SAILOR – OFFSIDE CONTROL

JOSH JUNIOR

Helmet Number: 24
Age: 31
Number of America’s Cups: 2
Favourite place of New Zealand: Wellington

Career Highlights
2017 America’s Cup Winner with Emirates Team New Zealand
2019 Finn Gold Cup Winner

 

Josh, from the Worser Bay Sailing Club, is an accomplished and internationally recognised dinghy sailor in the Finn class. Josh campaigned in the Laser class for the 2002 Olymipc Games in London, before going on to switch to the heavy-weight men’s Finn class. He has excelled in the Finn class, producing some career-topping performances in 2015 and 2016 and competing in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games finishing 7th. He joined Emirates Team New Zealand in November 2016. After winning the 35th America's Cup he’s now focusing again on the 2020/1 Olympic Games in Tokyo.