End of PWA World Cup Season 2016

October 12th, 2016|

End of PWA World Cup Sylt (Germany), and PWA World Tour freestyle season 2016 is over!

One of the biggest events on tour is the PWA annual World Cup in Sylt(Germany), with big crowds of many […]

PWA World Cup Fuerteventura 2016

August 7th, 2016|

PWA Fuerteventura(Spanish Canary Islands)

End of PWA World Cup Freestyle Fuerteventura! Another great year here in Fuerteventura full of wind, excitement, emotions, fun, and great action!

After many trainings and giving it all to be on my […]

Opening PWA World Tour 2016

August 5th, 2016|

PWA World Cup Austria(Podersdorf)

A new world Cup season has been opened!

I arrived in Austria a day before the start of the event to get comfortable and ready for the competition. Day 1 of the competition […]

End of PWA 2015

October 10th, 2015|

End of PWA 2015 Sylt(Germany)

Before the World Cup Sylt was coming up I was back on my home island, Bonaire. Training hard and prepairing for the final World Cup of the 015 season.
As I started […]

PWA Fuerteventura 2015

August 1st, 2015|

As everyone knew already last year this was the tour stop where I injured my knee very badly and by that happening I was forced to drop out of the PWA world tour for the […]

Back on PWA Tour 2015!

May 12th, 2015|

After messing around with a knee injury and dropping out of last year’s PWA freestyle tour, I have finally made my first step to being back on the tour.

We got a big surprise by the […]

Crazy new video by Floris Tils!

April 7th, 2015|

Floris Tils from the Netherlands who also is a freestyle windsurfer did a great work on editing a sick new video for me!!! Thank you Floris! The video shows a lot of nice moves in […]

Kuma Movie is back to Bonaire!

March 26th, 2015|

The bear is back to Bonaire! If it’s about freestyle windsurf movies everybody knows the filming bear called Kuma from Japan! Check out his newest vids on his website kumamovie.com

By the way, Kuma himself is […]

Bonaire Goes Snowboarding?

February 26th, 2015|

What’s that?! It looks like snowboarding in Bonaire but it isn’t. the truth about this white snow I’m sailing so close to is just nothing else than salt foam at the salty Lakes of Bonaire. […]

Interview at 99novenove Website published

February 25th, 2015|

Please go to http://www.99novenove.it/youp-schmit-joins-99novenove/ and read their nice welcome for me in the 99novenove pro-team! Thank you guys! Awesome! I’m pround to be a part of the team!

Chevrolet: need sponsorship urgently!

February 25th, 2015|

Honestly, a sponsorship by Chevrolet is the most urgent one I really need to get*! I love your pick-ups so much. Driving my old Chevy feels like pure freedom and in a way like riding […]

In 2015 you can meet me at…

February 25th, 2015|

In 2015 I’ll take part in the PWA World Cups in leucate(France), Podersdorf (Austria), Fuerteventura (Canaries) and Sylt (Germany). Please don’t hesitate to show up at these outstanding events of freestyle windsurfing!

Most of time of […]

Shoot me! Professional and Private Photographers are welcome!

February 25th, 2015|

Besides the world cup contests it always is a nice experience to do a photo shoot or some video filming! Most pictures on my website are shot by Markus Seidel, a German windsurf journalist and […]

Need Advice for MB Freestyle Fins?

February 25th, 2015|

Selecting a matching freestyle fin is a sensible work to be done. My sponsor MB-Fins has a nice range. Tonky Frans and I like these fins a lot! If you’ve got a question about these […]

No rumors, it’s true: 99novenove is my new board sponsor!

February 25th, 2015|

Woaaahhhh! Kauli Seadi, Finian Maynard and now: me!!! All of us did join former wave champ Cesare Cantagalli’s brand 99 – novenove! Creating, shaping and building boards for almost 30 years in Italy first under […]

Avanti sails: outstanding light!

February 25th, 2015|

I got to say the bond with Avanti is better than ever. Finian Maynard have been working hard on the sails to have the perfect sail in my hands for the new season. Every sail […]

Follow me on facebook…

February 25th, 2015|

To get the latest information about my life as a professional freestyle windsurfer please make sure you follow me on facebook, YouTube and Vimeo. You and your buddies are welcome to join my community! You […]

You’re welcome at Surf Hostel Bonaire!

February 24th, 2015|

Bonaire is the perfect place for windsurfing and especially for freestyle windsurfers. Check out the Bonaire Surf Hostel on the way to the beach. I also live there! My dad’s foundation for early school leavers […]

Good news: my knee is totally cured

February 24th, 2015|

Some of you might have heard about my knee accidents last year. In Bonaire during a photo shoot in the waves I lost control doing a double. Sadly one foot was hooked in the strap […]


February 24th, 2015|

PWA Bonaire 2014, winning heat after heat, this picture was me winning a heat again the World Champ ..

My New Website

February 24th, 2015|

Thank you guys for visiting my totally refreshed official website. Here you’ll find a lot of news about my life as a professional freestyle windsurfer, about my results and heats in the PWA Worldtour and […]