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Flash Austin started kitesurfing in 1995 when he decided to combine his kite with his skimboard and found it worked pretty well. Through the late nineties and early noughties he ruled the kitesurfing competition scene with a list ...
John Bilderback is 46-years-old and lives with his wife, Alexis, on Oahu's North Shore.
Matt's father was one of the pioneers of hang-gliding in the UK in 1973, so he literally grew up in the skies strapped to his Dad's back. Matt's own fascination with watersports began with windsurfing when he was 13.
Michel Carnet was born in Caen, France, and moved to the UK when he was 19-years-old.
Felicity Aston, 28, led three other women to become the first all-female British team to cross the Greenland Icesheet.
Jimmy Hall, 36, runs on 5000 double 'A' Energiser batteries. He lives on Oahu with his girlfriend Stefanie, and his super-dog Moki.
On April 13 2003 Pascal Joubert had a horrific accident leaving him in a wheelchair for six months with an extensive list of injuries
44 year-old Pete Cabrinha is the head of the Cabrinha Kiteboarding Company. He has won a windsurfing world championship and been a pioneering figure of both kitesurfing and tow-surfing.
Morten Gjerstad is 27-years-old and was born and raised on the west coast of Norway. He is the creative force behind the stunning Entropy and Something Stronger snowkite DVDs, and although he has only been making snowkite films fo...
31-year-old Marc Ramseier is a team rider and product manager for JN. Since stepping back from competing full time on the PKRA world tour a couple of years ago, he has been chasing the best kitesurfing waves across the globe.
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