Laguna dello Stagnone, Sicily, Italy
Date of Birth
Greece and Brazil
Favorite Gear Set-Up
11m Vegas Click Bar S, Team Series SLS 144
Biggest Career Achievement
6x Italian Champion/ Vice European Champion/ 6th overall 2018
YOUR HOBBIES ASIDE KITEBOARDING?
Skate, surf, photographer, wakeboard, skimboard, sailing..
WHAT DO YOU DO ON A DAY WITHOUT WIND?
Body weight work out, eat pizza and pasta
WHAT STYLE OF MUSIC ARE YOU INTERESTED IN?
Hip hop, reggae, rock
HOW AND WHY DID YOU START KITEBOARDING?
I stared kiteboarding thanks to my best friend Gabriele, in 2011, after 6 mouth I was Italian champion.
WHY ARE YOU RIDING FOR DUOTONE?
I did my first water start with the VEGAS back in 2011, and from there I never change kite, with duotone we are like a family, they grow me up since day one, if I’m the person who I am now is also thanks to duotone family.
WHAT IS YOUR MAIN GOAL FOR THE FUTURE?
My mail goal side last November was become worlds champion, but now I did it, so I set up my goal to win 3x world title :)
WHAT TRAINING DO YOU DO TO STAY FIT?
The most important think is the alimentation, that I follow every single day, + some training out of the water when I don’t kite, and I really take care about my rest, because rest in part of the progress.
WHAT WOULD HAVE BEEN YOUR JOB IF YOU WOULDN´T BE A PRO KITEBOARDER?
For sure I was pro in some other sport, like maybe skate or football, or sail.. sport has been always part of my life since my dad in a biker, and at 60 is still pushing hard..
WHAT´S YOUR FAVOURITE FOOD?
Pizza and pasta is my fav, I don’t eat vegetable.
WHAT DID YOU ALWAYS WANT TO SAY?
Message for new generation:
Believe in yourself, even when people say that u will never made it in your dream, this happens to me a lot as I start kiting when I was 19 year old, so I was to old they say but at the end I never gave up and I’m f***ing WORLD CHAMPION <3