We are happy to announce that Nils Knoop will be the manager for the Kitesurf Tour Europe 2011. Nils has worked with us during the last two years at various events as well as with media and kitebaording brands in the industry. His high energy and passion for the sport will help to fuel the progressive growth and international development of kitesurfing in Europe and push the sport to the next level.
Nils is passionate about action sports and has been a kitesurfer, surfer, snowboarder and wakeboarder for many years. He has worked with Liquid Force Kiteboarding and as editor for the online extreme sport magazine sport2. Moreover, he has gained a Master degree in Sport Management at the German Sport University Cologne majoring in Sport Marketing and Sport Event Management. Besides that, study and work experiences in various countries around the world have provided him with knowledge in five modern languages, intercultural communication skills and a strong understanding of the action sport industry.
"I am very enthusiastic about being responsible for the Kitesurf Tour Europe 2011 and about meeting riders from all over the world that will compete in the international events. Kitesurfing has experienced an immense growth in popularity in recent years and I am sure that with the Kitesurf Tour Europe, we will push the sport to the next level. I have always been passionate about action sports and especially about kitesurfing and I am happy to be part of it now. There is a lot of potential in the sport and I am excited to deliver successful and professional events to continue the growth in the future. I am looking forward to the season 2011!” Brand Guides happily welcomes Nils Knoop to the team!