One would think that windsurfing with a GPS-device to log speed is reserved for hardcore surfers, and that hardware and software are extremely expensive. The truth is that both the technology and knowledge is readily available and relatively inexpensive. A complete GPS such as Locosys BGT-31 and GT-31 you will get for under 200 Euro /300 USD.
Locosys GT-31 and BGT-31 – Inside The Box
– GPS unit
– Mobile Charger
– No installation disc …
Locosys GT-31 and BGT-31 – Apply windsurfing settings
It was not obvious how to set up the GPS unit for windsurfing. One of the best guides You will find at mtbest.net. The web-site look a bit funky but the guide is really good.
Analyse your GPS speed results
One of the best programs for analyzing your GPS speed results is GPSresults. You can find GPSresults users guide here. The GPSresults is easy to use and its really easy to upload your results to gps-speedsurfing.com.
Windsurfing with a GPS adds a new fun factor
Whether you are into freeride, freerace or slalom, windsurfing with a GPS adds a new fun factor to your windsurfing sessions. Compete with your mates, share experiences, compare results, and upload the plain trouth; ) to gps-speedsurfing.com.
Have fun! )