Author Archives: jasondilling

Getting back to Windsurfing

I started windsurfing back in the early 80s when I was about 14. I started on a Mistral Competition Club with a massive non-retractable daggerboard. This board was replaced with a newer version which had a retracting daggerboard and was constructed from a slightly lighter material. For a long time, I sailed a Mistral Garda,

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GPS Tracking and Mapping

I have been becoming more and more interested in GPS route tracking and using digital mapping tools like Google Maps. I have dabbled with a few iPhone apps – some that track data to capture your route over a given period and others that store individual way-points. The process of converting and uploading data files

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