Windsurfing is most well-known water sport and by far the toughest, despite being non-mechanised. It is relatively inexpensive, but wind-surfing can be a very frustrating sport to learn. It is a unique combination of sailing and surfing, requires commitment, good health and a good instructor.
Mostly foreign tourists tend to windsurf in Goa. The popularity has made the windsurfing Regatta now an annual event. The open board sailing competition lasts for about a week in Goa every year.
Water sports are on a rise in Goa. This is because Goa is a land locked with water. Any sport related to water seems to take a rise because of the increase in the tourism of Goa. Year by year the development of the state counts on to making the sports popular among the masses. As there are a lot of foreign tourists, the sports like windsurfing are taking a rise. Foreign tourists have a tendency of trying out sports with are a little risky. Windsurfing in Goa is more like a blend of the sailing and surfing together. Windsurfing in Goa is more like a hobby for many than a sport. The beaches of Goa actually prove to be a boon for all the lovers of any kinds of water sports.
Best Season for Windsurfing in Goa
In Goa October to March is the best time for Wind Surfing.
Mornings have a light and gentle breeze while mid-afternoons have stronger winds, creating a perfect setting for Windsurfing in Goa