOILING! The Naish Thrust foil set up allows you to have one foil for four sports. Naish have built an amazing and fully integrated foiling system - THRUST. With Thrust you can purchase a specific foil for one sport, then add the required elements to bring 2, 3 or 4 more sports onto the same base structure. Thrust Surf, Thrust WS (windsurf) and Thrust KS (kitesurfing). This system is much more cost [...]

naish hover at jay sails

Naish Hover Windsurf and crossover model

Naish Hover It really is a big buzz and the Naish Hover models are the most talked about, WINDFOILS AND SUP FOILS. I think everyone is looking for a easy foil kit that will get them going in light winds of less than 10 knots. Naish have done this with the Hover. Making two models the windsurf specific model and the Hover crossover that is a SUP, Windsurf crossover. Jay sails has ordered in models of each but be quick as we [...]

Tassie SUP winter challenge at jay sails

Tassie SUP Winter Challenge

Tassie SUP Winter Classic The Tassie SUPwinter challenge is held annually , based at Eagle Hawk Neck Tasmania. The winter classic is held over the three days of 23-25th of June . The serious competition starts on the 23rd with Friday being a free-surf session. Attracting most of Tasmania's Surf SUP riders with entry levels expecting to be up this year due to the increased popularity of the sport. The Lufra Hotel at Eaglehawk Neck is the base for the competition ( attractive [...]

Windfoils Windsurfing its big!

Windfoils Windsurfing read on... https://youtu.be/pFJ4eBpMs9o A run down from Jay sails on whats happening with Windfoils windsurfing  this season coming- so far... The following is a quote from Starboard: "The first time I saw, it was a revelation. A mind-blowing, magical, memorable moment on par with those early planing days. Don't we all remember the first time we got planing? Who would have thought that there was another hidden level in windsurfing. We windsurfers savour those memories and here we are, with an opportunity to relive [...]

range of Gath Surfconvertibles at Jay Sails Gtah Helmet

Gath Helmets

Gath helmets - ALL STYLES - size small to xlarge. Gath Helmets Did you know that Jay Sails is the Tasmanian distributor for Gath Helmets. Looking for helmets? Surf Convertible, designed for the surf, is the world's lightest helmet & comes with easy removable Ear Protectors, Spare Comfort ... The Traditional  Helmet has been around for years in surfing but now Windsurfers , Kitesurfers and Jet Ski , Sit down Jet SKi  & Seadoo owners are becoming more aware of safety and finding [...]