Twan Verseput


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