Island Windsurfing was founded by Platt Johnson. Platt competed in sailing for Tabor Academy and then Tufts University. He won two National Men’s Championships and numerous regional titles. He has taught windsurfing professionally since 1975 and holds two association instructional certificates.
Nancy Johnson is a four time women’s world champion and multiple national championship title holder. Nancy has taught windsurfing professionally since 1978 and holds one national association instructional certificate. She has authored articles on the sport of windsurfing for several national publications and has appeared on national TV.