PWA Athletes

Björn Dunkerbeck

Björn  Dunkerbeck
Age: 47
Height: 191
Debut: 1986
Residence: Switzerland
Nationality: Dutch
Boards: Starboard
Sails: Severne Sails


From 2007 Bjorn races under SUI-11 since he now has homes in Switzerland and Silvaplana , Engadin. He still also uses E-11, the E-11 will always be there,  now more than ever for Europe -11
The most successful athlete of all times with 41 World Champion Titles:

12 x Overall (88/89/90/91/92/93/94/95/96/97/98/99)
10 x Slalom (88/89/90/91/92/93/94/05/11)
5 x Course Racing (90/91/92/93/94)
4 x Racing (95/96/97/98/99)
7 x Waveriding (90/92/93/94/95/99/01)
1 x Freestyle (98)
2 x Speed (94/05)
41 Times World Champion

Björn Dunkerbeck – son of a Dutch father and a Danish mother – has won the world windsurfing championships 41 times. The man has a kind of killer instinct when it comes to winning, and as he says: "When you compete, winning’s the only thing that matters.


Starboard, Severne Sails, Ocean Earth, Red Bull, Julier Palace, GoPro, Ecotel, DunkerbeckEyewear, Chris Benz, Camp David, Siam Park, Hotel Albana,, Lake Silvaplana