In all, learning to windsurf takes about 12 to 14 hours. However, it could be more or less depending on learning speed which varies from one person to another.
What are the lessons to learn in windsurfing as a beginner?
Rigging and de-rigging
There are some equipment that you require when windsurfing, and you have to start by getting conversant with them. Actually, they are quite a lot, ranging from sail to mast, boom, board, fins, universal joint, and more. Knowing how to set up is important before hitting the water. It takes around 90 minutes depending on how quickly you catch up.
Balancing on a Windsurf board
Yes, it may look like you just need to stand on it and that’s all, but it isn’t. The process of learning how to balance on a windsurfing board requires time, and that you test the waters. This lesson should take about 60 minutes on a good day.
How long would it take to finish learning windsurfing?
After the early lessons, you also have to learn the following: