Peter Najiim

Freestyle 99 • Real World 74

BornNimegan, Netherlands, 4/7/1969
Sail No.US 0099
Weight75 kg
Size177.5 cm
Marital Statusmarried
Educationdoctorate
Windsurfing since1990
PWA Tour since
JP since2005
Website

Q&A

HOBBIES

snowboarding, skiing, mountain/road biking, surfing

BEST DAY IN MY LIFE

wave/freestyle session in head high waves and my 4.2 in South Padre Island, Texas. Just me and a few friends.

BEST DAY POSSIBLE

Side-on winds with head to logo waves and a 20 second period to do freestyle between the waves in super flat conditions. A perfect combo of jumping, freestyle and a bit of wave riding.A rippin party that night.

BEST 'VACATION

for windsurfing  Jeri, Brazil. Non windsurf â?? Skiing in Colorado

FAVOURITE MUSIC

Rap. Pitbull, Ludacris, Kenye West

FAVOURITE SPOT(S)

Gorge, South Padre Island, Jeri

PERSONAL MADNESS & OBSESSION

I have rearranged my work life to be able to windsurf. It was like I didn’t have a choice in the atter. It just needed to be done. I dumped my professional career to run a business via the web, so my wife and I could travel and sail all year long.

PREFERED JP LONG BOARD(S)

Freestyle 99

PREFERED JP SHORT BOARD(S)

Real World 74

INSPIRED BY

Rob Warwick, Wyatt Miller, Whit Poor, Tyson Poor.These guys introduced modern freestyle windsurfing to the gorge in early 2000s.

SPORT TARGETS

To improve my freestyle jumping skills

THE FUTURE

To be able to land all the freestyle moves

SPONSORS

JP, Neil Pryde, Dakine, Chinook

Career

2008
  • Gorge Freestyle Frenzy masters champion | Gorge Games masters champion
2007
  • Gorge Freestyle Frenzy masters champion
2006
  • Gorge XXX supercross 8th place