Category Archives: News

3rd overall at European Championships 2011!

In the last tourstop of the KTE 2011 I managed to maintain my 3rd overall position! It was a hard competition in St. Gilles Croix-de-Vie, with light wind and strong current, big Atlantic waves and a strong field of competitors. … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off

6th place overall Euro Tour!

Yeah, finally some time to do an update! The last tourstop of the Euro Kite Tour took place in Swinoujscie, Poland. The forecast looked really strong, but the direction was offshore. We started on the first day, but the wind … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off

Local Newspaper Headline

There is an article about my competition in Austria in the local and online newspaper headlines. Check the article by clicking on the image! (or click here for the badly translated google version )

Posted in News | Comments Off

New gear!

Yes! After some waiting my box-o-pleasure arrived. It is filled with new gear, including some of my new Underwave materials!   So, from now on I will be riding my new gear and accessoiries, and also my new Kondor 3′s. … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off

New sponsor: Underwave!

I have been sponsored by Sola and Patlove for almost 2 years, but I decided to take the leap and try something new: Underwave is a young brand in the sector to whom like water sports as a life philosophy. … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off

2nd place Friends of Friestyle

This weekend, we had the 1st edition of Friends of Friestyle in Stavoren! I had never kited in Stavoren before, so I was curious about the conditions. The event started at 9.00h, so we checked in and registered. At 10.30, … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off

Injury

Wednesday, I went out for a nice afternoon session. The forecast looked great, but when I arrived at the spot the wind was gone.. I pumped my 12 anyway, hoping for wind. I got lucky, because after a while the … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off

New wintergear!

Yesterday I went to Sola, to get some new neoprene stuff. They supplyed me with the new Sola Proseries Phantom 5/3 wetsuit, which is made off stretchy neoprene with a “anti-smell” wool cover on the inside. It is the warmest … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off

Nightsession & Invitation

Nightsession A couple of weeks ago, we had a nice nightsession at our homespot Workum. Some of the photos look really cool, so I decided to post some here: (click for big)     Invitation Also other good news: Today I … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off

New site; updates on their way!

Welcome on the brand new international TijnvanEsch.com website! I am currently working on layout and content, so the site will form in the following weeks. In time this new site will contain new movies and photos, reports and all sorts … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off