Whether it's relaxed paddling through picturesque landscapes, exhilarating speed rides or energetic surfing at the most beautiful surf spots along the coast: the trend sports sector has plenty of options in store for watersports enthusiasts and will make you want to do more – especially in summer.
You’re not sure which board suits you best? You’ve already found the right sport but are always looking for something new? Find out now which beach sport you can take off with this summer – with the boot Düsseldorf self-test.
Here's how it works:
Read through the following statements at your leisure and decide on an answer option (A, B or C). It's best to write down your answers on a separate piece of paper or on your cell phone.
After you’ve answered all the questions, add up the answer letters. The majority will determine what type you are and which trend sport suits you best!
Which beach sport type are you?
I like trend sports and watersports best ...
a) at a lake or river. b) at the sea. c) at a watersports facility or behind a motorboat.
What do I want to get from my watersports?
a) relaxation & rest. b) a little of both. c) action & adrenaline.
When it comes to watersports I want to ...
a) be flexible and independent. b) not have to carry a lot of extra equipment around. c) feel wind & water.
When I think about beach sports…
a) I look forward to spending time alone/with my family in nature. b) I immediately think of lightness and good vibes. c) I want to go faster, higher and further.
For my beach sport I’m ready ...
a) to transport board & paddle to the next lake. b) to get up early. c) to drive to the next facility – no matter how far.
When it comes to new trend and beach sports...
a) I like to take time for myself and nature. b) I can live with sand between my toes. c) I’ll put up with spectacular crashes.
My watersports motto is:
a) "Worry less, paddle more" b) "Go with the waves" c) "Better to wake at the lake"
What do you do when summer is over?
a) I put on my thick wetsuit and continue near home. b) I follow the sun and continue where I can. c) I grab my snowboard and head for the mountains.
I prefer ...
a) flat water – without any waves. b) high waves and an effervescent ocean. c) lake or sea – doesn't matter as long as it's water.
Who are you?
Mostly A You’re a nature-loving Stand Up Paddler
Wind, high waves and sun are not what you need most! What counts for you is nature and what's around it! You prefer to be alone or with your loved ones on the water, exploring nature and enjoying the moment! You combine your trendy sport with a voyage through picturesque landscapes and can experience watersports 365 days a year in local waters. Whether physically or mentally, it’s all about balance!
Mostly B You‘re a real soul surfer
Your pulse only really gets pumping on a steep wave! You’re already on the water at sunrise – to start the day alone with your surfboard! For you, a day without the sea is a day lost and you crave the interplay of action and chilling while surfing. You’re not easily rattled because for you all that counts is positive vibes and the next wave!
Mostly C You’re a badass wakeboarder
Whether behind a motorboat or on the cable you need adrenaline, speed and action! Starting at 30 km/h you really pump up the volume as you glide on your board over waves and jump over obstacles. Even if you fall a lot at first, you don't let it get you down. As soon as that line is taut and starts pulling you into the water, you’re in your element. Surf the wake!
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