Fully into swing, the Boot Dusseldorf trade show has now passed the halfway mark, so we decided to check on on all the latest happenings from this world famous water-sports show. Be sure to crack out your German-English translator though…
Firstly, Philip Koester, the German windsurfing wunderkind received the prestigious Surfer of the Year Award for his third consecutive year. An impressive feat from such a young windsurfer, take a look at the awards presentation in this clip.
Up next, Fanatics very own freestyling German surfer Adrian Beholz has been showing his face. There are some outstanding action shots in this video as Adrian powers through all the latest freestyle moves, at the same time he talks about the new sails with the head sail designer from Sailloft.
Moving on to the German Windsurf Talent of the Year, Nico Prien who impressed all throughout the Deutsch Windsurfing Cup. Heading home with a cool €2013, it looks like he is set for some summer training. Expect to hear more from Nico in the future.
The last video for this news item comes from a popular figure in Germany, Daniell Bohnhof. Spending a lot of his time in Pozo he has built up a reputation and was asked to come on stage to talk about his latest quests and his photography plans.