Windsurfing Lessons and Rental
Whether you are a seasoned pro or have yet to experience the adrenalin rush of windsurfing, Angulo Cabo Verde is the perfect destination to learn or progress and master those moves that you’ve been trying to nail.
Angulo Cabo Verde caters for all levels and abilities and you’ll be matched to the right equipment for your level and with some of the best instructors on hand to show you the ropes you’ll be up and riding in know time; or mastering those ‘One Handed Backloops!’. We know you’ll be grinning ear to ear after your first lesson and the buzz will continue throughout your tuition.
The rig fleet has over one hundred GunSails rigged on 50% RDM and 75% SDM masts, Cross aluminum and Advantage carbon booms, plus Streamlined extensions and mast feet.
The wide selection of rigs perfectly compliments an eighty hull fleet of Angulo and Naish windsurf boards.
We have a great range of sails and boards for you to choose from whatever the conditions and whatever level or riding style you are.
Starting out in windsurfing?
Our beginners windsurfing course will get you going in no time at all. We provide everything you need to get you up sailing around and loving it. We will even provide a wetsuit if necessary! We use the latest wide boards and very light sails rigged on light carbon skinny masts. Our instruction will get you sailing and turning around in under 3 hours on the water!
Start using a harness and footstraps
This is the first time in windsurfing where you start to go fast. We can help you through learning to get in your harness without getting catapulted and get into the footstraps without heading into wind. Using land simulation and water coaching, we will get you planing in control in no time!
Gybe / Fast Tack
We have the perfect learning to Gybe formula that guarantees fast results. You cannot fail to learn to gybe or tack at Angulo Cabo Verde. If you are stuck getting round or trying to plane out of more gybes, then some the gybing course will help you get it sussed. Similarly, improving tacks can be done using a very straightforward formula that we can teach you.
If you are looking to nail your first downwind 360 or going for 1-handed flakas, we can help you to improve and perfect that move! Santa Maria bay has great freestyle conditions and our proven techniques will get you throwing your moves with style.
For those who are looking to get their first bottom turn to those who want get more tweak in their aerials, we can give you the coaching you need in great spots either in Santa Maria or other locations around Sal. We use a lot of video coaching to get the best results.
Back & Forward Loops
We have a lot of experience in getting people around their first rotations and we know how scary it is… We know!! We have all been there!. We can minimize the fear of learning with some simple techniques and will get you spinning in no time with land and water based simulation and water/video coaching. Ponta Leme in Santa Maria, offers great jump ramps for attempting your first forward or back loops. For the jumping fanatics, we can take you to Ponta Sino (at the other end of the bay) or to Kite Beach (which offers Canarian style jumping conditions).
Angulo Boards 2011
You can learn more about the Angulo Boards and Gunsails Riggs used at our rental station by clicking on the pictures below.