KITE & WINDSURF TEAM 2012

The 2012 Team

Henrick, Anna, Nora, Ronan, Valentina, Toni, Basti, Olivier, Hugo, Franz, Bart, Hugo Jr, Charles, Lukasz, Marc.

Ronan

Center Manager of ION CLUB Golf de Roses

Nationality
French

Age
39

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

Assistant Manager ION CLUB Golf de Roses

Nationality
German 

Age
33

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

Valentina

Nationality
Italian

Age
25

Languages
Italian, German, Spanish, French and English

  • Valentina 'Vale' comes from the north of Italy in the middle of the south-tirolian Alps.
  • Apart from studying she spent most of the winters as a Ski-Instructor.
  • She started Windsurfing in Sardinia where she worked a few summers.
  • Since this summer 2012 she is working for ION CLUB Golf de Roses!
  • You will meet her in our Surfshop, she will introduce you to the latest fashion and help you to find the right harness - we are sure she speaks your language.

Olivier - Kitesurf Instructor

Nationality
francais

Age
33

Languages
french, english and  spanish

  • he is a Sportteacher
  • since 2008 he is also a IKO 2 Kite- Instructor and since travelling and working around the world.
  • since Summer 2011 he is working with us in the ION CLUB Golf dfe Roses Team.
  • In the winters he travelles , worked in different exotic places.
  • This summer 2012 he is supporting our team as a Kitesurf Instructor for the second time! 

Bart - Windsurf Instructor

Nationality
dutch

Age
23

Languages
dutch, english, german and 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
  • from 2009 -2012 he is our dutch Windsurf Instructor.

Anna

Nationality
Spanish/ Dutch

Age
19

Languages
Spanish, Catalan, Dutch , English

  • The summer seasons 2011 and 2012 she is working for ION CLUB Golf de Roses!
  • She is responsible of the kite-lesson organisation, guest relation and learns how to kitesurf herself!!

Toni - Kitesurf Instructor

Nationality
spanish

Age
35

Languages
Spanish, catalan and english

  • He is a certified IKO Kitesurf Instructor since 2012.
  • We met Toni in South Africa where he was teaching kitesurf and enjoying the warm weather.
  • His first ION CLUB Desitnations is Golf de Roses this summer 2012.
  • The Winter Seasons he spends travelling mainly in Asia and Brazil.

Henrick - Windsurf Instructor

Nationality
german/ french

Age
18

Languages
french, german, english and Spanish

  • Started Windsurfing with his family as a young boy and since this time stoked!
  • ION CLUB Teammember since 2010.
  • 2010 & 2011 he worked with us as a Beach Assistant.
  • 2012 he became Windsurf instructor and made his IKO Kite Instructor License.

Hugo - Kitesurf Instructor

Nationality
dutch

Age
35

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
  • Since 2010, 2011 and 2012 he is spending all his summers in ION CLUB Golf de Roses.

 

 

 

Franz - Kitesurf Instructor

Nationality
austrian

Age
22

Languages
german and english

  • He is a IKO Instructor since a couple of years.
  • Since this summer he is supprting the ION CLUB Kite Team in Golf de Roses every summer.

Lukasz, Hugo and Marc

...and last but not least our magnificant Assistant - Team Lukasz, Hugo and  Marc who are always there for your service!