Cape Town, South Africa – Airush Kiteboarding is pleased to announce the addition of Canadian, Sam Medysky, to the Airush International team and Sales Representative for Canada.
“Sam has been on our radar for a few years now” says Airush Marketing and Team Manager, Marc Schmid. “…he has been entrenched in the kiteboarding community for such a long time and simply loves to share the stoke. Not only does he kill it on the water, Sam is such a great ambassadors to the sport and to the Airush Kiteboarding brand off the water as well.”
A holder of 6 national championship titles, top 10 in 2016 Kite Park League, Red Bull King of the Air competitor, featured on numerous covers of International magazines, and a Kiteboarder of the Year award under his belt, Sam is not short of achievements through his career with even more to come.
“I’ve watched Airush develop as a brand since I started kiteboarding in 1998. With one of the largest ranges of gear, innovative technologies and one of the highest ranking team. I’m incredibly stoked to join the Airush family” comments Sam Medysky.
Not only will Sam be focused as a rider but he will also be taking over the roll as Canadian Sales Representative for Airush Kiteboarding and Trident Distribution. This decision was made on his already established connection with the Canadian kite community for over 15 years. He will be spending a lot of time with the local shops and riders with upcoming demo days to share the stoke of the Airush brand.
Airush North America Sales Manager, Kyle Flower, gives the thumbs up to the new addition. “Sam is a talented rider and all around great person. We are very excited to bring Sam into the Airush family and to a beach near you!”
Welcome to the Team, Sam!
Photography by: Chris Rollett
Airush Kiteboarding is a design and rider driven Kiteboarding brand based Cape Town, South Africa.
Airush was established in the late 90’s, in response to the demand for innovation in kiteboarding equipment. Developed and tested by some of the earliest innovators in the sport, the brand has always been on the cutting edge of product design and riding.
Headed by South African Brand and Design Director Clinton Filen, from their Cape Town HQ, where the legendary conditions create the perfect test ground for Kiteboarding equipment.
Airush is part of the Starboard group, with Norwegian windsurfing world champion, Svein Rasmusen serving as Group CEO. With active distribution in over 60 countries and one of the leading international teams in the sport, this collective of designers and athletes has grown Airush to one of the most innovative brands in kiteboarding.