Home of the brands Duotone, Fanatic, ION and SQLAB
Boards & More GmbH, founded in 2000, consolidates the brands Fanatic, Duotone, ION and SQlab, some of which have been active as individual brands for more than 40 years. The company designs and delivers products in the sports areas of stand up paddleboarding and mountain biking and is the world’s leading company in the fields of kiteboarding, windsurfing and wingfoiling.
Make your passion your profession
We support both pros and enthusiasts in fulfilling their dreams and their desires on the water, on the slopes and in the air. Limits are defined only by an individual’s skills and passion. We provide you with the gear to find - and exceed - your own limit.
Boards & More is run by people who are completely dedicated to the sports.
Based on a deep understanding of your and our other key stakeholders’ needs all Fanatic, Duotone, ION and SQlab products are developed, realizied and distributed with all our passion, our enthusiasm, the additional experience of external specialists and our pro riders and, of course, our knowledge and drive to bring to the market only the best and most innovative products.
With this goal in mind, we strive to deliver on a continuous improvement in functionality, durability, sustainability and design of our products, processes and services.
Every product and every component is tested in toughest conditions and only brought to the market if approved by our internal teams and external pro riders to ensure our products keep what we promise.
Gregor König joined the company in 2003 and led the turnaround process in the following years. He graduated in industrial engineering from Ilmenau Technical University and studied at Beijing University of Language and Culture. Gregor is responsible for business development and central functions such as purchasing, logistics, customer service, accounting, human resources, and IT.
After an uncertain start in 2000, Till developed the Kiteboarding division into a world market leader in 2005. Since then he has also managed Duotone, Fanatic and ION, all part of the prestigious Boards & More company. Till has a degree in industrial engineering and is involved in product development, marketing, distribution and all kinds of strategic projects.
The BOARDS AND MORE History
Start of ION Water
ION explores the bike market
Launch of Duotone
The rise of a new watersport
Acquisition of SQ-Lab brand
Our Fields of Activity
STAND UP PADDELING
Leading the way. Still hungry for more.
WE ARE PIONEERS AND PASSIONATES.