Category Archives: Watersports

Kiteboarding in Morocco: Dakhla, Western Sahara

This spring included a visit to yet another dry, windy, and extremely barren coastline. Located on the northwestern coast of Africa, the territory known as Western Sahara is bordered by Morocco, Mauritania, and Algeria. Dakhla is a small peninsula on the Atlantic coast of Western Sahara, and it has become an international destination for windsurfers […]

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Kitesurfing in Mexico: La Ventana, Baja California

This winter I made it down to Mexico to visit one of the meccas of the kiting and windsurfing worlds, La Ventana. Although the majority of kiters here are from the west coast of North America (British Columbia folks have a strong presence here), I met plenty of riders from farther afield. With strong, cross-shore […]

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