Racing Underway for 22 USA Youth Athletes at the 29er World Championship

Head Coach Phil Muller with the USA 29er Squad and coaches Paris Henken, Quin Wilson, and Evan Heffernan at the 29er Worlds Opening Ceremony

BARCELONA, SPAIN (August 1, 2022) – 245 boats seeking the 2022 29er World Champion title have gathered in Barcelona for racing August 1-6. A small handful of the boats are fresh off the Youth Worlds Championships in The Netherlands where only one 29er per country was allowed, but all competitors will take to the water in the largest fleet of 29ers we’ll see all year. 

USA 29er Squad 

*2022 USA Youth Worlds Representatives in the 29er 

      • Sammie Gardner & Alice Schmid – San Diego Yacht Club* 
      • Lulu Hamilton & Carolina Zager – 2NINER Miami 
      • Miles Julien & Jake Julien – 2NINER Miami 
      • Tyler Lamm & Andrew Lamm – 2NINER Miami & ASP 
      • Yann Menard & Hoel Menard – Richmond Yacht Club / St. Francis Yacht Club 
      • Logan Mraz & Max Turner 
      • Ian Nyenhuis & Noah Nyenhuis – San Diego Yacht Club* 
      • Fynn Olsen & Pierce Olsen – Miami Yacht Club 
      • Sara Ortiz Vey & Ally Jones – 2NINER Miami 
      • Truman Rogers & Valentina Agnese – 2NINER Miami 
      • Anton Schmid & Peter Joslin – San Diego Yacht Club 

Day 1 Results (August 1):

After three days of a Qualifying Series, the top 40 will advance to Gold fleet and the remaining competitors will get sorted evenly into Silver, Bronze, Emerald, Fuschia, and Pearl fleets for the Finals Series. Racing is out of Club Nautico El Balis and competitors are scheduled to sail three races each day. 


      • Friday, July 29: Registration & Inspection 
      • Saturday, July 30: Registration & Inspection 
      • Sunday, July 31: Registration & Inspection, Practice Race, Opening Ceremony 
      • Monday, August 1 – Wednesday, August 3: Qualifying Series 
      • Thursday, August 4 – Saturday, August 6: Final Series 
      • Saturday, August 6: Prize Giving & Closing Ceremony 

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