SAILOR – GRINDER

FINN HENRY

Helmet Number: 12
Age: 27
Number of America’s Cups: 1

Career Highlights
Beating Rambler 88 in consecutive events at the Maxi Worlds in Porto Cervo and Voiles de Saint-Tropez on Leopard 3. 

 

Finn comes from a rugby background in the South Island, and started sailing when he got an opportunity to go and work as a deckhand on Leopard 3 after finishing his studies in Otago. He worked and raced on Leopard 3 for two years through Mediterranean and Carribbean seasons, including a six week stop in Bermuda in 2017 to watch Emirates Team New Zealand win the 35th America’s Cup. He joined the Emirates Team New Zealand in 2019 as part of the shore crew, and eventually joined the sailing team as a grinder on the AC75.