Rita Arnaus

Rita Arnaus (Barcelona, 17 September 1995) is a 23-year-old professional kiteboarder, twice national champion in the freestyle category and finishing second in the Turkey stage of the World Championship in 2017. She tried kitesurfing for the first time at the age of 16 and never looked back. In 2014 she began following online courses so she could pursue her sporting passion and travel the world for competitions and training. This year, she came fifth in the Elite Women category of the world championship.