Gustavo Arrojo

Gustavo Arrojo

Age: 26

Country: Spain

Specialty: Strapless Freestyle


Facebook: Gustavo Arrojo

Instagram: @gustavo_arrojo

Birthday: March 23, 1992

Current Residence: Tarifa

Home spot or break: Balneario, Tarifa

Titles or awards: Spanish Champion 2017

Currently riding:  Pivot & Skater 5´2″

Hobbies: Surfing, Windsurfing and Cycling

Interview

How did you get into Kiting?
When I was a kid, my father was a windsurfer and he taught me. I first started windsurfing and some years later I learned to kitesurf and since then this sport became the center of my daily life.

What’s the one thing you can’t live without?
The sea.

What’s in your backpack when traveling?
Laptop, Airpods and Go Pro

Favorite Movie?
“Point break”, this is my favorite film since I was 10 years old.

Top five songs on your latest playlist?
One of my favorite groups are ‘’The Black Keys’’ and ‘’The Cooks’’, in English, but usually, I listen to Spanish Music.

Favorite post session beverage?
In Summer fresh smoothie an in winter hot coffee.

Favorite post session food?
Italian Pasta

You’re planning your dream trip, where are you going and who’s coming with?
My dream trip is going to Hawaii, because of the environment, waves, wind, and biking… There you have all the perfect conditions for all sports. When I was really young I saw films and videos from there and I dreamed that one day I will go there and do them. I want my girlfriends to come with me because we share the love for all the sports we practice together.

Favorite thing to do when not you’re not kiting, SUPing or windsurfing?
Cycling is my another love. Now I have my own company, ‘’Ebike Spain’’, and I work for it with dedication.

What, in your opinion, has been your greatest accomplishment?
For me, it is really satisfying and makes me happy that every day I am able to dedicate myself professionally to my greatest passion.

What’s your favorite quote or saying?
‘’Living without thinking is like shooting without aiming.’’

If you had a superpower, what would it be?
It has always caught my attention ‘’to fly’’: the physical forces and the aerodynamic which make a plane to fly, the movement in a paragliding, the maneuver with a kite… For that, if a had a superpower, I would choose to fly like a bird.

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