I’m toast!

I’m toast!

That was 4 out of 5, and most of those I was overpowered. And no, I wasn’t in Taranaki or Wellington, it was good old Auckland! It all started with some Westerlies middle of the week. Being stuck with my day-job at the Boardstore, I couldn’t go out during the day, but it was still […]

Quiet EarthManukau Paddle

Quiet Earth

The last couple months have been long and hard for all of us. For some, the challenges are only really beginning. COVID-19 has seen a huge disruption in our lives and activities. In someways though, being able to connect more than ever through technology hasn’t been so bad. But there is always that desire to […]

Lockdown in New Zealand – Stay at homeAuckland under Lockdown in New Zealand

Lockdown in New Zealand – Stay at home

A good 4 weeks ago we saw ourselves confronted with unprecedented lockdown in New Zealand due to the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic. Not knowing what to expect, we were glad we got that one last windsurf session the day before it was announced. We then settled in for an interesting social experiment. New Zealand’s lockdown turned […]

2019 TWC Warm-Up Surfari Trip Report!Surfari Taranaki

2019 TWC Warm-Up Surfari Trip Report!

The tension was high, the promised weather could not be better! Wednesday 23rd October, Water Nomads windsurfers descended on Oakura, Taranaki. And holly, the swell was huge… A returning friend from Australia for the TWC reported various attempts to get on the water, including ‘crushers’, only to get crushed…  Having a sniff about the area […]

Ultimate Trips for the 2020 SeasonWater Nomads Windfoiling Trips

Ultimate Trips for the 2020 Season

Born from the success of the initial 2019 season trips to Taranaki. Water Nomads are broadening the scope for the 2020 season.  Taranaki will remain a prominent destination on the calendar, as the premium wave sailing location and of course our favourite. None more so than the ‘world famous in New Zealand’ upcoming ‘Taranaki Wave […]

Sowing the seeds…Water Nomads Dream

Sowing the seeds…

Giving the big city of Auckland a crack the last years has been good to us, great harbours and coastlines with many coastal islands to play in.  Surfing, windsurfing, sup and kayak adventures are endless here.  Yet we feel it is coming to a time for a new scene.  And as our passion toward water […]

Surfari March 2019Water Nomads Surfari

Surfari March 2019

It was on! Water Nomads late summer Surfari to Taradise. With the promise of perfect weather and a moderate swell, five great windsurfers joined us for the weekend. Jill, Richard and David were so amped from our first trip and were straight into this one (pretty sure it was just the food).  With Pete and […]

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