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Dearest customers, friends, neighbors, industry partners, and everyone else out there in the world, Andy McKinney here, owner of Wind-NC.  I am very excited to share some big news with you: This Fall, we are closing our beloved Avon store location, and will be continuing forward primarily as an internet based operation with our most excellent […]

Big News! We Are Closing Our Avon Store Location!



What a year, What a year!  2014 will go down as one of the windiest summers on record, with even August scoring great conditions.  Check out some photos and videos below: Halloween 2014 from Andy McKinney on Vimeo. Fall 2014 Slo-Mo from Andy McKinney on Vimeo. T.O.W. – Time On The Water from WaterTurtle Media […]

2014 Summer and Fall Recap



Wind, Waves, Sun and Fun!  The 2014 Hatteras watersport season has been rocking and rolling with amazing windsurfing, SUP, and surf conditions.  Check some pics and vids and come join us soon! Winter SW, Nuking Ramp 44 from Andy McKinney on Vimeo. SUP Sesh from Andy McKinney on Vimeo. Ramp 44 Winter SW from Andy […]

2014 Winter and Spring Season Re-Cap


Hurricane Arthur blew through the Hatteras Island area pretty quickly on Friday morning, July 4th.  All said and done, there was very little damage and the majority of the island was basically unaffected.  Avon and south experienced some minor sound side flooding, and only a few buildings were damaged (mostly lost shingles off the roof, […]

Hurricane Arthur


NoLimitz makes two main mast lines- the Original and the SUMO.  The SUMO is on average about one point stiffer than the Original.  The ferrule diameters are exactly the same on all of the masts, so it’s very easy and acceptable to mix and match different mast halves to create a unique bend curve. Shop […]

Guide to Mixing and Matching NoLimitz Mast Halves



The Fall of 2013 was a fantastic windsurfing season with lots of great days on the water. Here are a few pictures and videos. We had quite a few days on the southside in NE winds with side off wavesailing conditions. Classic Fall days, gotta love it! Isabel’s has been great (with all of it’s […]

2013 Hatteras Windsurfing Fall Re-Cap





Regarding Hatteras Island: All evacuation orders have been lifted, and NC 12 has been reopened to all traffic!!  Come on down and catch some Fall winds! For all official updates, please see the Bulletins and other information posted on the Dare County website: http://darenc.com/ Please Note:  There are still a lot of folks who need […]

Post Irene Update (edited October 11, 2011)


Due to the approach of Hurricane Irene, Wind-NC will be closed from Thursday afternoon until… ? If you are currently on Hatteras Island, please heed all Dare County emergency management evacuation orders.  We’ll be at the shop bright and early on Thursday by 8am to accept rental equipment returns. If you are planning to come […]

Hurricane Irene