PWA Committees

Within the PWA there are several committees made up of PWA sailors who give their time, energy and expertise, to help shape the association throughreserachingand developing new ideas, rules, competition formats and anything that stands to benefit the association and the sport.

PWA Wave Sailors Committee

Sarah-Quita Offringa
Justyna Sniady
Robby Swift
Victor Fernandez
Leon Jamaer
Marc Pare
Graham Ezzy

PWA Slalom Sailors Committee

Maciek Rutkowski
Marion Mortefon
Jordy Vonk
Matteo Iachino
Sara Wennekes

PWA Freestyle Sailors Committee

Dieter Van der Eyken
Sarah-Quita Offringa
Maaike Huvermann
Lennart Neubauer
Antony Ruenes
Adam Sims
Nicolas Akgazciyan

PWA Sustainability Committee

Tasmin Chilcott
Alice Read
Marine Hunter
Jenna Gibson

Our Sustainability Committee will reduce the negative environmental impacts at PWA events. Using learnings from other sporting events to develop positive actions in removing single-use plastics, reducing and offsetting CO2 emissions. Whilst also working with local community organisations to contribute to a meaningful legacy at the host event location.

PWA Events Committee

Ocean Lescadieu
Oda Sverre
Bruno Martini
Enrico Marotti
Ingmar Daldorf

The Events committee is scouting the world for new event opportunities. They are looking for the best waves, the most spectacular freestyle spots and the best racing venues that the sport has to offer.

PWA Marketing Committee

Sara Wennekes
Maaike Huvermann
Helle Oppedal
Tristan Algret
Justyna Sniady
Rytis Jasiunas

The Marketing Committee is looking into how to create the most value for the organisers from existing events. Working on PWA merchandise and looking for sponsorship opportunities.

PWA Media / Social Media Committee

Elena Sandera
Sarah Jackson
Jordy Vonk
Maciek Rutkowski
Nico Prien
Marije Elgersma
Chris Yates
Ruaraidh Somerville

The Media committee is creating new social media post templates. Come up with ideas on how to best use the content we have and make sure that everything that goes online looks as shiny as possible.