Bio

Olly is the oldest of three brothers and is a real all round waterman. Olly was the European junior freestyle champion in 2010, and became race youth world champion in 2012, defending his title in 2013. Olly is 2013 & 2014 men’s European Champion and lies in 1st position in the world rankings. Olly took winner in record time of the Red Bull Lighthouse To Leighton Race 2014. Currently Olly is the one to beat and also shows his cross over skills on the kite hydrofoil where he has taken 2nd at the Gold Cup series.

Tom Has been European freestyle Youth Champion since 2010, won the 2013 & 2014 PKRA Youth World Championships and Virgin Kitesurf Junior world Champion 2015. Tom has been around kiteboarding since he was age 7 and has been a role model for many young kiters. Tom is always ‘tricking’ with a skateboard, his BMX, mountain bike or in a tree and has just been signed by Red Bull UK as an undercover athlete.

Guy is British Kite foiling National Champion 2015 and vice PKRA, European junior freestyle champion. Guy has a very special affiliation with the kite hydrofoil and has scored top 10 places in the foil gold cup this season and will put on the best of shows on the local beaches. When not on the water Guy will be found cooking or playing football for a local team. In 2013 Guy was 2nd in the National Stand Up Paddle Youth division and will often be seen taking the biggest drops.

Steph (mum) is a five time kite race World Champion and currently ranked as number 1 woman in the world. She is self taught and has been competing at a national level since 2004 and an international level since 2007. She claimed the title of European champion in 2012 & 2013 and regained her world tittle in 2014. She was on the 3 shortlisted nominations for ISAF Rolex Sailor Of the Year in 2014 and took the stage with many of the sailing legends. Steph is also the holder of the Guinness world record for being the “fastest person to be towed by a car while pulled along water”. Steph is an IKA Ambassedor & is more recently involved in training and development bringing kite racing to the next level all over the world.

Eric, (Dad) as well as being a keen kiteboarder, has worked in the water sports industry for 18 years and is one of the founders of the  BKSA Instructor Training Scheme  Together with Steph, he runs a business in their hometown of Exmouth; Edge Watersports. The company teaches people of all ages and standards and are well known also for their Kite Safari trips to winter sun destinations. Eric is a constant mentor for the team and will ensure their training to the best of their ability.