News Riders F-One - March 2013
Charlotte CONSORTI, our speed pro rider, is training at Columbus in the Bahamas. Near from the cold water she made us discover this paradisaical destination with a lot of spots for all level. Pictures are speaking by themselves and giving us a dream of heat and summer!
Just back from Doha in Qatar Alexandre CAIZERGUES took us on the TV shows of the SPORT channel L’Equipe 21. He came back on this incredible career and announced his new speed record attempt in kitesurfing and absolut. It will take place from March 10 to April 18 on the SALT and SPEED canal at Salin-De-Giraud!
Link Interview: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MFwpEFbIkz0
Alex did not stop there. The 2d edition of the Salt and Speed began March 14 and to well begin, he did the best run directly the first day with a perf of 54.84 knots! Good omen for the pursuit of the attempts!
Bay Area Kitesurf, the distributor of F-ONE in America is stoked to announce the addition of Tyler BROWN to its team of talented riders. A two-time North American Snowkite Tour Champion, Tyler is one of the best snowkiter in the USA and has been a fixture on the snowkite scene, appearing in numerous publications and videos.
“Tyler is a natural spokesperson for snowkiting, as well as a consummate professional, two values that fits perfectly what we are looking for at Bay Area Kitesurf” - Nicolas OSTERMANN.
Tyler’s latest project has been the launch of the Sierra Snowkite Center. It is the first Snowkite School in California, and only the second to partner with a major ski resort (Sugar Bowl). Sierra Snowkite Center offers 250 acres of snowkiting, teaching to newcomers, to kiteboarders looking to take their adventure to the snow and to advanced snowkiters. More info at www.sierrasnowkite.com.
"All I can express is pure stoke to be a part of F-ONE Kiteboarding. I am excited to be riding such great gear, and to be working with such good people. Thanks to Nico & Bruce for the opportunity, and I look forward to the future of pushing the sport on the snow and in the water!" - Tyler BROWN