A foilboard or hydrofoil board is a surfboard with a hydrofoil that extends below the board into the water. This design causes the board to leave the surface of the water at various speeds.
Foilboarding, kitefoiling, foiling, hydrofoiling, are different names for one of the fastest growing segments of the sport of kiteboarding. Foilboards are a new paradigm that opens up a future full of new possibilities. Racing, Lightwind, Waves, Freestyle and more. Different Foilboarding ride-styles have emerged emerging with specialized gear and specific techniques.
A kite foilboard points much higher into the wind (like a raceboard), and is great for people racing around an upwind-downwind course.
Foils are being raced on local and national levels, and even have a world racing series. Foils may even be the next kiteboard to be selected for Olympic competition. Foils are not just for going fast.
Location : this lesson take place in Valencia, Spain.