Svein Rasmussen is one of the big players in windsurfing nowadays. He 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.
50 year-old Svein is the owner of Starboard and explains in the following interview, how everything started, from the beginning at the Arendal Sailing club in Norway to a professional Worldcup racer and later to a businessman and successful board producer in Thailand, who delivers boards all around the world.