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Certified Sailing & Windsurfing Instructor 30 Years of Experience

Call Chris at 231-220-5997

cj.surfer@yahoo.com

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Bob Schoen

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248-236-9731

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David Puzycki is now a member of Michigan Windsurfing
Oct 29
Brian L replied to David Moreau's discussion Saturday - September 11th
"How was it on the 11th? I went out the 11th and 12th at the southern tip of lake Michigan. Saturday was okay at best while Sunday had better wind and relatively flat water. Further north, it looks like the opposite was true with Saturday being great."
Sep 13
steve replied to David Moreau's discussion Saturday - September 11th
"Hi David Gull Lake can  be good sailing, but know before you go: Shape of lake and hills gives big wind swirls and blank spots you have to chase or dodge. Kiters often struggle across the lake a few times and call it a day.  To launch…"
Sep 10
Brian replied to David Moreau's discussion Saturday - September 11th
"David, Welcome to MI!  The cold weather and zebra mussels should ease the transition. I know there are folks that sail Gull Lake, so I hope someone will jump in. Brian"
Sep 9
David Moreau posted a discussion

Saturday - September 11th

Hello, I recently moved to Battle Creek and am in the process of figuring out windsurfing in Michigan. I am coming from New York state and am accustom to the great lakes, cold weather, and zebra mussels. If the forecast holds, I'd like to get in a…See More
Sep 9
Profile IconChristina Florand and A Maris joined Michigan Windsurfing
Aug 30
David Moreau is now a member of Michigan Windsurfing
Aug 25
Brian replied to Ray A.'s discussion Mistral Retractable Fin
"Ray, I never heard of a fin like that.  Must be an oldie!  A newer board might be worth it. Brian"
Aug 16
 

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2021 Cass Lake Swap Meet - Sat. May 8th

Posted by Brian on March 25, 2021 at 5:58pm

MI Windsurfing Launches

Bob Shoen started a document listing the windsurfing launches in and around MI.   I converted this to a Google Doc so that anyone with the following link can edit this document.  You can add sites, or add launch photos or maps, or comment on favored wind directions, obstructions, etc.  

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1aabCGdKnYhsa2nk-whOl9c_bxbikRPdV/view?usp=sharing

Posted by Brian on May 14, 2020 at 8:40pm — 4 Comments

Interpreting wind meters and forecasts

Here's a really well done video on how to interpret the wind forecasts (from Sailboardsforum.com)

https://youtu.be/HJ2Wp8B8Uns

Posted by Brian on February 3, 2020 at 2:30pm

Nothing like the Great Lakes

Where else can you sail past sunset and not worry about feeding any sea creatures.   We are lucky to like in the Great Lakes region.

Posted by Brian on September 1, 2019 at 11:52am

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