Sail number: K89
PWA Debut: 2000
PWA ranking 2013: 13th
Swift took part in Klitmoller and Maui, after injuring himself just before the Tenerife event. A 5th and 8th position show once Swift can compete for a whole year without injury he will surely be taking a top five finish.
Pozo 2012 result: 4th
Current BWA ranking: –
Sponsors: NeilPryde, JP Australia, Mystic, Maui Ultra Fins, Surazo, Gloryfy and Swox.
Swift’s PWA Quiver:
3x 340 FX100
5x 370 FX100
4x 400 FX100
I’M HOPING TO USE THE SMALL BOARDS AND SMALL SAILS, BUT I’M PREPARED FOR EVERYTHING!
2x JP Thruster Quad 73
2x JP Thruster Quad 83
2x JP Thruster Quad 93
Maui Ultra Fins X Quad / X Twin R in 9cm/14.5cm for the small boards
Maui Ultra Fins X Quad 9cm / 15cm for the medium and big boards.
“My highest scoring move is the push loop forward or double forward if the waves aren’t big enough for push forwards.”
Going hard. Swift is a powerhouse and excels in hardcore conditions. Who remembers his almost perfect pushloop forward from the Red Bull Storm Chase?
Swift is finally fully fit and as you can see in the video below really is a podium contender. His previous Pozo results show what Swift is capable of, it’s time to let his sailing do the talking…