Florian Gruber

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6 days ago
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6 days ago

Kitesurfing is my business!

Here a great photo of the Levitaz shooting in Egypt

Make sure that you check out the new products on the website
https://levitaz.com

Hang loose

Pic by Alex Schwarz

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Florian Gruber posted a video
1 week ago

My first time on a 49er sailboat :D
A kitesurfer on sailing ground :D
Was a lot of fun ;)

Thanks to @___sanni_b___ and @leoniemeyer teaching me
@darianrubbel now it's your turn ;)

#fun #friends #sailing #sailboat #49er #kitesurfer #ocean #water #waterman #newexperience #youneverlearnout

Florian Gruber posted a photo
2 weeks ago

Had some good days in Denmark with 3 training races today!
Tomorrow slowly driving to Germany and then home
Such a little road trip can be so good for your mind ;) feeling free and enjoy life

Hang loose

#fun #friends #roadtrip #travel #sport #kitesurfing #kitesurfing #wave #enjoylife

Florian Gruber posted a link
2 weeks ago

Check out our small Vake video ;)

Thanks again to Jonas Lengwiler for the best Teammate on the world!!!

Also Big Thanks again to my sponsors:

FLYSURFER Kiteboarding for the best Kite
NP Surf for my comfortable harness
Livity for the best natural power bars on the world
Polarmond with the most comfortable outdoor sleep
Windytv with the perfekt forecast

See you next year on the start line ;)

https://vimeo.com/212751381

Florian Gruber posted a link
3 weeks ago

Yea we did it again!!!!
And this year it is the official long distance world championship

Just a small report
Rest will follow after resting
Today we finished after over 20 km of walking with 40kg extra weight

First thanks to the best team partner in the work Jonas Lengwiler

Than to my family and friends at home

And all my great sponsors for the perfect sport
FLYSURFER Kiteboarding
NP Surf
Livity
Windytv
Polarmond

Hang loose

Florian Gruber posted a photo
3 weeks ago

Let the race begin 😊

The Windytv Alpboys are ready for the VAKE Race 2017!

Going to be an epic fight
Follow us on the following link:
http://live.racetracker.no/vake2017/

Start should be at 10am
Let's rock

FLYSURFER Kiteboarding Levitaz NP Surf Windytv Livity
#livity #vake2017 #race #expedition #sport #ski #snowkite #norway #fun #snow #friends #battle

Florian Gruber posted a photo
1 month ago

First day done ;)
Had some good races and some with not that much luck and little mistakes!
Sitting on the 6th place now but really close with the other riders

Really fun to race in such a strong fleet :)

Keep pushing

Photo credit: @sebastiantron @flysurferkiteboarding @levitaz_kitefoils @npsurf @airush.deutschland @hydrofoil
#fun #kitesurfing #racing #kitefoiling #ocean #sun #hangloose #friends #sport

About
Florian Gruber, a German Kitesurfer from Garmisch-Partenkirchen is competing in Racing, Slalom, Freestyle and Foil. 2013 World Champion Formula Racing.
Birthday
12/26/1993
Description
Florian Gruber lebt in Garmisch-Partenkirchen und besuchte die Fachoberschule in Weilheim. Dort legte er das Fachabitur ab. Danach entschloss er sich, sich fßr die nächste Zeit ganz auf das Kitesurfen zu konzentrieren. Fßr das Wintersemester 2014/15 hat er einen Studienplatz an der Hochschule fßr angewandte Wissenschaften Ansbach bekommen und wird den Bachelorstudiengang Business International Management (BIM) fßr Spitzensportler belegen.

Gruber betreibt das Kitesurfen in der Disziplin Course Racing, bei der wie beim Regatta-Rennen im Segelsport ein ausgelegter Tonnen-Kurs umrundet wird und der jeweils Schnellste der Sieger ist. Er ist Mitglied beim Altmühltal-Segelclub in Muhr am See im Fränkischen Seenland und betreibt mit seinem Vater und Trainer Erwin Gruber eine Surfschule in Absberg am Großen Brombachsee.

Gruber tritt zudem in den Disziplinen Freestyle und Slalom an, fährt Kitefoil-Rennen mit und ist im Winter bei Snow-Kite-Veranstaltungen aktiv. Als Ausgleichssport betreibt er Skifahren und war in der Eishockey-Mannschaft des EV Mittenwald aktiv.
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