A windsurf DVD generally comes in one of two flavors. There are the how-to videos that attempt to show you, the aspiring windsurfer how to properly windsurf. They can be useful for seeing things such as how to tack, and proper posture, but in general windsurfing is much better learned hands on. This means that if you want to get into the windsurfing scene, you should look for someone who offers lessons, which tend to be far more valuable than time spent sitting in front of a TV when it comes to learning windsurfing.
However, how to videos are not the only type of windsurfing DVD out there. There are also a lot of DVDs that are put out by professional windsurfers showcasing their talents. These videos are exciting, action packed, and a great way to get into windsurfing. They won’t necessarily teach you how to do anything, but they can give you a great idea what is possible while windsurfing.
So if you want to see some amazing tricks, pick up a windsurf DVD today. While watching, keep in mind that the tricks are being performed by professionals, and that even though they are professionals, injuries among sports such as windsurfing are very common. So don’t go trying a back flip your first time out unless you really want to see if you can impale yourself with your boom, because without a good amount of training and practice, that is a more likely result than a successful trick.