Nik
van den Eerenbeemt

Slalom • Formula • Freerides

BornNovember 21st. 1996
Sail No.ARU-9
Weight75 kg
Size1.82cm
Marital StatusSingle
EducationGraduated from Colegio Arubano in 2014 (HAVO) Starting this year bachelor Commercial marketing @ Johan Cruyff University in Amsterdam
Windsurfing since2005
PWA Tour since2014
JP since2015
Website

www.facebook.com/nikvandeneerenbeemtaru-9

Q&A

HOBBIES

Ping pong with my parents and brother!

BEST DAY IN MY LIFE

Winning my first Aruba Hi-winds Junior Slalom!! In 2013!

BEST DAY POSSIBLE

Waking up on a super windy (25+ knots) day in Aruba and there is a big swell.

BEST 'VACATION'

April 2015:Hawaii, Maui wave sailing in HUGE waves and its blowing 30 knots!

FAVORITE MUSIC

I like a lot of different kind of music! It can go from Rap to Bachata

FAVORITE BOOK

Nieuwe buren, Eetclub by Saskia Noort

FAVORITE MOTOR VEHICLE:

Ford Super Duty F-250 Baby Blue(this baby lives in Aruba)

FAVORITE SPOT(s)

Barcadera, Aruba

PREFERRED JP BIG BOARD(s)

Slalom 80

PREFERRED JP SMALL BOARD(s)

Slalom 60 (93L), Freestyle 92

INSPIRED BY

My PARENTS who thought me everything and who never gave up on my DREAM of going pro!

PROUD ABOUT

Becoming 29th on my first PWA event

SPORT TARGETS

Becoming the best there is!! In a healthy way

THE FUTURE

Competing as much as possible and getting faster each year

SPONSORS

Neilpryde, JP-Australia, IFJU fins

MY SLOGAN (WORD I LIVE BY)

It always seems impossible until it is done

ANYTHING ELSE THAT YOU WANT THE PEOPLE TO KNOW ABOUT YOU

I’m fun to be around with love to get to meet new people so if you want to get to know me just come up to me and lets talk!

Career

2014
  • No7 29th Sylt PWA
  • No1 4th Roses, Spain IFCA Youth
2013
  • 1st Junior Slalom Aruba Hi-winds
  • 2nd Junior Long-distance Aruba Hi-winds
  • 6th Curacao Challenge (pro tow in)
  • 4th Curacao Challenge pro Slalom
  • 3rd ESSF Curacao U-17
2012
  • 2nd Aruba Hi-winds Juniors Slalom
  • 2nd Aruba Hi-winds Juniors Freestyle