Kitefoiling: Singapore's Maximilian Maeder soars to the top of world rankings

Maximilian Maeder credited his family for their support and training partners Ivica and Martin Dolenc. PHOTO: IKA FORMULA KITE, ROBERT HAJDUK
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SINGAPORE - Kitefoiler Maximilian Maeder may be the new men's world No. 1, the current Under-19 youth world champion and a two-time Asian champion, but he still does not see himself as the best in his sport.

"There's still a long way for me to go before I accept and acknowledge that. But what it means to me is paramount to my goal," the 15-year-old told The Straits Times over Zoom from Switzerland, where he is primarily based now.

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