|Nationality: USA and Costa Rica
Date of Birth: August 22nd 1983
Lives: Jupiter, FL
Started Kiting: 2004
Sponsors: Cabrinha, Dakine, Transcend, NPX, The Black Dog
Competes: Everything! Freestyle, wave riding, course racing and speed racing. I compete mostly in US events, but I have been doing some of the world championships in course racing and speed racing. I am hoping to go to some of the wave riding events.
MELISSA'S HIGH FIVES:
Description: Easy going, compassionate, happy and loves the ocean and nature.
Kitesurfing Style: I like all styles.
Top Places to Ride: In the US: Jupiter, Hatteras, The Gorge, San Francisco, anywhere in the Caribbean, South Africa, Brazil, Costa Rica and many more!
Favourite Moves: Most importantly have fun! Push yourself to try new things, but always be safe.
Riding Tips: Just have fun and kite the way you like.
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