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Mini Interview: Adrian Tregoning

adrian3 A mini interview with Adrian Tregoning, whom most Playak readers probably already know as a member of the Playak core team :)

kayak surfThis interview was originally produced for the Portuguese Playak partner site  'kayaksurf.net'.

adrian1 Name: Adrian Tregoning
Age: Born 20 March 1982
Address: Cape Town, South Africa
Occupation: Mechanical engineer
Paddling since: 2004
Sponsors: Fluid
Website: http://adrian.playak.com/
More links: Playak.tv videosPlayak Photos

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Sportive achievements
Several first descents in West Sumatra, Indonesia. Also paddled in South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Sweden and Norway. But mostly just having a great time in beautiful places with my friends is achieving the goal already.

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Blauberg

Gear
Any boat, as long as it’s a Fluid Kayak. Using H20 and Werner paddles, Snap Dragon and Level 6 decks, Kokatat dry top, Astral PFD and Sweet helmets, as well as a few other things from Palm and Goya. No complaints.

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Favorite break
Anywhere with long rides. On a given day, Derde Steen, Karmers (Kamer Van 17) or Melkbosstrand’s Tubewave. All these spots are in Cape Town.

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Dwars River

Favorite paddler
Doug Ammons

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Karmers

Perspectives in paddling life style
Just enjoy it - paddle for yourself.

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Plett

How is kayaksurf in South Africa?
It’s awesome, that’s all I need to say…

Do you know Portugal?
Yes, they speak Portuguese there!

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Sumatra, Indonesia

About kayaksurf.net
All the best news and photos of surf kayaking from around the world! Stay tuned.

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Special thanks to
Jeroen Houttuin, Celliers Kruger, all of awesome my friends, and my mom and dad.

Thanks Adrian!

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Sponsors

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