Brad Symington, Kitesurfer and South African Scientologist

Scientologist Brad Symington has a dream job. Whether skimming the waves or soaring above them the kitesurfing virtuoso has transformed his passion into his profession. His profile is one of 200 “Meet a Scientologist” videos on the Scientology website at

Symington teaches students ages 12 to 60 to kitesurf, an extreme water sport that combines the speed of surfing with the freedom and exhilaration of paragliding. And it’s as much fun for him as it is for them.

“I’ve spent thousands of hours showing people how to do this crazy sport and I still love every minute of it,” Symington says.

Symington, 38, and wife Katie run a bed and breakfast for water sport enthusiasts called “The Kite’s Nest” overlooking famous Table Mountain on Sunset Beach in Cape Town, South Africa.

Scientology has helped him pull off a dream-profession and live life to its fullest.>>

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