Summer competitions 2016/2017

Spring has arrived in Cape Town! Not only have the flowers started blooming, but the warmer weather and summery winds have started to show up too. I am so glad the freezing wintery sessions are slowly ending and soon we will be able to kitesurf without our fingers turning blue! Don't get me wrong, I've actually been enjoying… Continue reading Summer competitions 2016/2017

Kitesurfing Aruba

All the websites giving information about the kitesurfing in Aruba described it seemingly unrealistic. They said the wind blows 18 - 27 knots, the weather is always hot, it does not rain, the water is warm. They did not say these conditions occurred during a certain season, but all seasons. Year-round wind, it sounded too… Continue reading Kitesurfing Aruba

The last competition of the season

The summer in Cape Town seems to be hanging around for as long as possible, keeping the wind and warm weather around, and keeping the smiles broadly pasted on our faces! The last competition of the season for the South African Tour was held last this past Sunday at my favourite kiting spot, Shark Bay… Continue reading The last competition of the season

New Direction – North!

I started the year off with a bang! By moving to North and ION, and what a great decision it was! So far I have been loving my Dice's and my pink and blue Soleil board and WOOHOO wave board. And I got a great new wetsuit and harness from ION. My riding has definitely… Continue reading New Direction – North!

#maajiness competition by Maaji Swimwear

I won! And what a way to receive the news… I had just sat down at the local beach bar in Blouberg called “Pakalolo,” after having a great kitesurfing session, when I went onto Instagram and saw a message from Maaji saying that I had won! It was an Instagram competition where you had to… Continue reading #maajiness competition by Maaji Swimwear