Founded 1991 in France by Fabien Vollenweider. Fabien is famous for producing incredible performance windsurfing boards. He has been shaping for over 20 years and is a shareholder of the brand. He lives for windsurfing and is extremely passionate about creating leading edge designs that impress all riders. He works closely with top international team riders and is known for making the best boards on the planet! Performance, ease of use in any conditions you can find.
Our philosophy has always been to provide functional equipment of the highest quality! Gaastra was established in 1897 and progression is our addiction. Always was and will be! In windsurfing Gaastra is a renowned market leader since 1980 with a stunning records in and off the water. Big names of the sports history like Robby Naish, Pete Cabrinha, Pascal Maka, Robert Teriitehau, Matt and Kevin Pritchard and many more joined the brand and led the sport.