Tag Archives: Guernsey

Dawn at Vazon

Guernsey, Point-7, Starboard, James Briggs, GBR-91, jamesbriggs.me, VW Transporter, Van, Grass, Road, Rocks, Windsurfing

Attempting to make the most of the last of the stronger southerly breezes we have been seeing here in Guernsey over the past few days, made my way over to Vazon Bay on the west coast looking for some cross shore fun. Unfortunately, not much surf around however the long shadows were already hinting that […]

Departing Guernsey

Castle Cornet, St Peter Port, Guernsey

The time passed quickly on Guernsey with last minute preparations keeping me occupied until the ferry was due to leave. Once I hit France, amazed by the change in temperature and the fact that it instantly felt like summer. Found a calm spot to park up for the evening before the drive down to Italy […]

RYA Instructor Certification

Guernsey, Beach, Windsurf, RYA, Training, Certification, Instructor

I enjoyed an active week working with the guys at the Guernsey Sailing Trust gaining the RYA Windsurfing Instructor Certificate and renewing my RYA Dinghy Instructor Certificate. The weather was superb with light winds and sunshine providing great conditions for learning to be out on the water. This was especially helpful as the instructors were […]

Heading South

Airport, Formula, Windsurfing, Formula Windsurfing, Equipment

It was quite a mission to get to Heathrow with Formula Windsurfing equipment from Guernsey. Best approach seemed to be taking the ferry to Jersey, then onwards to Portsmouth before driving to the airport. Now the travel really begins as I head south…