Competitions, hydrofoiling, kitefoilteamnl, life, Mixed team relay, olympics2024, sport, Travel

The 2020 Formula Kite Mixed Team Relay Europeans

" Experience can`t be learned and every experience is worth having!" Last week, the 15th -20th of September 2020 The Formula Kite Mixed Team Relay Europeans took place. It was the first dedicated event in the 2024 Olympic racing format. One format - 20 team – existing out of one man and one woman -… Continue reading The 2020 Formula Kite Mixed Team Relay Europeans

Competitions, hydrofoiling, kitesurfing, sport, Travel

Formula Kite Series Spain 2020 Alarcón & Castellón

The Formula Kite Series Spain, the first two stops took place in Alarcón & Castellón from the 10th of jully until 21st of july Beaches are opening, cities around the world might slowly be coming back to life (except for some trying to break the world record of lockdown 😅). But then I realized, there’s no… Continue reading Formula Kite Series Spain 2020 Alarcón & Castellón

Geen categorie, Live, sport, Travel

Leave space for the helmet

The helmet has a special meaning for many... How important is it to you? Never thought I would write about it. I did regret having one on my head, but now I like one on my head. And I must say: its quit interesting out there wearing a helmet these days....... “Watch out Helmets…. beginners:… Continue reading Leave space for the helmet

Competitions, Geen categorie, hydrofoiling, kitesurfing, Live, sport, Travel

Take the risk or lose the chance! – What is it going to be 2019?

Take the risk or lose the chance! What is it going to be 2019? A lot of questions about the season of foiling. About my 2019.  How it was for me … If I still like it? Not boring yet? I miss freestyle? Let me answer already one question, yes I do miss freestyle and… Continue reading Take the risk or lose the chance! – What is it going to be 2019?

Competitions, hydrofoiling, kitesurfing, Mariska & Kitesurfing

Formula Kite World Championships – Italy 2019

For the first time I travelled with just a foil and foilkites to my  first Formula Kite World Championship. Secretly I was not convinced, not yet. Am I good enough? Should I go ? Do I have the right registered gear? I didn’t used them, yet… Is this a good idea? .. The answer to… Continue reading Formula Kite World Championships – Italy 2019

Geen categorie, hydrofoiling, kitesurfing

Why YOU need to start hydrofoiling – 10 simple facts

Thinking about, not convinced yet, dreaming about it, wishing I could….nothing wrong with dreaming  - if you don’t forget to make them reality! 10 real live hydrofoiling facts I face every day again and again. More kiting days and a new challenge. 1. No more just not enough days – show off ! That means,… Continue reading Why YOU need to start hydrofoiling – 10 simple facts

Competitions, Geen categorie, hydrofoiling, Mariska & Kitesurfing, Travel

#photoshop… or not? -World Cup Sardinia 2018

#photoshop ….. or not? - World Cup Sardinia 2018 NO it isn`t, I really did survive my first WORD CUP ever with a hydrofoil 🙂 Racing in between the best man and woman of the world! Racing with race kites on short lines, which I rode in total 1 or 2 times.  I didn’t  go… Continue reading #photoshop… or not? -World Cup Sardinia 2018

Live, Travel

The Philipinnes 2018 – Part I. Fun & High Fives!!

A short impression about my time in the Philipinnes! Private flights, playing with the kids, beiing a taxi driver ..... The best surfer out there is the one having the most FUN they say, well I agree. 😉 It’s not always about results, being the best, proving yourself, life isn`t a competition. Life is about… Continue reading The Philipinnes 2018 – Part I. Fun & High Fives!!