WIND IN THEIR SAILS: Windsurfers took advantage of blustery conditions off Columbia Beach last week. Our thanks to Mike Yip for sharing this photo with our readers.

WIND IN THEIR SAILS: Windsurfers took advantage of blustery conditions off Columbia Beach last week. Our thanks to Mike Yip for sharing this photo with our readers.

Wind in their sails off Columbia Beach near Parksville

Windsurfers took advantage of blustery conditions off Columbia Beach near Parksville last week

WIND IN THEIR SAILS: Windsurfers took advantage of blustery conditions off Columbia Beach last week. Our thanks to Mike Yip for sharing this photo with our readers.