Duarte Coelho - Director/Kitesurf Instrutor

Full Name : Duarte de Castro do Valle Baptista Coelho

 

Kite Certifications:

- IKO - International Kiteboarding Organization ( International ) .

- FFVL - French Federation of Free Flight ( International )

- FPVela - Portuguese Sailing Federation

 

Academic Qualifications:

- Degree in Sports Management from the University FMH and ISEG.

 

Additional courses and information:

Nº Carta de marinheiro: 46588

Nº Cédula de treinador: 35234

Nº de registo no Turismo de Portugal: 393/2010

Nº de apolice do seguro de Operador Maritimo Turistico: 85/21393

 

- National Course instructor Kite - Portuguese Sailing Federation

- International Course instructor Kite - French Federation of Free Flight.

- International Course instructor Kite - International Kiteboarding Organization .

 

- Lifeguard National certification.

- Sail Skipper.

- 1s Aids Course.

- Pilot Level 4 Paragliding - Portuguese Federation of Free Flight.

- Pratictioner (Neuro-Linguistic Programming ) .

- Pratitioner Psychosynthesis .

- Yoga instructor - Mohni Van Sant Sewa Research Center and Ashram ( India - Rishikesh ) .

 

Curriculum

- Kitesurf May 1998 – Started flying Kite.

August 2001 - 2nd Place the 1st national championship " Overpower Kite Contest 01 " .

April 2002 - Participation on the Kiteboard Pro World Tour 2002 at Tarifa Spain " Red Bull Sky Ride in 2002 ."

May 2002 - 5th Place in the 1st round of the national championship Kitesurf ( CNK ) - Viana do Castelo .

June 2002 - 1st Place in the Hang Time contest, in Lagoa de Albufeira .

April 2003 - 1st place in the competition " Best Trick " of the 1st stage of CNK 2003 - Vilamoura .

May 2003 - 5th Place in 2nd stage of CNK - Viana do Castelo .

July 2003 - 1st Place in the Final CNK - Costa da Caparica .

November 2003 - 11th (out of 60 riders) in the long-distance race of the final World Cup kitesurfing " PKRA " in Ceará, Brazil.

May 2004 - 3rd turn in 2nd stage of CNK .

August 2005 - 2nd place kickers and sliders contest in Braga .

September 2006 - Participation in the World Cup , Wave Masters - Guincho .

May 2007 to March 2010 - President of the Portuguese Federation Kite.

September 09 - Member of International Olympic Committee Kitesurfing (part of IKA - International Kiteboarding Association).

April 2009 - President of Portugal Kite Sports Club .

 

Other sports and practices :

Rugby 1990-1993 . ( National Champion in 1992 )

Rowing 1995-1998 . ( National Champion in Yolle 4 ( Junior ) in 1996 )

Surf from 1998 until today.

Yoga since 2003 until today .

Mountain Bike since 2006 until today .

Paragliding 2007-2011 .

SUP ( Stand Up Paddle ) from 2012 until today.

Informações \ Marcações

Email: kitesurfway@gmail.com

Tlm: (+351) 916 131 947


Nº Cédula de treinador IDP: 35234
Nº RNAAT: 393/2010
Nº de apolice OMT: 85/21393

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