Michi Schweiger

Rider Profile

Nickname: Michi McEnroe

DOB: November 21, 1970

Hometown: Born in Vienna, Austria & living in Paia – Maui, Hawaii

Homespot: Ho’okipa

Titles: Brand Manager – Naish Windsurfing and Surfing

Sponsors: Naish & Quiksilver

Favorite Naish Gear:  Wave 70L & Vibe sails

WS goals for 2014: Get on the water as much as possible!


If you were an animal, what animal would you be & why?
I am an animal.

What would I find in your refrigerator right now?
Other animals.

If Hollywood made a movie about your life, whom would you like to see play the lead role as you?
Sean Connery

If you could be a superhero, what would you want your superpowers to be?
To breathe underwater.

Favorite song right now?
 “I shot the Sheriff” by Bob Marley

What’s the first thing you do when you wake up in the morning?
Try to get in the water or get some exercise after brushing my teeth.

What’s the coolest thing you learned from talking to a child?
That it does not require much talking to have fun.

My philosophy of life is….
To live it to the fullest extent and enjoy every day.

Special talent:
I can touch the tip of my nose with my tongue.

What’s the best advice anyone ever gave you?
If in doubt, don’t go out.