Wanna have some serious fun? Go windsurfing in Maui! A combination of surfing and sailing, windsurfing, also called sailboarding, is easy and safe. Known as the windsurfing capital of the world, Maui is home to some of the world’s biggest windsurfing events, and has some of the best windsurfing schools to be found anywhere. Experience smooth Maui windsurfing on the glassy waters of Mai Poina ‘Oe Lau Beach Park, or blast along Ho‘okipa Beach’s windy shore. Regardless of your skill level, you’ll find an awesome spot to windsurf on Maui.
Maui Windsurfing Spots
One of the best spots for novices and seasoned Maui windsurfers alike is Kanahā Beach near Kahului Airport. Wind conditions are usually good; Kanahā Beach is considered one of best beaches for windsurfing Maui. For advanced windsurfers who want an exhilarating ride, Ho‘okipa Beach near Pāʻia is where you want to go. Home to the Aloha Cup, an international windsurfing championship, wind and surf conditions at Ho‘okipa are almost always excellent. On the south side in North Kīhei, Mai Poina ‘Oe Lau Beach Park is a safe place for novices and beginners to hone their skills.
Maui Windsurfing Schools and Rentals
Maui Windsurf Company is hands-down the best Maui windsurfing outfitter on the island. In business for over 20 years, these guys have everything you need for a stellar day of windsurfing in Maui. The friendly and knowledgable staff are an international lot, speaking English, Japanese, Korean, and German. Maui Windsurf Company also offers lessons, windsurf rental vans, accomodations; anything and everything that runs the windsurfing desire gamut. Naish Maui Pro Center is strictly rentals and sales. With a wide range of Naish sailbords to choose from, the friendly staff can gear you up for an exhilirating day on the water. Kanahā Kai offers a full range of windsurfing rental gear and offers lessons, as does Adventure Sports Maui. All the great windsurfing companies listed above are located in Kahului.
Put Some Wind in Your Sail
Whether looking for the best windsurfing rental gear or booking a class, our vacation specialists at ILoveHawaii.com are here for you. Contact us today to reserve your windsurfing equipment or book your space in a sailboarding class.