Yoga Teacher Training

Posted on: August 27, 2020

Jeeee I got my yoga teacher degree finally this year! I’d like to tell a bit more about my yoga background and why I started doing yoga many years ago. During my entire windsurf career I practised yoga on a regular bases. I had my first experience with a yoga lesson in Brazil, on an…

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Aloha Classic and 2nd Overall IWT

Posted on: December 8, 2019

Since I can remember Maui has always been this magical windsurfing place, the holy grail of all windsurf spots for me, just from seeing Ho’okipa action shots, watching windsurf movies or reading about it in Windsurf Magazines. I never imagined myself windsurfing there, let alone competing there one day in my life. Last year I…

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Competitions 2019

Posted on: August 10, 2019

I’m sitting in a little cafe in El Medano- Tenerife while writing this blog post, waiting for the wind to pick up. Tomorrow is the last day of the competition and we did not have any wind yet. It can always happen with a windsurf competition that there is no wind! Although it looks like…

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IWT Pistol River – Oregon

Posted on: July 7, 2019

Still leading the IWT Tour 2019 Two weeks ago was the 3rd stop of the IWT Wave Tour 2019. For this competition I flew all the way from Turkey to California, where the journey was only just half way done. I got picked up by Amanda – my good friend and old windsurf buddy from…

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Wintertrip: part 2. Japan

Posted on: May 7, 2019

After living in our van for six weeks I almost fell a bit sad leaving our little van behind! Van life is a simple way of living and for me I realised once again it’s my favourite way of living. Especially when you wake up by sunshine and with the view and sound of rolling…

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Winter trip: part 1. Australia

Posted on: May 2, 2019

This winter I have done so many amazing trips that I still want to write about! I already started a while when flying back home from Australia, but I have been too busy doing other things so I just finished it today. Hope you like it! I’m waiting at the airport in Perth while writing…

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Bye bye 2018, welcome 2019!

Posted on: January 8, 2019

Bye bye 2018, you have been a good one!  Looking back I can say it has been a great year in many ways. So many amazing memories.  I went to Maui for the first time in my life for a wedding of one of my best friends and for the photoshoot of Duotone and Fanatic….

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New website online made by convident!

Posted on: September 13, 2018

Jihaaaah! I’m super happy and proud to show you my new website AND my new logo! First of all I’d like to thank Convident, a webdesign company from the northern part of Holland. They helped me to give my website a complete different look, with better functions, a translation to Dutch and much much more. If…

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Windsurfen geeft mij PURE ENERGIE

Posted on: September 9, 2018

With the launch of my new website I would like to take the time to say a little bit about my new sponsorship with Pure Energie. As it’s a Dutch sponsor, I will do this blog post in Dutch. If you like to read more about it, just put it in google translate 😉 or…

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