Name: Tinho Dornellas
Sail Number: US-2
Birthday: 5/5/?? (born in Africa, we never know when)
Favourite discipline: Course racing, Slalom, Wavesailing, Longboard
- 1st Masters in Islamorada
Favourite spot: Kelly Park for racing and slalom, anywhere where there is clean water
Favourite Fanatic board: Falcon 90, FW 86, Falcon 125
Favourite manoeuvre: Escaping my office and going windsurfing.
How I started Windsurfing: In 1978 in Portugal, waiting for waves. Saw someone going out through the chop, then coming back in surfing. WOW surfing BOTH ways! I have to do that!
Best windsurfing day in my life: Last time I went out probably. But I remember one day I sailed with my 3 children. That was the best one.
Other sponsors besides Fanatic: Maui Sails, Da Kine, Calema Windsurfing, Hobie Sunglasses
My Goals: To establish a complete Instructor training and acreditation that exceeds National standards.
My Slogan: DO, don't talk. Only the best is acceptable.