Already early this season I got in touch with Maciej Kapuscinski from Wavecamp Poland to see if it was possible for me to give a freestyle-clinic on Karpathos.
Giving clinics is a new thing for me but I enjoy passing on the tips and tricks which comes with freestyle in this case but also regarding the slalom- and foiling discipline.
It’s nice to talk with windsurf-lovers and help them where I can to teach them new moves or improve the ones they already know.
So on August 27 I arrived on a for me new destination ; the island of Karpathos in Greece.
The first day we made the following clip to warm-up the participants who signed up for the clinic and the instructors of the Ion-Anemos Club Warpaths who hosted the clinic.
In between the action on the water I could give them the in- and outs about rigging, several moves and answer al their questions. It was a super experience and hope to have motivate everybody to continue windsurfing.
Below more pictures and clips . Thanks to Olek Pobikrowski for the pictures and video’s. on Insta : Fotolek
Myself in action and a perfect double air culo caught on camera !!
The perfect action starts with a perfect rigged sail !!
A HUGE thanks to Maciej for giving me this opportunity, it was a great experience and had a lot of fun. All the participants, KEEP PUSHING and many thanks for your participation.
You want to join one of the clinics ? Contact Wavecamp.pl via : Wavecamp.pl
Visiting Karpathos and you’re a active person ?? Check out the ION-Anemos Windsurfcenter. Not only the perfect place for windsurfing, but also Biking and Climbing. Check out their website :
In the meantime I travelled all the way back home. After 5 months around the world it was time so see my family, friends and dogs again . Back into my rithm of gym and training before the last 2018 PWA stop will take place with a SUPER GRAND SLAM on Sylt in Germany from September 27th until October 7th. I will participate in Freestyle, Slalom and Foil.
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Cheers and until my next blog.
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