View Full Version : ultimate light wind set up-again

8th November 2010, 06:06 PM
I have a jp supersport 127 pro and a ncx 8.0.
my weight 90 kg.

often there is beufort 3 and 4 here

Is there much to gain by buying other equipement in order to not only plane earlier but have som real FUN in lighter winds?

A friend had a jp superlight wind and tha really worked in light wind with a 7.8 rs slalom neil pryde(he is only 70 kg)

And then- What board and severne sail? I dont want formula i think

I had a glide 8.5 2010 but didnt like it because of the back handedness in the gusts

Htanks a lot

9th November 2010, 12:01 AM
Take a look at the following thread.
This masterpiece is becoming THE reference for light wind surfing :)


9th November 2010, 11:13 PM
Has anyone TRIED it yet?

30th November 2010, 12:27 AM
How do you feel about the largest Futura with an 8,5 or 9,0 freerace sail?

Must be great with 9 knots or more, I think.

30th November 2010, 03:35 AM
I did sail a futura 141 2009 model with a tushingham thunderbird 8.0 at Moonbeach this spring. That was a good early planning good jibing combination. Could easily have taken a bigger sail

30th November 2010, 02:21 PM
Hi Mop

Yes my favorite sail on it is Ncx Pro 9.0, enjoy

All the best