Well, we own a really good wind meter now, and it was working nicely, but unfortunately we may have to move it to another location. Until we know for sure it has been taken down and put in storage. The webcam may not be available to us either. I will … Continue reading
Thanks to the combined effort of Frank Peters, Mark Turner, Luk Stanek, Alex Switzer, myself and others we now have a brand new, high quality Davis wind meter installed at Frank’s place. Click the ‘Wind Graph’ menu item to view it. Note that we only display values for 10 am … Continue reading
October update: Check out the ‘Beach Info’ tab for a new Aerial video of Mike Shaw kiting and jumping near the beach. I have added a new menu tab with the label ‘Links’. It goes to a page that contains links to items of interest for windsurfers and kiteboarders. I … Continue reading
The 2016 AGM meeting has come and gone but you can view the minutes of the meeting by clicking on the HWS Info tab above.
It is time to pay membership dues for the 2016 season. The sooner we have them the sooner we can use them. It is very easy to pay by Paypal. At the top right of the HWS home page: 1) Select either an individual or a family membership. 2) Type … Continue reading
Just an FYI for those people that may not know already, our very own Harrison Windsports president Luk Stanek raced kite buggies and also held the world land kite buggy speed record for many years. His speed is still tied for 5th place all time according to this website: Land … Continue reading
We were at the beach the other day when a couple of friendly RCMP officers stopped to mention that boaters have occasionally had difficulty seeing kiters and windsurfers when they are wearing a dark wetsuit and sailing a dark kite or sail. For more visibility, consider wearing a bright colored … Continue reading
Check out the new webcam picture from Frank’s place. Click the Webcam menu item at the top of the page. Thanks to Frank for supplying the camera and Mark Turner for programming it to upload to our web server.
June update: To view the minutes of the Annual General Meeting (AGM) that took place May 30 at the breakwater click the HWS Info menu item at the top of this page. Randy
Someone spotted a Bigfoot Sasquatch kite boarding at Harrison Lake and took some pictures. Click on the Photo Gallery menu tab above to see more pictures.