46 years old, from Belgium,
Physiotherapist (manual therapist, sports therapist )
First aid teacher Belgian red cross
Seakayakcoach since 2004 in Belgium, later in Uk and Netherlands. Guided trips in Norway, France, Netherlands, UK, Portugal, Spain, Corse,…
BCU 5* sea
2001 crossing the Channel Calais Dover ( solo - assisted) 5h on 51 Km
2005 crossing from Ramsgate to Nieuwpoort (Belgium) 21h45’ on 140Km
2007 attempt to cross the Adriatic sea, rescued after 120Km
11-cities (Netherlands) 206Km in 30h
France- Jersey-France (non-stop) 68Km in 7h
Lot of other long trips up to +100 Km/day and crossings up to 35 Km

Whitewaterpaddler up to WW 4+
Whitewatercoaching since 2011 ( France, Slovenië, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Tjechie, Germany, Corse,…),
Whitewaterinstructor up to module 3
Rafted partly the Zambezi

Former reserve Officer para_commando Belgium
Extended outdoor experience in rock climbing, diving (4*CMAS), speleo, mountainbike, off-roaddriving,…
Extended Afrika expedition experience (off-roaddriving) as medic and camp manager