Beyond the Swell - Discover Mauritius

In this feature, Juli Pereyra shows us a different side of Mauritius beyond the waves. With its mixed culture, natural beauty, and positive vibes, Mauritius offers a paradise for watersports lovers seeking a detox for their minds and bodies!

Articles | Issue 20

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Editorial
Foiling has become popular with the use of foil assists and mid-length prone foil boards. Safety and overcrowding concerns have been raised, but ongoing innovations are expanding possibilities. Jack Galloway discusses the details in his latest editorial; click here!
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Beyond the Swell - Discover Mauritius
In this feature, Juli Pereyra shows us a different side of Mauritius beyond the waves. With its mixed culture, natural beauty, and positive vibes, Mauritius offers a paradise for watersports lovers seeking a detox for their minds and bodies!
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The Interview - Gregorio Pugliese
Meet Gregorio Pugliese! In 2020, Greg's journey into wingfoiling began against the stunning backdrop of Italy's shores. As a seasoned windsurf instructor, his passion for the sport naturally flowed into his newfound love for wingfoiling. Now a vital member of the Ozone team, Greg blends his competitive spirit with a commitment to sustainability, driving forward the evolution of wingfoiling. Find out more in this exclusive interview!
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The Minds Behind the TAO
FLYSURFER has achieved another milestone! Nathan van Vuuren, their South African team rider and shredder, stepped on the podium during the first Wingfoil World Tour while riding the TAO SH. In this feature, Christoph Hesina interviews Nathan, who helps design hydrofoils for Signature-Foils, and Maxi Kühnhauser, FLYSURFER’s L.E.I. designer, about their successful collaboration as the FLYSURFER team announces the release of the TAO RH. Find out more in this exclusive interview!
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Waterwomen - Elena Moreno Romero
Meet this issue's Waterwoman, Elena Moreno Romero, the fiery firefighter whose journey from the shores of Seville to the waves of Cadiz has ignited a passion for wingfoiling. Fresh from competing in Cape Verde, she's riding the wave of excitement while balancing life's demands. Find out more in this exclusive interview with Jen Tyler!
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The Mother City's Coastline
Louka Pitot ventures on an exciting journey from Mauritius to Cape Town, where he discovers the beauty of the South African coastline while testing out the latest gear with the Naish crew!
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How-to Lay Down Bottom Turn with Cash
From mastering smooth transitions to unlocking endless wave-riding possibilities, Berzolla shares insights on integrating this dynamic manoeuvre into your water repertoire. Ready? Click here.
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Up and Coming - Axel Gerard
In this exclusive interview, Jen Tyler talks to Axel Gerard, an up-and-coming rider of AFS foils who is already making a name for himself in the world of wingfoiling at just 15 years of age. Discover his mindset and approach to reaching the top through this interview!
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Tech Focus - Ezzy Wings
The Ezzy Flight Wing is a collaboration between Jose Fernandez and David Ezzy. They have a combined 75 years of experience and have created wings in Sri Lanka. The high-performing wing first came on the market in March 2024, and we couldn’t wait to find out more about it! Dive into The Flight’s Tech Focus here!
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Tech Focus - Armstrong Foils Alloy System
Are you looking to explore the world of Armstrong Foils Alloy System? You're in luck! Our latest Tech Focus feature has all the information you need to know. Get ready to immerse yourself in the exciting world of Armstrong Foils Alloy System!
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Tech Focus - Prolimit: Drift Harness
Welcome to the latest Tech Focus with Prolimit's Head of Development, Alex Cretier. In this feature, Alex discusses the Drift’s design process, its benefits, the materials used, and more.
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Technique
The Duck Gybe is a CK favourite because it is functional and looks impressive! It involves releasing the front hand of the wing and swapping hands while carving through a gybe. The timing and action of the duck gybe are crucial for success, and it is essential to keep the wing low and maintain control while manoeuvring. Practising the duck gybe in light wind and on dry land can help improve skills before attempting it on the water. Ready? Let's do it!
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Tried and Tested
The Tonic Mag UK-based test team has been braving the cold to put the latest gear on the market through its paces. They are determined to bring you first-hand reviews, ensuring you stay on the game with the best gear available.
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Readers Gallery
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Movie Night
The Tonic Mag website is packed with the latest news and videos from the wingfoiling, foiling, SUPing and surfing world, and these are the four most popular videos that have been viewed on the site as voted for by you with your thumbs-up likes over the last two months!
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