Sarah-Quita Offringa PWA Slalom World Champion. Enrico Marotti IFCA Slalom World Champion. Antoine Albeau Defi Wind / PWA Superstars Champion Hans Kreisel was the fastest man in the world at Luderitz 2021!
A refreshed start
NeilPryde merges Windsurf & Waterwear
As of 2018 NeilPryde Windsurf and NeilPryde Waterwear merge back under one umbrella brand: NeilPryde.
Fastest Windsurfer in the World
On Sunday, November 1st 2015, French windsurf legend Antoine Albeau bettered his own world record, achieving 53.27 knots while speed sailing in Luderitz, Namibia, in a custom-built 'ditch' designed to offer the perfect water conditions.
a new brand
NP surf launches
NPX and NeilPryde technical apparel merge under one umbrella brand, NP surf.
NPX kicks off
NPX, the edgy kitesurf waterwear brand, kicks off.
Launch of Cabrinha Kitesurfing
In order to get a footprint in the growing kitesurf sports and further diversify the business, the Pryde Group partners up with Pete Cabrinha to launch Cabrinha Kitesurf.
A new board brand in the portfolio
JP Australia kicks off
To further grow the offer of the Pryde group, the separate board brand JP Australia is created.
Growing the business
NeilPryde Waterwear launches
NeilPryde starts manufacturing neoprene wetsuits under its brand name.
NeilPryde is official windsurf rig supplier
NeilPryde successfully supplies the Olympic Windsurf rigs for the Barcelona Olympics.
NeilPryde #1 Windsurf Brand
Pushed by the ongoing growth in windsurf as well as by its brand leadership, NeilPryde grows to become the number 1 brand in windsurf across Europe.
Focus on Windsurf
NeilPryde Brand is established
Seeing the business opportunity in windsurf, Neil Pryde decided to focus on building his own windsurfing brand.
Building a Legacy
NeilPryde - The Beginning
Neil Pryde, a new Zealand native and olympic sailor living in Hong Kong, starts his business manufacturing yacht sails.