The Board & Service Providers

Below are the people tasked with running the British Kitesports Association.

As referred to on the ‘Structure, Governance & Policies’ page, British Kitesports comprises the Board (elected from the membership by other members to determine overall strategy, values and objectives) and Service Providers (businesses that provide the day-to-day operational functions of the organisation.

The Board

Will Richardson


Will is an avid kitesurfer and environmentalist. He is an impartial and non executive custodian of the association and has been in the role of chairman since 2013.

Andy Gratwick

Operations Director

Our MD and training guru, when it comes to kitesports if you don't know Andy has the answer!

Richard Stoneman


Phil Revill

Non-Executive Director

Our land kiting expert and valued member of the team

Steph Bridge

Non-Executive Director

Needs no intro really…
5 times world champion,
fierce competitor, supermum and performance coach expert.

Peter Stephens

Non-Executive Director

With over 30 years of watersports and sports reatil, experience Peter has been involved with Kitesurfing for nearly 25 years running events schools and shops.

Service Providers

Louise Ives

Admin Manager

Responsible for Memberships, Clubs and Training, everything goes through Louise!

Advanced Card Bureau

Card fulfillment house, providing the BKSA with Membership Cards

Marsh Insurance

Provide Kitesurfing Insurance for BKSA Members

Zephyrus Digital

Providing Web and It Services & Consultancy