Donato Freens

Intro
At only 14 years of age, Donato is a fierce, feared and respected competitor among elite racers. He has chosen to race in the adult men / open division because of his advanced development.

He started competing in 2017 and has been a household name since. In the year 2019, he has finished in the top ten amongst seasoned elite male paddlers in various competitions in North West Europe.

Favourite Discipline
SUP Surfing

Quiver
7’6 Pocket Ace
14’0 by 21 inch Flat Water Race

Main Results 2018
Open Belgian Championships Long Distance: Elite Men: 3rd
Open Belgian Championships Tech Racing: Elite Men: 2nd

Results 2019
Stage 1 Dutch SUP Tour Haarlem 19.5km: Elite Men: 8th
NRW State Championship Bochum 12km: Elite Men: 2nd
Stage 2 Dutch SUP Tour Leeuwarden 17km: Elite Men: 5th
Stage 1 Belgian SUP Tour 8km: Elite Men; 2nd
Stage 3 Dutch SUP Tour 9.4km: Elite Men: 7th

Sponsors
Blue Planet Surf
Onda Wetsuits
Freens Watersport

Krista van Beek

Intro
Krista joined the team in early 2018 and has shown since that she is a serious contender in any race she participates in. She won the 2018 Open Belgian Championships in Long Distance Racing on her 21 inch Flat Water Dugout board. Watch out for her during 2019!

Favourite Discipline
Flat Water Long Distance Racing

Quiver
14’0 by 21 inch Flat Water Race

Main Results 2018
Open Belgian Championships Long Distance: Elite Women: 1st

Results 2019
Stage 1 Dutch SUP Tour Haarlem 19.5km: Elite Women: 6th
Stage 2 Dutch SUP Tour Leeuwarden 17km: Elite Women: 3rd

Sponsors
Blue Planet
Exsin
Crossfit Kampen
Julbo Eyewear