Francesca Bagnoli

Francesca Bagnoli, Livorno, 28 March 1994, is an Italian kitesurfer, 6-time national champion and currently ranked world number one in freestyle kitesurfing. She got into sport at a young age, and after watching her father train she decided to try her hand at kitesurfing. In June 2013, not yet twenty years old, she became Italian champion, winning over and over again in the years that followed. Besides kitesurfing, Francesca loves yoga, singing and playing the guitar, and reading during her travels around the world.