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One-on-one with Leonardo Casati

One-on-one with Leonardo Casati

At only 15 years of age, Leonardo's talent shines every time he's on the water. We are thrilled to have this young gun on the team, and we assure you, he is one to follow closely. 

Leonardo Casati 

Discipline: Big Air, Strapless and Wave riding 

Date of birth: 10.06.2009

Where are you from? Italy

And where are you based now? Tenerife, Canary Island

How/when did you get into kiting? I got into kiting thanks to my dad that tought me, also thanks to my brother, Lorenzo, who motivated me to get into kitesurfing.

What are your biggest achievements in kiting so far? Two times Junior World Champion, Freestyle and Big Air U14, Strapless 2022

Why join Harlem? What excites you about joining the Harlem Family? 

I Joined Harlem because of the really good kites and the family that is so nice and they always listen and help you. 

What do you like about the gear set-up?

I really like the Harlem Force because they are really fast and light. 

What are your goals and aspirations for the future?

Win the Red Bull King of the Air, win the Megaloop Challenge, be GKA World Champion, Strapless/Wave World Champion, and also winCold Hawaii.

Favourite spot in the world: Tarifa and Tenerife

What or who inspires you? My dad an my brother

Describe yourself with 3 words: Funny, Ambitious, Hard-worker, Tenacious

Any curious fact about you that no one knows yet: I was jumping 25 meters when i was 10 years old. 

Follow Leonardo on Instagram.

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