Adventure Sports Network just published a feature with Cabrinha founder and brand manager Pete Cabrinha. The article looks back to 4 decades at the cutting edge of waterspouts and the evolution of Pete Cabrinha.
“When I first saw a kitesurfer launch into the air and get way more hangtime than any windsurfer I’d ever seen I was curious. It was so familiar and like an odd spin-off of all the sports we'd done before. There were a handful of guys who had a memory of the start of windsurfing and we knew it was going to kick. However the equipment was very basic, so out of necessity I started building my own kites and boards under the Cabrinha label."
"Foilboarding reignited a feeling I haven’t had in a long time. It is so addictive because you end up chasing two-foot waves with the same intensity as head high or double overhead waves. On Maui it’s fired everyone up from the groms to the old guys. The future seems limitless.”
READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE