Dutch professional kite surfer who is known for having earned sponsorship and representation from the brands O'Neill, Naish Kiteboarding, and YoungCapital. He has won several Dutch freestyle championship competitions and shares photos and videos of his riding through Instagram where he has earned over 70,000 followers.
He first started kite surfing in 2000. He then went on and started competing professionally in 2002. His first major win came in 2003 when he won home the Dutch Freestyle Championship. He gained further attention in 2006 when he became the PKRA Vice World Champion.
He is also known for having won both the 2014 and 2018 ReBull King of the Air Championships.
He was born and raised in Noordwijk, The Netherlands.
Nick Jacobsen is a fellow professional kite surfer who is also known for having won the RedBull King of the Air Championship.