Florian Gruber

Florian Gruber

Pro Rider | 2,388

Florian Gruber posted a video
2 weeks ago

Supper happy to announce my new sponsor!!! Thanks to be part of the Volkswagen Nutzfahrzeuge Team.
It’s like a dream come true. Since I got my driver license I drove always a Volkswagen van. After my T4 and T5 I can’t wait to discover the world with my new California Beach.

Enjoy the video ;)

Cheers :)

Thanks to the amazing filming crew
Manu Grafenauer Max Matissek

FLYSURFER Kiteboarding Levitaz NeilPryde Waterwear & Accessories BSR Board Service Reese Kite-Elements
#advertising #werbung #partnerdersurfer #vwn #vwcalifornia #vanlife #beach #journey #travel #fun #beach #kitesurfing #watersports #sun

Florian Gruber posted a photo
2 months ago

Follow the Windy Alpboys at the hardest Snowkite race

https://map.racetracker.no/?race=vake_2019

Florian Gruber posted a link
2 months ago

Follow me and Jonas on the hardest Snowkite race

https://map.racetracker.no/?race=vake_2019

Florian Gruber is at Lago de Silvaplana.
Florian Gruber is at Lago de Silvaplana.
2 months ago

After exiting events of the SnowKite WorldCup this winter in Italy, Turkey and Swiss this weekend, I made it to the top of the podium.
I am super happy to win the world champion title in the disciplines course racing and long distance :)
And also be able to secure the overall tour win!

Thanks a lot to my sponsors for the great support and gear preparation:
FLYSURFER Kiteboarding NeilPryde Waterwear & Accessories Goodschi Levitaz Kite-Elements
Ski preparation by Skischule GaPa Brunner and Kandahar Skiwax

#snowkiting #skwc #race #longdistance #worldcup #worldchampion #fun #friends #competition #extremsport #snowkite #snow #action #sun @ Lago de Silvaplana

Florian Gruber posted a photo
4 months ago

Ready to cut some waves again 🤙🏽
With the new levitaz transformer Levitaz

📸: Alex Schwarz

#kitesurfing #kitebording #wave #surfing #sun #ocean #puertorico #friends #fun #action #kitefoil

Florian Gruber posted a photo
6 months ago

Follow the sun ;)

Epic training conditions with a beautiful sunrise at the Levitaz photo shooting earlier this year in Puerto Rico with Adrian Geislinger
We both where on our „Bionic“ setups and the „Raze“ Board! Available on the Levitaz website!
Kite: FLYSURFER Kiteboarding Sonic race

📸: Alex Schwarz

NP NeilPryde Livity Linestofly Kite-Elements

#sunrise #sun #beach #bluesky #extremesports #friends #training #photoshoot #ocean #loyaltothefoil #flyoverwater #sharethestoke #colors

Florian Gruber posted a photo
7 months ago

Can’t wait to hit the snow soon ;) !!!

Let’s hope for a great winter :)

📸: @thomasburblies

#nosnownoshow #snowkiting #action #snow #sun #fun #mountains #friends #snow #bluesky

Florian Gruber posted a photo
7 months ago

Kick the Monday feeling away ;)

Between all my racing I always find time for some free riding with the Levitaz range and FLYSURFER Kiteboarding kites :)

📸: Alex Schwarz

#mondaymotivation #mondayfunday #goodvibes #goodvibesonly #flyoverwater #sharethestoke #fun #sun #ocean #bluesky #kitesurfing #kitefoil #jump

Florian Gruber posted a photo
7 months ago

Super happy to finish 3rd on the final event of the Kite foil Gold Cup and 4th at the overall ranking in the kite foil open World championship!

Big thank you to all who supported me at the event! Specially to the best service team Andreas and Micha 🙂

Also big thanks to all my great sponsors for the support of an amazing season:
FLYSURFER Kiteboarding Levitaz BSR Board Service Reese NP NeilPryde Livity Linestofly Kite-Elements
All pics by the one and only Alex Schwarz 📸

#loyaltothefoil #sardinia #kiteracing #kitefoil #kitesurfing #actionsports #waterman #extremesports #sun #fun #friends #ocean #water @ Sardinia

Florian Gruber posted a photo
8 months ago

Intense two competitions in China at the Kitefoil Gold Cup!!!

Finished 9th in Weifang and 4th in Pingtan.
Had some ups and downs but in the end I was happy :)

Thanks to my sponsors for the great support!
FLYSURFER Kiteboarding Levitaz BSR Board Service Reese NP NeilPryde Livity Linestofly Kite-Elements

#kitesurfing #kiterace #foilracing #sports #kiteboarding #water #ocean #china #action #fun #friends #competition #extremesports

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 für die nächste Zeit ganz auf das Kitesurfen zu konzentrieren. Für das Wintersemester 2014/15 hat er einen Studienplatz an der Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaften Ansbach bekommen und wird den Bachelorstudiengang Business International Management (BIM) für 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.
Category
Athlete

Rider Owner: To edit this page simply visit Florian Gruber and update your About > Page Info section. Changes you make there will sync to this page after a few hours.

2 weeks ago | 2:57

A special test event to trial the new mixed relay race format that will be used when kiteboarding makes its historic debut at the Paris…

931
1 month ago | 00:59

It is no secret what Florian Gruber can do on a foil board, watch Florian as he boosts on his Levitaz hydrofoil. Gregor John, once…

555
2 months ago | 3:34

The 2019 IKA SnowKite World Champions were crowned at Lake Silvaplana in perfect conditions, after a full season kicking off with Formula GPS in Roccaraso,…

559
7 months ago | 2:30

Congratulation Maxime Nocher and Kirstyn O'Brien! With Maxime finishing 2nd here at the KiteFoil Gold Cup Final in Sardinia, behind Regatta winner Nicolas Parlier, he…

686
7 months ago | 2:37

Unfortunately today the wind was not enough for racing in Sardinia. However, everyone enjoyed a fun day. Check out the highlights! Stay tuned for more…

292
8 months ago | 03:08

Pure petrol power versus The power of the wind! On Rømø Beach, Denmark, two forces of nature showcased in their fastest and rawest forms. It’s…

7,327
9 months ago | 10:5

59 competitors from 19 nations are gathered in Southern Italy for the 2018 TT: R Open World Championships; a fleet of the globe's fastest young…

342
10 months ago | 3:9

Check out the TwinTip: Racing (TT: R) World Championships Day 5 highlights! Local rider, Sofia Tomasoni seized the title in a nerve-jangling final race at…

707
10 months ago | 3:9

The TwinTip: Racing (TT: R) World Championships went down to the wire with local girl Italy’s Sofia Tomasoni seizing the title in a nerve-jangling final…

707
10 months ago

Tight Racing at Women’s TT: R Worlds in Italy Shakes up Order! Margins separating the top athletes in the women’s fleet at the fiercely-contested TwinTip:…

10 months ago | 2:16

Let's see if Florian Gruber and Poema Newland will continue to dominate their fleet and win the titles, stay tuned for more updates!

431
10 months ago

The gap between the leading kiteboard racers narrowed after an intense day at the thrilling TwinTip: Racing (TT: R) World Championships being fought out on…

Issue 60

We chat to Tim Turner, the man behind one of the biggest long distance kite races on the planet about what makes the event so popular and so successful, and also about how Nico Parlier can travel at 60kph for 19 minutes straight!

2 years ago
Issue 56

Jack Galloway heads to the Red Bull Ragnarok in Norway to do battle with 350 snowkiters from around the world in the toughest race within our sport!

3 years ago
Issue 45

More images with no particular place to call home this issue!

5 years ago

Featured Riders

Marc Jacobs

New Zealand

18,393
Submit a Rider
×

Share - Florian Gruber

×