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7th April 2007, 04:53 AM
Is there any place that sell those bags on-line? I live in Chicago and i cannot find them in any windsurfing store.

7th April 2007, 08:33 AM
Hi Sebo1975,
As far as I know, the Starboard board specific travel bags and quiver bags are not imported into the USA.
Trident Sports (USA Starboard Distributor) has their own line of bags that fit and travel very well, but they are not custom fit/board specific like the Starboard bags from Thailand.
Epic Gear, DaKine, and Neil Pryde all have lines of bags that fit Starboard products, but once again, not custom fit/board specific.
Hope this helps,

8th April 2007, 11:29 AM
Ok, so are there any stores that sell those bags on-line and ship them to US? Is it maybe possible to order it from Tayland?

8th April 2007, 02:12 PM
Hi Guest,
The reason that no one imports board bags to the US is that board bags are considered "textiles" and a different import license is required for textiles plus there are other import technicalities that make it difficult to bring them in.
You might try contacting the Amara Windsurfing Center in Pattaya, Thailand.
Amara has good relationships with Starboard HQ so she may be able to get the bags you need and ship them to you.
You might also try Bluefinz in Singapore.
I'll ask Starboard HQ who imports the bags that's closer to the US and get back with you.
Hope this helps,

9th April 2007, 11:21 AM
try the epic board bags- imported by aerotech sailmakers in daytona beach fl

9th April 2007, 11:22 AM
Epic board bags?

Huh .. the guy wanted a Starboard bag!

9th April 2007, 11:41 PM
well- if he cant get a *bd bag in the us- he'll look for other options.
its not like we're talking about performance here- its a f'n boardbag not a isonic.

10th April 2007, 02:16 AM
Amara Windsurfing Center in Pattaya, Thailand.
(http://www.windsurfing-thailand.com/) cannot export them.
Bluefinz in Singapore doe not carry those bags.

10th April 2007, 01:08 PM
adjustable epic board bags

11th April 2007, 03:56 AM
I am surprise nobody sell those on ebay. If it is so difficult to buy them in US, it should be a good idea.:D