Adventurer. Adaptive World surfing champion. Motivational speaker.
do It differentLy
"You can still do the things you used to do, just do them differently.”
World Adaptive Surfing Champion
ISA - Prone Division
Bruno won Gold for Prone Division of the ISA Stance World Adaptive Surfing Championships in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.
Other 1st place Gold's
UK open 2017,2019
Dukes Hawaii 2016,2018
US Open 2017
SA adaptive pro 2018
ASL Malibu USA 2018
Snowdonia Wavegarden 2019
Spanish Adaptive 2019
People's movie choice
Bruno was awarded the prestigious People's choice award in Belgium.
"I decided I wanted to go back to the life that I had before."
Surviving the Tsunami
Alone on a yacht
In Thailand in 2004, Bruno barely escaped with his life when the Asian Tsunami struck.
Bruno builds his own LIFEPROOF wheelchairs, motorbike side cars, and jungle elevators that fit the needs of a para-surfer.
Building a Seahabilitation centre
Therapy through the sea - the SEAHAB dream
The centre (currently in build) will teach people through a raw approach with nature and technology on how to live life to the fullest despite their disability.
“Everyone on the planet is disabled in some way whether it be physically, mentally or spiritually.”
Ocean Film Festival
"He spoke to audiences of 1200 people...He had a captivating presence on stage and really inspired the audience...he was inundated with people who wanted to speak with him in person and get his autograph."
"When I was with him on stage I understood the meaning of his words...The audience felt it. They where moved, inspired, energised. Afterwards no one wanted to leave. And Bruno stayed to listen, to answer, to connect."
Tirda Usada Clinic
"He had the audience in tears, crying and laughing, with his stories of adventure and learning. He imparted a profound message of how we as humans can all overcome life challenges and adversities."
British Airways High Life magazine