Ben enjoys competition in many races in the yachting world, and is currently focusing as tactician and main trimmer on a J70 team.
In the J70 in 2017 Ben sailed on Soak Racing, and in 2018 on Jeepster. Graham (Jeepster Helm commented:
"Thanks for all your help this year. You have taken a rookie to some top 10 results at the worlds, well done!!"
Ben aims to join or lead professional teams at the top level in the yachting world outside of the Olympics in the future.
Ben has raced Farr 45's, Swan 42's and many other race boats, medaled as helm at SB20 world championships, is current J70 national champion and top 10 in the World (tactics and main). Ben has also medaled at the Etchells Europeans (tactics and main), and is match racing national champion. He is also a winning Diam24 trimaran helm with a 100 percent record in the UK. Ben is an experienced helm, trimmer, and tactican who is keen to learn more.
2018 Results Include:
1st - J70 J Cup, Cowes
1st Brit - J70 World Championships - Marblehead,USA
Swan42 - Les Voiles de St Tropez
2017 Results Include:
9th - Star Sailors League Final - Bahamas
1st - British Keelboat League Final (J70) - Cowes
9th - J70 World Championships - Porto Cervo, Sardinia