All about Twan:
Date of Birth: 12.05.1993
Living in: Netherlands / Heerenveen
Windsurfing since: 2012
Discipline: Speed / Slalom
Most important results and achievements:
-World Champion Speed 2017
-World Champion Speed 2018
-Dutch Speed Record 52,49 knots 2019
-5x Winner Odyssee of Spee
-Winner Luderitz Speedchallenge 2017
-2nd place Luderitz Speedchallenge 2019
-World Recordholder Production Board 2019 (52.49 knots)
Favourite PATRIK Setup (Board/Sail): Patrik Speed 43 / Race+ 5.2
Windsurfing moment you won´t forget: Breaking 55,88 knot vmax and Dutch record 52.49 knots in 2019!
Favourite move: Laying down the sail in the speedcanal with 50 knots plus!
Favourite Spot: Diaz Piont(Namibia), De Houw(Netherlands)
Goals for the next 5 years: Helping out the youngsters in speed, chasing my personal bests (and the world record:)) and working together with the Patrik team to make the best speed gear possible!
Motto in live: They told me i couldn't, that's why I did.
Best song before a windsurf session: Millencolin - SOS
Other activities beside windsurfing: Biking, fitness