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America's Cup

Many of the young sailors racing at the ISAF Youth Worlds aspire to race at an America's Cup. Many of them have but only a few have gone from ISAF Youth Worlds glory all the way through to America's Cup stardom. Check out the list of the big hitters below:
Sailor Youth Worlds Success Louis Vuitton Cup America's Cup
Ben Ainslie (GBR) 1994 - silver, Laser
1995 - gold, Laser
OneWorld Challenge 2003

Emirates Team New Zealand 2007
ORACLE TEAM USA (winner)

Dean Barker (NZL) 1990 - gold, Laser
1991 - silver Laser
Emirates Team New Zealand 2000 (winner)
Emirates Team New Zealand 2003 & 2007 & 2013
Adam Beashel (AUS) 1986 -bronze, Laser Emirates Team New Zealand 2007
Jordi Calafat (ESP) 1985 - silver 420
1986 - silver 470
Alinghi 2007 (winner)
Russell Coutts 1979 - silver, Laser
1981 - gold, Laser
Black Magic 1995 (winner)
Team New Zealand 2000 (winner)
Alinghi 2003 (winner)
BMW ORACLE Racing 2010 (winner)
Chris Dickson (NZL) 1978 - gold, 420
1979 - gold, 420
1980 - gold, Laser II
KZ-7 - 1987
Nippon - 1992
Tag Heuer - 1995
BMW Oracle Racing 2003 & 2007

Luis Doreste (ESP) 1979 - gold, Europe Desafio Español 2007
Kevin Hall (USA) 1986 - gold, Laser Emirates Team New Zealand 2007
Andy Hemmings (GBR) 1983 - gold, 470 Emirates Team New Zealand 2007
Murray Jones (NZL) 1975 - bronze, 420

Black Magic 1995 (winner)
Team New Zealand 2000 (winner)
Alinghi 2003, 2007 (winner)
Alinghi 2010

Santiago Lange (ARG) 1982 - silver, Europe Victory Challenge 2007
Nathan Outteridge (AUS) 2002 - gold, Boy's 29er
2003 - gold, Boy's 29er
2004 - gold Boy's 420
Artemis Racing 2013
Iain Percy (GBR) 1993 - bronze, Laser +39 Challenge 2007
Artemis Racing 2013
Vasco Vascotto (ITA) 1986 - bronze, 470 Mascalzone Latino 2007

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