Meet Marisa Kaup

Marisa is a professional kayaker, the best coach if you wanna precise your technique in a high level. She is actively helping on our whitewater training camps. 

Marisa has lived and breathed the sport of kayaking for as long as she can remember. Her father (the local head coach in her home town) tought her first stroke in the age of 3. With her 19 years of experience in canoe slalom and whitewater, she is ready to share her passion and expertise with you. She has spent many summers on the breathtaking Soča River in Slovenia, where she spent many hours on the water enjoying the beauty of nature. She is part of the German national canoe slalom team, but never neglects whitewater paddling. One of her proudest moments was her sixth place at the World Whitewater Championships King of the Alps. But her greatest successes came in New Zealand, where she paddled the very famous Huka Falls and the mighty Kaituna River, among others. Now she would like to invite you to discover the world of kayaking together with her. In her role as kayak instructor in our new kayak courses and training camps. She is looking forward to getting you excited about this adventure and teaching you the necessary skills to beeing a “goat kayaker”.

Marisa Kaup

Famous athlethe
Top 6 in the Extreme Kayak World Championships on the King of the Alps in Italy 2023
Adventure seeker
Her biggest waterfall 13m in New Zealand Ruakawa falls photo( photographed by Red Bull winner photographer Rod Hill) became famous as appeared on the Kayak Session Magazin 2023.
reading the water is her biggest strength
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