Hobbiessailing, driving, design
Amusing Sporting EpisodeDismasted at dutch championships 1998, race 2, still managed to finish 2nd overall.
Dismasted again at national championships 2001, only to win the championships when the series was resailed four weeks later.
SuperstitionsTry not to be superstitious. It brings bad luck.....
Best Sporting Achievement1st Nationals 2001, 2002, 2004 3rd European 2004
Sporting RelativesGirlfriend sails in Olympic National Selection in the Yngling
Why This SportCombination af technical, tactical and physical skills.
Most Influential Person In CareerRoy Heiner
Most Admired PersonBrad Butterworth
AmbitionsTo make it to the highest level I can, for now that is at the World Championships Yngling.
AwardsP.I.P. (primus inter pares, champion of champions) 2002
Non Sailing AchievementFeatured in some architectural magazines and on national television. Designed Amnesty International headquarters in Amsterdam.