Sten Uhlig

Born 1974 Started windsurfing 1986 Started kiting 1999 Started foiling 2016 Started winging 2019
Lake Chiemsee, Bavaria, Germany
49 years old
Wing foiling since 2019


KiteSurfSUPWindsurfWing Foil

Questions & Answers

What other water sports do you do and how long?

Surfing, kiting, snowboarding, skiing, MTB, surfskating....

What do you like about wing foiling?

It is simple! There are no prohibitions. Shitty spots and conditions are interesting again.

How did you learn and how long did it take you to wing foil?

With windsurfing and kitefoiling experience. It took me a day to get going.

What is your favorite gear combination and why?

Cabrinha X2, Stenninger Shapes boards, and Gong Foils ...cause that‘s what I ride

What do you want or believe will significantly improve the wing foiling gear?

More efficient foils.

What tips or recommendations do you have for anyone who wants to start?

Handling a wing is easy. Controlling a foil takes time. Be patient!

What is your biggest water sport achievement?

Having as much fun as possible.