Singapore’s Max Maeder on his way to gold at the Youth Sailing World Championships. Photos: Lloyd Images/ Oman Sail
Singapore’s Max Maeder on his way to gold at the Youth Sailing World Championships. Photos: Lloyd Images/ Oman Sail

Singapore teenager’s kiteboarding gold in World Championships driven by passion for the sport and a sense of fair play

  • Fifteen-year-old Max Maeder channels the ethos of Formula One great Jackie Stewart during his dominant victory in Oman in the FormulaKite class
  • The Singapore-Swiss teen wins 14 out of 18 races, saying he loves the thrill of uncertainty when taking on rivals and the conditions

Singapore’s Max Maeder on his way to gold at the Youth Sailing World Championships. Photos: Lloyd Images/ Oman Sail
Singapore’s Max Maeder on his way to gold at the Youth Sailing World Championships. Photos: Lloyd Images/ Oman Sail
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