KITE & WINDSURF TEAM 2010

The 2010 Team

Stephane, Marijn, Nora, Ronan,Sandra, Patrick ...( not on the picture: Henrick, Thierry, Bart, Lukas,Adam)

Ronan

Nationality
French

Age
37

Languages
french, english, german, spanish

  • Studies of Sport and Management in University of Caen ( 1996)
  • Professional Competitor in Windsurfing ( 1992-1998)
  • ION CLUB Teammember since 1998
  • Skyriders Teammember since 2001
  • Centermanager at ION CLUB / Skyriders :
    Dahab 1998-1999
    Cabarete 1999-2000
    Cabo Verde 2000-2001
    El Yaque 2001-2002
  • Since 2004 in Golf de Roses
  • Windsurf-/ Kitesurfteacher-Licences: FFV, FFVL ( french national diplomes).

Nora

Nationality
German

Age
31

Languages
german, english, french, spanish

  • ION CLUB Teammember since 1999
  • ION CLUB Windsurfinginstructor in: Dahab 1999, Cabarete 2000, Cabo Verde 2000-2001, El Yaque 2001 - 2002
  • IST - Studies by correspondence for Tourism -/ and Sportmanagement ( diplome 2001)
  • ION CLUB Travel GmbH in Headoffice / Germany  from May 2002- January 2004
  • German diplome as a travelagent 2004 ( Reiseverkehrskauffrau).
  • In Golf de Roses since Center Opening in 2004

Bart

Bart is working this Summer 2010 in July- August in Golf de Roses

Nationality
dutch

Age
21

Languages
dutch, english, german and a little bit of Spanish

  • Started Windsurfing 2001 at the Camping la Ballena Alegre
  • Finished his studies of international trade and wholesale in 2008
  • Completed the Windsurf Instructor Course at the Dutch Watersport Verbond in 2007.
  • ION CLUB Teammember since 2008.
  • 2008 he worked with us as a Beach Assistant
  • 2009 and 2010 he is Windsurf Instructor
  • We wish " Discoboy" a nice summer with a lot of Action on the Water and enough Energy to mix up the Dancefloor.

Hugo

Nationality
dutch

Age
33

Languages
Dutch, English, German and a bit of Spanish

  • learned car mechanics
  • Since he was addicted to watersports and in 2004 he started Kitesurfing in Holland.
  • He is a certified IKO Kitesurf Instructor since 2006.
  • Last winter he spent in South Africa , teaching kitesurf and enjoying the warm weather.
  • His first Skyriders Desitnations is Golf de Roses summer 2009.
  • The Winter Season 2009-2010 he spent at Skyriders Barbados
  • Now he is back with full of energy for a great summer 2010.

 

 

 

Sandra

Nationality
Austrian

Age
28

Languages
german, dutch, english, french and spanish

  • Tourism School in Austria until 2001
  • Many Seasons as a Ski and Snowboard instructor
  • since she travelled to Maui in 2004 she got addicted to the Surfsport
  • Summer 2005 she worked in Rhodos at a windsurf centre
  • 2007 was her first season in Golf de Roses. she was resposile of the Surfshop
  • In 2008 again, we welcomed her in our team. She was our kiddy windsurf istructor.
  • The Winter Season 08/09 she spent in Cabo Verde at the ION CLUB Center
  • Followed by a long and very very windy season 09/10 in Prea/ Brasil (close to Jericoacoara), where she was running the Skyriders Shop
  • This season 2010 we are very happy to have her amongst us again! You will meet her in our Surfshop!

Patrick

Nationality
dutch

Age
23

Languages
dutch, english, german and  spanish

  • is also a highly qualified snowboard instructor and worked three winter seasons in Austria
  • started kitesurfing at the age of 15
  • Since 2006 he is a IKO Cetified Instructor
  • the Summer 2006 he worked as a kiteinstructor in Fuerteventura
  • Since 2007 he is a kitesurf instructor for ION CLUB / Skyriders Golf de Roses
  • The winter 2007/ 2008 he spent in El Yaque, of course for Skyriders
  • summer 2008 we were very happy to welcome him again in our team. As a kite instructor.
  • The Winter 2008/2009 he spent together with Sandra in Cabo Verde at the Club Mistra/ Skyriders!
  • Followed by a very nice stay in Brasil (Prea) as a kiteinstructor at Skyriders.
  • This spring 2010 he is back for the 3. year in the Golf de Roses  and is giving a lot to the team as a highly experienced kitesurf instructor!