Nick Vardalachos

SLALOM VIII • SPEED

Born25.Oct.1980; Athens / Greece
Sail No.GRE 800
Weight100 kg
Size191 cm
Marital Statusnot married
Education
Windsurfing since1997
PWA Tour since
JP since2012
Website

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HOBBIES

Fitness, MTB, offshore sailing, working

BEST DAY POSSIBLE

Having a double session with friends starting with speedsailing with my JP45 and my 5.5 NP sail and ending late in the afternoon with some wavesailing on 4.7 conditions. And after that going to rest knowing that this will happen again the next day!!!

BEST DAY IN MY LIFE

Walvis Bay , Namibia 2006 my first National Record, unforgettable feeling. Hopefully I will have more days like this…

BEST 'VACATION

Karpathos, 2010, endless speedsailing , testing and enjoying that beautiful island without the pressure of a competition.

FAVOURITE MUSIC

Anything that will pump me up before sailing.

FAVOURITE MOVIE

The Hangover

FAVOURITE SPOT(S)

Devil’s Bay Karpathos, Walvis Bay Namibia and West Kirby UK.

FAVOURITE MOTOR VEHICLE

Anything that has the patience to carry me and my gear to the beach.

PREFERED JP SMALL BOARD(S)

JP SPEED 45

PREFERED JP BIG BOARD(S)

JP SLALOM VIII 84

PERSONAL 'MADNESS'&'OBSESSIONS'

Madness: to go as fast as I can handle on a windsurf board.
Obsession : tuning everything from my gear to myself to be able to achieve my madness!!!!!

INSPIRED BY

my family

THE FUTURE

Success on my JP boards!

SPORT TARGETS

National Championships, Top Level performance in International Speed Competitions and of course as many speed records as possible.

SPONSORS

JP-Australia, NeilPryde, Funsports.gr, Direct-property.gr.

ANYTHING ELSE YOU WANT THE PEOPLE TO KNOW ABOUT YOU

Go fast or go home!

WHAT ELSE

It doesn’t matter where and how you’re sailing, as long as you enjoy it 100%…. motivation is everything.

Career

2011
  • Greek GPS RECORD with 44.08kts avg . 5x10sec. (December 2011)
  • 2nd Greek GPS speed Championships 2011
2010
  • 2nd Greek GPS speed Championships 2010
  • 4th Belgian Speed Championships 2010
2008
  • 10th ISWC World Championships 2008 Karpathos
2006
  • 36.89kts in 1852m. (National Record - Walvis Bay 2006)
  • 11th ISWC Overall Ranking 2006
  • 4th ISWC Production Ranking 2006