Pro windsurfers Jason Polakow and Robby Swift test out some new prototype Neil Pryde sails in Maui, Hawaii. The designer wasn’t too stoked when the boys took to the sky with some massive airs, destroying the sails on a heavy day at Lanes…but the heli footage definitely makes up for it! Check it out!
Jason Polakow decided to go windsurfing last Christmas day, he didn’t anticipate getting into trouble with the heavy conditions. Check out how he managed to escape one of the gnarliest locations of the windsurfing world: Backyards on Hawaii’s North Shore.
This new series features the life of windsurfing legend Jason Polakow. It kicks off with Jason’s 5 most memorable days on the water. Watch this compilation of the best waves in the world for windsurfing and surfing!
Long before Jaws was crowded by paddle surfers windsurfing legends were among the first to ride the break in the early 90’s, which is only accessible by water. Among those few early pioneer’s were Robby Naish and Jason Polakow who continue to ride it to this day.
Read the Full article by Josh Sampiero on the Red Bull Website The legends of Jaws, the world’s biggest wave
At the end of May begining of June Jason Polakow was in Fiji riding the infamous Cloudbreak. Check out the awesome shots as he scored!
There were some solid 8 to 12 foot sets but because the wind was so strong from the night before there was a little bump on the outside bowl.
The inside reef however was silky smooth and if you got the right one it was sick!
From chasing big waves around the World Jason Polakow like a good session at home, which just happens to be Maui. “… at the end of the day I really like going back home and getting a really good day in Ho’okipa, especially with my friends…”
Watch him rip it up in this clip.
The only way to describe this video is epic! Jason Polakow heads to Chili to visit Robby Swift and catches some massive waves at spot called Punta De Lobos.
I have always wanted to go to Chile as some of the largest swells on the planet hit there. Robby Swift gave me the opportunity to come down and visit his new home in Chile and try to windsurf a iconic big wave surfing spot called Punta De Lobos.
The trip was a real test to our commitment to successfully complete this story which actually came down to the last day of wind and the last few hours of light before it was all over. It really made for a exiting trip. – JP
The anual JP product photoshoot for 2013 was blessed with good conditions for all products. Here are the highlights of the action from the all-star international JP team with Jason Polakow KA-1111, Kauli Seadi BRA-253, Steven van Broeckhoven B-72, Ricardo Campello V-111, Robby Swift K-89, Youp Schmit NED-27, Andy “Bubble” Chambers K-540, Shawna Cropas HI-925, Olya Raskina RUS-14, Maxime van Gent NB-22, Bryan Metcalf-Perez US-505, Morgan Noireaux HI-101 and many more