Oliver Tweddell

Oliver Tweddell

Oliver Tweddell

CLASS: FINN: HEAVY WEIGHT 1 PERSON DINGHY
POSITION:
OLYMPIC GAMES:
ISAF BIO: AUSOT1
Full Name:
Oliver Tweddell (Oli)
Date of Birth:
30/09/1990 (27)
Began Sailing:
4
Hometown:
Melbourne
Home Club:
Sandringham Yacht Club
Institute / Academy:
Victorian Institute of Sport
Education:
Mentone Grammar


  • What was the first boat you raced in?

    Optimist

  • What other boat classes have you sailed during your career?

    Etchells, Laser 4.7, Laser Radial, Laser, Topper

  • What has been your Career Highlight?

    Reaching the No.1 world ranking

  • Personal Mantra / Favourite Motto:

    'The biggest failure you can have in life is making the mistake of never trying at all'

  • FINN: HEAVY WEIGHT 1 PERSON DINGHY Technical Details
    • Type Centreboard Boat
    • No. of Crew 1
    • Opt. Crew Weight 80-100kg
    • Designer Rickard Sarby
    • Year Designed 1949
    • Beam Length 1.5m
    • Hull Length 4.5m
    • Mainsail Area 10.2 m2

    Top Sailing Results

    • 2017 Finn Gold Cup 15th
    • 2017 World Cup Final 9th
    • 2017 Finn European Championship 15th
    • 2016 World Cup Final 5th
    • 2016 Finn Gold Cup 11th
    • 2016 Finn European Championship 22nd