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Jun. 16, 2018

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Place: Ohbaru Beach (Fukuoka, Japan)
Time: 14:10 to 15:50
Sail size: 5.3 m2 → 4.7 m2
Board volume: 94 L
Wind: Northeast, Onshore
Sea conditions: Chest-high waves, a lot of floating trash/seaweed

The wind direction was not favorable.

Jun. 15, 2018

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Place: Ohbaru Beach (Fukuoka, Japan)
Time: 14:00 to 16:00
Sail size: 5.3 m2
Board volume: 94 L
Wind: Northeast, Onshore
Sea conditions: Waist-high waves, a lot of floating trash/seaweed

If the sea had been free of floating trash, the condition would have been perfect. 



Jun. 13, 2018

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Place: Karatsu (Saga, Japan)
Time: 13:30 to 15:30
Sail size: 5.3 m2
Board volume: 94 L
Wind: North, Onshore
Sea conditions: Slightly choppy

At this beach, you can use a charge-free outdoor shower to wash your gear.



Jun. 11, 2018

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Place: Ohbaru Beach (Fukuoka, Japan)
Time: 15:30 to 16:40
Sail size: 6.3 m2
Board volume: 94 L
Wind: Northeast, Onshore
Sea conditions: Knee-high waves, a lot of floating trash/seaweed

Immediately after the rain subsided, I sailed out.

Jun. 10, 2018

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Place: Ohbaru Beach (Fukuoka, Japan)
Time: 13:00 to 14:30
Sail size: 5.8 m2
Board volume: 94 L
Wind: Northeast, Onshore
Sea conditions: Waist-high waves, a lot of floating trash


Jun. 9, 2018

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Place: Ohbaru Beach (Fukuoka, Japan)
Time: 14:00 to 16:00
Sail size: 5.3 m2
Board volume: 94 L
Wind: Northeast, Onshore
Sea conditions: Chest-high waves

The wind did not get stronger as expected, but waves were larger than expected. 


Jun. 1, 2018

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Place: Karatsu (Saga, Japan)
Time: 13:00 to 15:00
Sail size: 5.8 m2
Board volume: 94 L
Wind: North, Onshore
Sea conditions: Slightly choppy

Many windsurfers gathered here from various places, and enjoyed planing at toasty temperature under a cloudless blue sky. I felt refreshed.