Our passion for kitesurfing and adventure is the driving force embodied in our team, which is shared with you when you join us on our specially crafted experiences at world-class kitesurfing locations.

The Zephyr Team consists of mature, friendly, and qualified instructors, coaches, and guides; and with a high ratio of team to guests, we can always offer quality services with no fuss, so you get the best out of your Zephyr Kite Tour.

If you’re keen to be a part of this fun and crazy crew, why not join our team?

OUR TEAM

CERTIFIED KITE FROTHERS!

BEN STROWGER

OWNER / DIRECTOR
KA SENIOR INSTRUCTOR | STOKECOACH | DUOTONE TEAM RIDER

HOME COUNTRY: England
YEARS KITING: 14 years
KITING ACHIEVEMENTS:
Winning my first individual kiteboarding medal at the 2023 QLD State Freestyle titles!
FAVOURITE KITE TRICK: Megaloop board-off
FAVOURITE KITE: 12m Duotone Evo D/Lab
WOO RECORD: 24.4m
KITESURFING GOALS: Double mega-loop

CAT JAY

CREATIVE DIRECTOR & ADMINISTRATOR
KA LEVEL 1

HOME COUNTRY: Australia
YEARS KITING: 4
KITING ACHIEVEMENTS:
Winning the 2021 QLD State Freestyle Title on my 40th birthday!
FAVOURITE KITE TRICK: Tweaked front-roll grab
FAVOURITE KITE: 8m Duotone Evo SLS
WOO RECORD: 9.9m
KITESURFING GOALS: Kite loops and inverted front/back rolls

2024 CHEF

MAX MEERTENS

HOME COUNTRY: Netherlands
YEARS KITING: 2.5 years
KITING ACHIEVEMENTS:
Having the best time of my life!
FAVOURITE KITE TRICK: Kiteloop late backroll
FAVOURITE KITE: 8m Duotone Rebel SLS
WOO RECORD: 15.8m
KITESURFING GOALS: For the next season, late back board-off & boogie loops

2024 INSTRUCTORS

PHIL GREEN

KA LEVEL 1

HOME COUNTRY: England
YEARS KITING: 10 years
KITING ACHIEVEMENTS: Becoming an instructor in 2016
FAVOURITE KITE TRICK: Jumping kite loop transition
FAVOURITE KITE: Duotone Evo
WOO RECORD: I’m happy to get my fins out of the water!
KITESURFING GOALS: To still be kiting when I’m as old as Graham Flynn!

NILS THEVENARD

IKO LEVEL 1

HOME COUNTRY: New Zealand
YEARS KITING: 12 years
KITING ACHIEVEMENTS: Landing a double kiteloop!
FAVOURITE KITE TRICK: Anything that involves short lines
FAVOURITE KITE: 2013 Slingshot Fuel
WOO RECORD: 24.1m
KITESURFING GOALS: Double kiteloop late backroll

DUSTIN WITKIEWICZ

IKO LEVEL 2

HOME COUNTRY: Poland
YEARS KITING: 3 years
FAVOURITE KITE TRICK: Dark slide
FAVOURITE KITE: 10m Duotone Dice
KITESURFING GOALS: Backroll kiteloop

MARSHALL LUCAS

KA LEVEL 1

HOME COUNTRY: Argentina
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ZEPHYR TEAM ALUMNI