TESTED // Ezzy Taka 5

EZZY TAKA 5 Ian Whittaker has been using the EZZY Taka series of windsurf sails  for the last few seasons - he has been spending quite a bit of time at Gwithians, Cornwall windsurfing and down here in the Witterings.   He is a windsurfer who is demanding on his kit but wants a stack of [...]

TESTED // Quatro Power 105 @ West Wittering

Test Location West Wittering: High tide and flat water in the 'trench'. Quatro are well known for making some of the best wave boards out there - the Quatro Cube, Pyramid Thruster and Super Mini. Keith Taboul has been shaping freestyle waves for while. The previous model the Tetra was a favourite of mine and although [...]

RRD 2019 // Year 24 // Talamone Italy

We have dealt with RRD since they started selling just two models of windsurf boards which must be over 20 years ago now so we were looking forward to heading out to Talamone, Italy to see the new products, testing the gear and talking to the riders and designer’s at RRD’s Y24 product launch. On [...]

Windsurf Foiling

I think windsurf foiling is possibly the biggest thing to happen in windsurfing for a long time. It's not new technology because it's been in kitesurf foilng for some time and there is a huge development of foils within the Americas cup and sailing. The big deal is the fact that you can plane in [...]

Review : : Ezzy cheetah 7m 2018

Tested by Sandy Clunas Today I tried the ezzy cheetah 7.0 for the first time. It was around 14-15 knots in the West Wittering lagoon so I didn't have high hopes for the session but I was pleasantly surprised!   The sail is everything you could want out of a free ride sail, as soon as I [...]

FOILING : : Ezzy Hydra Windsurf Foiling Sail

Ezzy Hydra Windsurf Foiling Sail With the lack of South Westerly winds so far this season at 2XS we been out on the water lots still both wind foiling and stand up paddleboarding – so its all been good in West Wittering! We have been testing the new Ezzy Hydra one of David Ezzy new design [...]

Windsurf Foiling at West Wittering

The 2XS® Team have been testing out the new Fanatic foil (130 litre Gecko and Fanatic flow H9 windsurf foil) at West Wittering beach this week. We had gusty light offshore winds of 14 to 20 knot winds and used a  5.3 Ezzy Taka 4 sail. The water conditions were super flat so it made it real easy to [...]

TESTED : : Dakine T8 Windsurf Harness

Over the winter we have been testing the new Dakine T8 windsurfing harness and putting it through it's paces. Simon has been using Dakine harness' for over 20 years, and really likes the design and feel of the new model. He has also been trialling the fixed bar harness from ION and carbon moulded type [...]

TESTED : : 2018 Goya Thruster 86

Ian Whittaker has been putting this board through some testing in the Witterings and Gwithians Cornwall and has come to the conclusion this is the prefect wave board for the south coast. Ian has been using the New Ezzy Taka 4s and has previously had the Goya Quads from 2017 /16 season. He changed up [...]