Björn on his perfect tuned 2011 setup, iSonic 107 and Reflex II (Pic: John Carter).
See the full Marathon result here!!
C7: You started for the second time at the Ledge to Lancelin Marathon in 2011. What did you make different to win in 2011?
Björn Dunkerbeck: The main difference was, that I was on the right sail size and board size for the wind , but I also knew the course better for sure.
C7: What gear were you on?
Björn Dunkerbeck: I used the Isonic 107 and Reflex II in 7.8m. (info by the organiser: the wind was around 26 knots strong on the race course with an average swell of 2.5 m)
C7: Did your 2011 gear work excellent?
Björn Dunkerbeck: Yes, it was faster and felt easier than ever!
C7: Did you feel any pressure while the Marathon from your opponents or did you dominate the race from the beginning on?
Björn Dunkerbeck: I had the race under control from the beginning on.
C7: How would you describe the situation at the start, when you run with 196 other competitors in the water at the Ledge?
Björn Dunkerbeck: It was great!! Thanks to all you guys to show up and have fun!
C7: Will you stay for some testing and wavesailing and will you return to Europe, Gran Canaria immediately?
Björn Dunkerbeck: I will stay a few days here in Western Australia and then head back back to Europe again.
C7: You look extremely fit on the pictures. Do you feel prepared well to win the PWA Slalom title this season?
Björn Dunkerbeck: I feel GREAT and yes, I am ready for the Slalom season and the speedseason as well.
Check out Björn´s website to get more infos, what he is up in the moment!
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