legend of Raglan windsurfing.. However there are up and coming sailors
that could easily knock him off his perch, once the dreaded forward has
been mastered in the difficult conditions.
Quoted sayings: "Its blowing its tits off out there" or "Its better than getting hit in the bollocks with a bike chain"
Hot on the
heals of James Court... "Doing my best to push the envelope."
Quoted sayings: "There's cloud around the hill again"
The most improved sailor has to go to Shawn.. The dedication of this
guy is impressive and he's not afraid of mixing it up in the big stuff
(insane drillings) !!.
Quoted sayings: "There's a wind line out there"
Keeping the sail repair guys happy, Chris is always pushing the limits
and encouraging guys to go for it.
Quoted sayings: "I've gone through my sail again"
The lad knows how to sail!
Quoted sayings: "I've hurt my... "
Originally from Switzerland. Currently living in Auckland, but we won't
hold that against him.
Quoted sayings: "go for it !!!"
Another Aucklander, but has only been in NZ for a year. Originally he
comes from South Africa, and has found his way to Raglan. He will no doubt
get used to the port tack and charge.
Quoted saying: "yahooooooooooo!"
The last year has seen Brent take the sport on with a vengeance.
He's a loose cannon, and improving rapidly.
Quoted sayings: "Go hard or go home"
Improved heaps over the last year, one to watch out for in the waves.
going to pick up, I'm rigging my six"
Jamie is an up and coming sailor, who's prepared to push himself. He's a good candidate for next year's 'most improved sailor' award!
Quoted sayings: "I just hope I make it back to the beach alive"
Paul has had a renewed enthusiasm for the sport this year. He's always prepared to give it heaps, and that's what the sport is about - adrenaline fixes and having fun with your mates!
sayings: "Hey Brent, look at the windsock! We should
quit work and go to Raglan"
now lives in Christchurch... But visits regularly.
wind's died, I'm off to put ice in the air box of the GT4"
now lives in Wellington with the movers and shakers of corporate NZ...
Vehicle: '87 Honda integra
Other sports: Scuba diving, mountain biking, wake boarding, water skiing, snow skiing, and watching super twelve.
Quoted sayings: "Its nuking"
I my haste to finish this page I've bound to have missed someone out. If I have, give us yell..
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