Guide to Windsurfing in Cabarete

With wind 330 days a year on the north coast of the Dominican Republic, it’s no wonder windsurfing in Cabarete is one of the top watersports.

Cabarete Beach Guide

Cabarete Beach Guide Learn more about the beautiful beaches of Cabarete The Cabarete Beaches have been known to woo tourists from all over the world and turn them into expats. It seems that most visitors find it hard to leave on time…or ever. So much so, they even made a song about it! Situated on the North Coast of the Dominican Republic, Cabarete is a tiny, laid-back beach village with the heart of a lion. There are 5 main beaches within 10 minutes of each other that are sure to satisfy even the most action-hungry waterman or woman. To make sure you are in the know, we are going to outline the main beaches of Cabarete, show you a few […]

Drone Video: Franzi Fix Windsurfing Cabarete, DR

Drone Video: Franzi Fix Windsurfing Cabarete, DR Franzi Fix showing off Cabarete’s ideal windsurfing conditions Cabarete windsurfing has been a thing since the 80s. Thirty years later and Cabarete has evolved into wind and wave lovers paradise that beckons action lovers of all disciplines (surf, SUP, kiteboarding, windsurfing, Laser). That being said, it’s always good to pay homage to those who paved the way. Although Franzi Fix is still a youngin’ at only 17 years old, this short video proves he has the moves of a seasoned pro. That’s probably because he has been windsurfing since he was 9! In a day when most kids are onto the next new thing, Franzi does a beautiful job of making the windsport […]

Event: Master of the Ocean 2015

Event: Master Of The Ocean 2015 Find out more about the most anticipated watersports event of the year. Since way back in 2003 Master of the Ocean has been on the hunt for the next “IRONMAN of Water Sports”. Touted as the world’s most complete watersport competition in four categories (surfing, windsurfing, kitesurfing, and stand up paddle boarding), this competition exists for one reason — to crown the world’s best overall water sports athlete with the coveted title of Master of the Ocean. From February 23-28 the 2015 Master of the Ocean will happen as it does every year on 3 of the main beaches in Cabarete, Dominican Republic. Qualifiers will take place at Cabarete Beach. After the qualifiers, only […]

When Is It Windy In Cabarete?

When Is It Windy In Cabarete? Discover the best times to book your windy vacation. When is it windy in Cabarete? This is the question we get asked most. The short answer: It’s pretty much always windy here in Cabarete. If you landed on this page, you are probably planning some sort of vacation that includes some sort of wind sport—because that is what our town is now known for. We decided to write this article so you can plan your trip accordingly. A Little History Since the mid-80s, Cabarete has been touted as one of the best destinations for anything with a sail. It all began when a windsurfer from Canada named Jean Laporte was introduced to the Dominican […]