Michael Näf

Addicted Wingsurfer from Switzerland. You only live once!
Swiss
Switzerland
32 years old
Wing foiling since 2019

Gear

ENSIS WingsMaui Ultra Fins

Sponsors

MysticENSIS WingsMaui Ultra Fins

Sports

SurfWindsurfSurf FoilWing Foil

Questions & Answers

What other water sports do you do and how long?

Wingfoil since 2019 Windfoil since 2016 Windsurf since 2012

What do you like about wing foiling?

Spirit, Feeling Free, Flying and just sharing days with friends in the water.

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

On a glassy Lake :P with Balz Müller (@radiculo). Best teacher learnt just after one day ;)

What is your favorite gear combination and why?

Ensis Wing (4.5m) and Boards (57l) for the best performance & Maui Ultra Foil (1000cm2) for maximum height in jumping.

What was your favorite wing surfing session?

First 6 Foot-wave riding in Swiss-Lake ( Neuenburgersee).

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

Monofoil for sliding reverse and doing combos ;)

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

Before you go, be sure you have the right gear.

What is your biggest water sport achievement?

2th Place @Freestyle Surf Super Session Fortaleza 2020 3th Place @GWA Kick-off Event at Engadinwind 2020 2x 3th Place @Foilstyle World Champion 2019/20