Instructors


USA

All our instructors are certified by the International Kiteboarding Organization (IKO) and VDWS. Get to know our instructors by reading their biography.

 Dale (SAK Owner)

Dale McCann Kitesurfing

  • Age: 37
  • Style: Wave and Freestyle
  • Favorite Spots: Muizenberg Cape Town, Lyle Washington, Diani Kenya, Jambiani Zanzibar,  St Petersburg Fl, Jacksonville FL.
  • Teaching Experience: Since 2011
  • Teaching Spots: North Skyway Bridge St Petersburg, Muizenberg, Tableview, Big Bay, Langebaan in Cape Town and Sauvie Island, Lyle WA.
  • Brands: F-One, Manera, Mystic, Ozone,
  • Hometown: Cape Town South Africa
  • Languages: English, Afrikaans

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John

John Breede IKO Instructor

 

  • Age: 34
  • Style: Freestyle , Wave
  • Favorite Spots: Cape Town, South Africa – Penghu, Taiwan – Lake Mohave, Nevada – Oregon Coast – Lyle, WA
  • Teaching Experience: Since 2017
  • Teaching Spots: Lyle, WA – Hood River, OR
  • Brands: Fone, Core, CrazyFly
  • Hometown: Las Vegas, NV
  • Languages: English, Spanish

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 JeremyJeremy IKO Instructor

  • Age: 38
  • Style: Freestyle
  • Favorite Spots: Sauvie Island on a good day, Fort Stevens
  • Teaching Experience: Since 2011
  • Teaching Spots: Sauvie Island, Oregon; Lyle, Washington; New York; Hoek van Holland  Holland; Denia  Spain; Limnos Island Greece; Playa Del Carmen Mexico
  • Brands: Ocean Rodeo, F-One, Dakine, Caution
  • Hometown: Portland
  • Languages: English, Dutch, German, Spanish

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 South Africa

Ria

ria VDWS Kiteboard instuctor

  • Age: 29
  • Style: Freeride
  • Favorite Spots: Soma Bay-Egypt, Morocco
  • Teaching Experience: Since 2015
  • Teaching Spots: Soma Bay (Egypt), Tableview, Big Bay, Langebaan
  • Brands: North
  • Hometown: St Gallen (Switzerland)
  • Languages: German, English

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Jonas

jonas vdws kiteboarding instuctor

  • Age: 28
  • Style: Freestyle and Wave
  • Favorite Spots: Soma Bay (Egypt), Ponta Preta (Cabo Verde)
  • Teaching Experience: Since 2015
  • Teaching Spots: Soma Bay (Egypt), Kitesafaris (Egypt) Tableview, Big Bay, Langebaan
  • Brands: North
  • Hometown: St Gallen (Switzerland)
  • Languages: German, English

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NoelNoel SAK Instructor

  • Age: 35
  • Style: FreeStyle and Wave riding
  • Favorite Spots: Avdimou (Cyprus), Blaauberg, Tarifa (Spain), El Gouna (Egypt), Paleranda (Aus)
  • Teaching Experience: Since 2010
  • Teaching Spots: Big Bay, Langebaan
  • Brands: Best, North, F-One, Mystic
  • Hometown: Cape Town South Africa
  • Languages: English, Afrikaans, Dutch and Russian

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