Stefano Martinelli

Stefano Martinelli

Age: 28

Country: Italy

Specialty: Freestyle

Facebook: Stefano Martinelli

Instagram: @ste_martinelli

Current Residence: Colico, Italy

Home spot or break: Lake of Como

Titles or awards: vVce Italian champ 2013, 3rd at the European tour stop in Lamezia 2011

Currently riding: Naish Torch and Monarch board

Other Sponsors: Prolimit, Kitetech

Hobbies: Playstation 


How did you get into Kiting?
Thanks to my father I was able to starting kitesurf and from that day 13 years ago I never stopped doing it.

What’s the one thing you can’t live without?
Water (sea or lake doesn’t matter), pizza, playstation, and girls.

What’s in your backpack when traveling?
Some clothes so that if they lose my board bag I still have something to wear.

Favorite Movie?
Slevin, Ocean 11

Top five songs on your latest playlist?
Still loving to the music I was listening to in my teen days such as blink-182, sum41, and linkin park

Favorite post session beverage?
Beer or spritz

Favorite post session food?
mmm I definitely go for the beverage

You’re planning your dream trip, where are you going and who’s coming with?
Probably Cape Town is the real place that meets my dream spot, solid kiting in the day and good parties for the nightlife and for sure it will be with my close mates.

Favorite thing to do when not you’re not kiting?
 It’s not my favorite thing to do but I mostly work during the time of the water.

What, in your opinion, has been your greatest accomplishment?
Knowing that my parents are proud of me it’s still the best accomplishment that I can have.

What’s your favorite quote or saying?
Ready to ride

If you had a superpower, what would it be?
I think it will be teleport

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