Kernow Kitesurf Club
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KKC Committee Members:

KKC Beach Representatives

Heading around the coast in a clockwise sense:

We are a BKSA affiliated kite surfing club

Neil Harper – Chairman

Home spot- Gwithian
Main style- Surfboard
Kite brands- Duotone
Fave conditions– 25kts Cross / Cross off with a 12s. plus swell please.
Drives- Vito Van
Occupation- Web Developer & Freelance BKSA Senior Kitesurf Instructor
Sponsors- Kitesurfkit, Duotone
Kitesurfing goals- Keep kiting as long as my knees allow :-)
Contact Details-

Lawrence Smith – Treasurer & Child Safety Officer

Home spot– Marazion
Main style- Having fun.
Kite brand- Ocean Rodeo
Fave conditions- Marazion ….. sunny day ….. out with mates …. decent swell and 8m weather.
Drives- VW Transporter
Occupation- Run Ocean High Kiteboarding, Kitesurf Instructor and Public Aquarium Designer.
Sponsors- none
Kitesurfing goals- Aspiring to Lee, Will and Denzil’s moves on waves but being realistic and settling for not catching an edge.
Contact Details- Tel: 01736719596

SimonCrabbSimon Crabb – Club Secretary

Home spot- Crantock
Main style- Waves
Kite brands- North Rebel kites and Slingshot wave boards
Fave conditions– Cross shore to cross off.
Drives- White camper van.
Occupation- Engineer
Sponsors- none
Kitesurfing goals- Kite until you’re too tired to kite anymore, until later or tomorrow.
Contact Details-

Nic Costa – Beach Safety Officer

Home spot- Gwithian, Bluff, Marazion
Main style- Twintip and occasional surf
Kite brands- Duotone
Fave conditions– Strong wind + kickers + waves
Occupation- Digital Marketing and design
Contact Details-

Craig SmithCraig Smith – Events Officer

Home spot- Watergate
Main style- Twin tip
Kite brands- Flexifoil
Sponsors- inkydeep, Flexifoil & Koncept gym newquay
Fave conditions– windy with kickers
Drives- himself into the sea
Occupation- Labourer
Kitesurfing goals- Carry on enjoying it
Contact Details-

Beach Representatives:

Listed in location order of heading around the Cornwall coast in a clockwise direction.

Par and St Austell area: Mark Randles

Home spot- Par
Main style-
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Marazion: Angus Tobey

Home spot- Marazion
Main style- Walking back upwind
Kite brands- Airush
Fave conditions– When it’s Hot, Windy and Sunny at the same time.
Occupation- Proud owner of , The Hoxton Special.

Contact Details-, Tel 07572432402

Bluff & Gwithian: Lee Foster

Home spot- Bluff
Main style- Big Air
Fave conditions– Flat Water
Occupation- Plumber


Bluff & Gwitian: Kim Peters

Home spot- Bluff
Main style- Freestyle
Fave conditions– Flat Water
Occupation- Veterinary Surgeon


Perranporth: Rory at Fistral on a Duotone Neo and a Slingshot boardRory Jenkins

Home spot- Perranporth
Main style- Hydrofoil, in and around waves.
Kite brands- Slingshot UFO’s for foiling, Duotone kites for the surf board.
Fave conditions– Enough wind for foiling.
Drives- Van.
Occupation- Retired
Sponsors- none
Kitesurfing goals- Keep on enjoying it.
Contact Details-

Craig SmithWatergate: Craig Smith

Home spot- Watergate
Main style- Twin tip
Kite brands- Flexifoil
Sponsors- inkydeep, Flexifoil & Koncept gym newquay
Fave conditions– windy with kickers
Drives- himself into the sea
Occupation- Labourer
Kitesurfing goals- Carry on enjoying it
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Daymer & Hawkers area: Mike Perry

Home spot- Daymer & Hawkers
Main style-  Wave board
Kite brands-
Fave conditions–
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