We are stoked to be a part of the Severne Windsurfing family! Having one of the best and biggest brands worldwide as our partner makes our job of being the #1 stop in New Zealand for premium long term equipment rental just that little bit easier. Severne is supporting and supplying us with everything windsurfing […]
Another stunning weekend in Taradise – the Taranaki Wave Classic 2023 saw some amazing sailing in Pungarehu on Sunday and more sailing, winging and surfing on various spots along the coast on Friday and Saturday. Here is how our Water Nomads crew experienced the weekend.
The Taranaki Wave Classic is approaching fast. To ensure a fun and safe event for everyone, let’s brush up on those waveriding priority rules and etiquette.
In this blogpost we are introducing the S-1 from Severne Windsurfing, our amazing 4-batten wave sails. Overview: The S-1 is a maneuver-oriented wavesail, designed with precision and performance in mind. Design: One of the standout features of the Severne S-1 is its revolutionary Gradient Panel Technology, which cleverly reduces weight, enhances strength, and controls stretch. […]
Wavesailing in Taranaki Part 1 was about getting an overview of the area. This is Part 2 which will give you more details about the main wavesailing spots.
When you say “Wavesailing in New Zealand”, you need to say as well “Taranaki”. This is an overview of New Zealands top wavesailing location.
Videographer Paul van Bellen captured a heavy wipeout from Marcilio Browne during the 2023 Fiji Surf Pro at Cloudbreak. Behold the moment and the few understated words Marcillo had about the episode at Hukuhuku. YouTube channel Paul van Bellen. Want to travel to New Zealand? Check out Water Nomads for Watersports Rental and Surfari Trips!
Paul van Bellen is an amazing videographer and drone pilot. We had the pleasure of meeting Paul in 2018 when he toured New Zealand with some friends from Australia and joined in on the fun of the Taranaki Wave Classic event. When we heard he was filming the IWT / PWA Fiji Surf Pro 2023 […]
What can possibly go wrong? Lost, delayed or damaged equipment Unless you are based on the Australian East Coast, travelling to New Zealand includes at least one long-haul flight. Travelling half way around the world from Europe it is usually 2-3 flights or more, with various stop-overs. Every time you change plane, so does your […]
We just finished our inaugural Canterbury Lakes Discovery Trip. And all I can say is “Wow, it’s been an amazing week!” There is always a fair bit of nervousness before a Surfari Trip, especially a Surfari to a new destination. Is everything going as planned? Caterer, rental van and trailer, accommodation,…..? Will we be able […]