Sailor profiles

Edward Wright, GBR

BIO

NAME Edward Wright
ISAF ID GBREW3
AGE 34
HOME TOWN Bournemouth
HOME CLUB Parkstone YC
DATE OF BIRTH 13/10/77
YEAR STARTED SAILING
YEAR STARTED IN FINNS 2005
OTHER CLASSES SAILED Everything
WEIGHT 95
HEIGHT 188
SPONSORS
COACH Matt Howard
WEBSITE www.edwright11.com
FACEBOOK FAN PAGE http://www.facebook.com/pages/ED-Wright/148783855193641
TWITTER
COMMENT

After losing out to Ben Ainslie in the 2008 Olympic trials, he came back to win the Finn Gold Cup in 2010 and also won the ISAF Sailing World Cup series in both 2009 and 2010 which took him to number 1 in the world.

RESULTS

PAST OLYMPICS
PAST FINN GOLD CUP
2011 (3), 2010 (1), 2009 (6) 2008 (7), 2007 (6)
OTHER RESULTS Eurropeans: 2011 (9), 2010 (2), 2006 (1); Sailing World Cup Winner 2009, 2010
2011-12 SEASON
PERSONAL
A BIT ABOUT MYSELF Fast
INTERESTS OUTSIDE SAILING Training
INTERESTING PERSONAL FACTS Love the Finn
WHY I LIKE SAILING
Most all round, demanding sport
I AM INSPIRED BY Tiger Woods
FAVOURITE BOOKS/AUTHOR
FAVOURITE ARTIST
FAVOURITE MUSIC
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Last updated January 2012

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