Amado
Vrieswijk

Freestyle • Slalom

Born23.01.1996; Bonaire
Sail No.NB 20
Weight83 kg
Size182 cm
Marital Statussingle
EducationMBO Sports & Movements
Windsurfing since2003
PWA Tour since2011
JP since2015
Website

amado-nb20.com

facebook/AmadoVrieswijkNb20

Q&A

HOBBIES

My sport!

BEST DAY IN MY LIFE

For a long time it was 24th of June 2014 when I stood on the PWA podium for the very first time – I finished 3rd in my home town. Great memories!
Now, it is the 25th of July 2016 – the day I won my first PWA freestyle event on Fuerteventura – awesome!

BEST DAY POSSIBLE

Waking-up, hearing the wind howling outside and have all day to spent on the water.

BEST 'VACATION

Family-trip to Maui in 2006. Windsurfing at Kanaha-beach.

FAVORITE MUSIC

Rap, Trap and Electro

FAVORITE SPOT(S)

Bonaire ‘Sorobon’, Aruba ‘Barcadera’ and Fuerteventura ‘Sotavento’

FAVORITE MOTOR VEHICLE

KTM 690 Enduro R & Yamaha YFZ 450R

FAVORITE JP BIG BOARD(S)

Slalom 82

FAVORITE JP SMALL BOARD(S)

Freestyle 92 and 101

PROUD ABOUT

My perseverance in my sport. And proud of my family supporting me all the way with my windsurfing-passion.

INSPIRED BY

Taty Frans

SPORT TARGETS

Work and train hard to become Freestyle World Champion in the near future and also focus to be part of the Slalom top one day.

THE FUTURE

Keeping myself fit and healty to enjoy windsurfing as long as possible.

SPONSOR

JP-Australia, Severne Sails, LSD Fins, Brunotti

MY SLOGAN (WORDS I LIVE BY)

Go big or go home !

ANYTHING ELSE

Why windsurfing? Wind, water and windsurfing gives me adrenaline, a sense of the ultimate freedom.

Career

2016
  • No. 2 PWA Podersdorf Freestyle
  • No. 16 PWA Korea - Slalom
  • No. 1 Round Texel - Long distance Slalom Marathon
  • No. 1 PWA Fuerteventura Freestyle
2015
  • Overall EFPT-Freestyle Champion 2015
  • No.1 - EFPT Brouwersdam, Netherlands
  • No.3 - EFPT Six Fours les Plages, France
  • No.3 - PWA Freestyle 2015 Overall
  • No.4 - PWA Fuerteventura
  • won the first PWA single elimination in Fuerteventura
  • No.5 - PWA Leucate
2014
  • Competing in a PWA Freestyle final for the first time and finishing the Bonaire event on the podium 3rd!
  • Overall PWA-Freestyle ranking - 4th
  • Overall EFPT-Freestyle ranking - 5th
  • EFPT Rooky of the year 2014
  • won the first PWA single elimination in Fuerteventura
  • No.5 - PWA Leucate
2013
  • Overall PWA-Freestyle ranking - 11th
2012
  • Overall PWA-Freestyle ranking - 27th
2011
  • Start competing on the PWA-Tour finishing 29th in Freestyle overall
2009
  • Becoming Sportsman of the Year on Bonaire
2002
  • Seeing the PWA on Bonaire and the start of my windsurf-passion.