From Falmouth, UK to Tarragona in Spain. Here we go again 1500 NM, another delivery under the belt. Unfortunately we had not much breeze so we did not see the sails very often, but sometimes running under engine can be really nice and relaxed. We had a lot of company by different kinds of dolphins, we saw some whales a few turtles and almost every day stunning sun rises & … Continue reading
17th of April 2020, we are departing Antigua to cross the Atlantic. Covid-19 was spread all over the world. To be safe we self isolated our self for 14 days before we left Antigua. Check out my Atlantic corona crossing 2020 gallery Destination: UK, Ireland, Spain, France ? We did not know that at the time of departure. All we knew was that we will stop in Horta, Azores to … Continue reading
I’ve heard a lot about Sri Lanka, the beauty of the land, the lovely people and the good surf spots but it took a while to head south east to the country formerly know as Ceylon. Mid December we jumped on an Aeroflot plane towards Moscow, after a very interesting 5hr stopover it was time to enter another Russian airways plane to head to Colombo, Sri Lanka. At the airport … Continue reading
Today I went down to the beach to catch up with my mate Mario Rodwald for a first autumn session. It got quite breezy after a while and I switched from the kite to the camera. The light was perfect and Mario was on fire on his own kiteboard brand KOLD shapes
After years of just riding a surfboard for kitesurfing I got a new twintip in my hands. My friend Mario Rodwald just launched his own kiteboard brand KOLD shapes. For me it’s the perfect board, because I suffered with some knee issues in the past and most of the boards I tried where too stiff and after a while in bumpy waters I felt a little pain. But with my new … Continue reading
In April 2018 I flew for the first time to Costa Rica to check what it’s all about. The beauty and kindness of the people is just amazing and I’ll come back for sure. Here are some impressions from our surf trip…
The 2017 edition of the RORC Transatlantic Race from Lanzarote to Grenada was a long one. It took us 13 days and a bit including 6 days of upwind sailing. But we made it and 5th over the line is not too bad.
The Extreme Sailing Series™ is in Hamburg, Germany right now for their 5th event of the 2017 season. All teams are fighting against the tricky conditions including very light winds, lots of rain and a big current on the river Elbe.
Due to Famous Frank I had the chance to get on board of HUGU BOSS, the Open 60 from Alex Thomson Racing. Few weeks ago Alex was on a promotion tour in the Baltic sea and had a stopover on the beautiful Island of Sylt in the North Sea on his way back home to the UK. So we jumped in the car and onto the train to meet Alex … Continue reading