Race Recap – VMG dominates World Championships

Race Recap – VMG dominates World Championships

At FLYSURFER, the leading Formula Kite manufacturer, we are delighted to see the first kite racing athletes are qualifying for the upcoming Olympics. The biggest battle in 2023 is surely the Formula Kite World Championships in The Hague, Netherlands (Olympic...
Welcome – Evan Klijn

Welcome – Evan Klijn

Evan Klijn joins FLYSURFER  Evan Klijn comes from a small town north of the Netherlands. He started kitesurfing in 2013. His parents didn’t think it was a good idea for him to learn kitesurfing. So he decided to take matters on his own. The young man bought a...
Race Recap – VMG dominates on the course

Race Recap – VMG dominates on the course

At FLYSURFER, the leading Formula Kite manufacturer, we are delighted to see future Olympic athletes compete in different venues over the past weeks. The first major competition in July was the Olympic Test Event in Marseille. It was the first opportunity for every...
Max Maeder is the 2022 IKA Youth World Champion!

Max Maeder is the 2022 IKA Youth World Champion!

Max Maeder (SGP) won an action-packed 2022 IKA Youth World Championship in Torre Grande, Italy. The Singaporean rated as the favorite for the title, withstood the pressure from his rivals Qibin Huang (CHN) 2nd and Riccardo Pianosi (ITA) 3rd. Max showed raw speed,...
Competitive athlete and mother: is that possible?

Competitive athlete and mother: is that possible?

Leonie Meyer gave up Olympic 49er sailing in 2016 in favor of studying medicine and switched to kitesurfing. With the announcement that “Formula Kite” will be part of the Olympic sailing program in Paris in 2024, the dream of an Olympic medal is alive...
2x Gold – Semaine Olympique de Hyères 2022

2x Gold – Semaine Olympique de Hyères 2022

Held in Hyeres, a town on the Mediterranean coast, the French Olympic Week is an annual sailing regatta. This was the 53rd edition of the competition. Once again, the Olympic sailing elite will be in Hyères for one of the most anticipated events of the season. For the...