Name: Roderick Pijls
Date of birth: 28-09-1991
Nationality: Dutch/ French
Hometown: Sommelsdijk, The Netherlands
Sponsors: Protest Sportswear, Peter Lynn Kiteboarding, Lieuwe boards, AppleTree boards
Roderick Pijls is a sportsman from top to toe. Before Roderick discovered his passion of kiteboarding he played several years on the highest level field-hockey and attending selection days for the National team. 8 years ago Roderick discovered his passion and love for the sport, kitesurfing. While graduating Business Administration on the Erasmus University, Roderick trained and followed his passion and heart for the kitesurfing sport. Training for several years brought him to where he’s now! Enjoying life to the fullest and competing in World-Championships of kitesurfing.
Being on top of his game he can’t imagine a life without sports.