Specialty: Freestyle, Slalom, Wave
Facebook: Nicholas Slijk
Current Residence: Torbole, Lake Garda, Italy
Home spot or break: Torbole
Currently Riding: Force 4, Lift, Mad Dog, Hover 122 + Thrust Windsurf
Other Sponsors: Shaka surf shop
Hobbies: cycling and photography
How did you get into Windsurfing?
Since I was little my dad was running a windsurfing school here in Garda so, i’ve been surrounded by windsurfers my whole life. It was inevitable, that I would love it.
What’s the one thing you can’t live without?
What’s in your backpack when traveling?
My Camera, a good book and board shorts
Top five songs on your latest playlist?
Don’t look back in anger – Oasis
Talk is cheap – Chet Faker
Makeba – Jain
Alright – Jamiroquai
Got to give it up – Marvin Gaye
Favorite post session beverage?
Favorite post session food?
You’re planning your dream trip, where are you going and who’s coming with?
Probably the Mentawais on a boat with a bunch of friends!
Favorite thing to do when not you’re not kiting, SUPing or windsurfing?
What, in your opinion, has been your greatest accomplishment?
Top 10 at the one hour classic. An iconic slalom competition here in Lake Garda
What’s your favorite quote or saying?
“Good karma is good life”
If you had a superpower, what would it be?