Wind Riders Team
Driven by passion for wind
Below you’ll find the members of the Wind Riders Team. We are looking forward to introduce you to the wind!
Nationality: Dutch (Speaks: Dutch, German, English and Italian)
Function: Instructor (ID 6143)
Best trick: Unhooked kiteloop, surface pass.
Favorite style: WAVES. Strapless and unhooked is the best feeling of riding! check my website for some wave action: www.maayketadema.com In 2011 I finished 5th in the world wave kite surf pro tour.
Goals in live: Become an IKO examiner, buy a big catamaran and offer kitesurf holidays in the Caribbean! (this is a long term goal)
Best thought: Work less and surf more!
Languages: English, French and some other bits and bobs…
Tasks: Instructor and Manager
Instructor ID: 6950
Like: freestyle and down winders
Best thought: On ne sait jamais, I would love to be fluent in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese and travel the world following the wind and sun all year round!
Winter 2012/2013 Kara is teaching kitesurfing in Egypt but when our season starts she will be back at the Lake with us.
Languages: English, German, French and a bit Italian.
Tasks: Instructor (ID 10778)
Hobbies: Watersport, wintersport and basketball.
Winter 2012/2013 Wiwi is teaching kitesurfing at Mauritius but when our season starts she will be back at the lake with us.
Nationality: Estonia (Speaks: Estonian, Russian, English and German)
Function: Yoga, Pilates and SUP Instructor
Hobbies: Travelling, Yoga and Kitesurfing
Go directly to our Yoga page here
Nationality: Dutch (Speaks: Dutch, English and German)
Function: Kitesurf Assistant and Instructor
Best thought: is something what Marije Smeets, a paralympic atlete said once: Limits are in your head, not in your body.
I just love the idea that anything is possible!
Function: instructor (IKO ID 9941)
Nationality: Croat (speaks : English and Croatian)
Goals: surf, surf, surf , learn other languages, travel and some more surf
Nickname: Marjon/new boss
Nationality: Dutch (Speaks: Dutch, English and some German and Italian)
Function: freelance Instructor (ID ) 9404
Homespot: Scheveningen, The Netherlands – live right at the beach to
be able to kitesurf as often as possible
Next to kiting: I spend a lot of time at my current brilliant job at
Shell, I love to sail competitively, snowboard and have a good time
with friends and family on the water !!
Best trick: Big Air
Favourite style: Old school
Goals: Start my own strategy consulting firm.
Works at Lago di Garda since 2005
Nickname: the monster
hobbies: play with other doggies and chill on my beanbags;)
goals: want to be able to open doors whenever i want, that i can steel shoes all the time!
Wind Rider 1,2 and 3
Nicknames: Starfish, Stingray and Dolphin
Function: Transport, rescue, 40, 50 and 75 horse power!
See the boats in action:
Read here what Wind Riders team members of previous seasons are doing.
Do you want to join our team? Get in touch with us and send us your CV!