A foilboard or hydrofoil board is a surfboard with a hydrofoil that extends below the board into the water. This design causes the board to leave the surface of the water at various speeds. Foilboarding in Corpus Christi Tx happens almost daily here. Laird Hamilton, a prominent figure in the invention of big wave tow-in surfing, later discovered the foilboard's capability to harness swell energy
Here's a few pics from above during the bay crossing from Wildcat Park, Portland Texas to Fajitaville in North Beach Corpus Christi, Tx. A straight shot from point to point is about 5.5 miles one way.
Rocky Chatwell from Star Kiteboarding rips up Wildcat park in Corpus Christi Tx in an afternoon session.
Here are some pictures from Wildcat Park in Corpus Christi, Tx.
Here's some random pics from kiteboarding in the Corpus Christi area in March 2014. Winds were ranging from 18-32knots on the kiting days.
Northerly winds have been blowing through south Texas all month ranging from 15 knots to mid 30's throughout the coast.