Svein Rasmussen

Date of Birth : June 5th 1963
Nationality : Norwegian

Svein started windsurfing in 1978 and won the Mistral Worlds in 1983. He was a gold medalist candidate for the 1984 Olympics and spent 10 years on the PWA circuit. In 1991, he became the first sailor to win all disciplines in the IFCA Production-board Class Worlds.

Svein founded Starboard in 1994 which has grown to become the World’s leading windsurf board brand. Famous for his energy levels and bold creative character, Svein continues to push for radical ideas in the quest to bring windsurfing to new levels.