Jon Siddall is an OnCall Fire Fighter in Cardigan.
Loves extreme sports, had the idea to kitesurf across Cardigan Bay on a Hydrofoil. Raising money for The Fire Fighters Charity in the process.
He is joint business owner at Storm Development
Why Cardigan Bay ?
The Fire Station is a few minutes away from the coast with good main road access.
Several RNLI stations along the planned route.
Miles of beautiful coastline.
Fire Foil Challenge is born
September 18th 2018
Website Under Construction
Website build begins and Logo Design 19th September
Find the boat crew
Looking for personnel to man the support boats.
Look for sponsors to help out with equipment
Get fit for the challenge. Lots of time on the Hydrofoil + training with boat crew.
Half Distance Practice Run
Kite halfway, work out any issues.
Mission Go / No Go
Wait for suitable conditions, crews on standby ready to go.
All Systems GO
Start the challenge !