Full Name: Yentel Caers
Date of Birth: 03/24/1995
Place of birth: Diest
Home Town Now: Ham
Instagram Handle: @Yentel_b16
Facebook Page: Yentel Caers B-16
Marital Status : Dating
Windsurfing/SUP/Foiling/Winging Since: 2001
Main Disciplines: Freestyle
Favourite Gear: 93L JP Freestyle 4.0 wizard
Favourite Foil Setup: Freestyle board with glide wind 13
Most Memorable Competition Experiences: World champion 2019! And European champion in Lanzarote with one event spare.
Competition experience you would most like to forget: None - even the bad ones you learn from for the next event.
Most Memorable Out of competition experiences (on the water): To be the first one to land a triple culo.
Out of competition experience you would most like to forget: Breaking gear, even a pro windsurfer I hate to break a mast, board,... even though I know i have many spare.
Favourite move: Double air culo!
Move you are most afraid of: Shifty forward and pushloop forward
Move you would most like to perfect: Mainly the moves on my darkside/badside
Best Possible Day: Surfing and mountain biking in the morning. Then a big freestyle session and to finish the day sunset wave session.
Favourite Music: Listen to mainly all music but love some hardstyle/harcore to pump up before the session.
Favourite Food: Belgian Fries
Favourite Spot: This I always find a hard one. Love lot of different places. But also get bored if I stay too long on same place. But for freestyle let’s say my home spot Brouwersdam on a perfect WSW day
3 things you cannot live without: Friends/family, windsurf, food
Favourite motor vehicle: I drive an Opel Movano for windsurfing but if I didn’t need so much place for gear I would like to have a Nissan GTR r35
People who have inspired you: In first place my family as they all windsurf after that Steven Van Broeckhoven
Career Highlights: World champion and European champion in same year.
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?: Hope the same as now! Windsurfing competing and having fun.
Current Sponsors: JP Neilpryde