Aiden Lopes

Aiden Lopes

Bermuda
Home town: Devonshire, Bermuda
Home sailing club: R.H.A.D.C. (Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club)
Sailing achievements:
2017 O’PEN BIC BERMUDA NATIONALS (Team Trials) – 2nd place
2015 OPEN BIC NORTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIPS (Miami, Fl) – 3rd place
2014 ORANGE BOWL REGATTA GREEN FLEET (Miami, Fl) – 1st place
When did you start sailing?: 8 years old
What other sports do you participate in?: Street Bikes (Motorcross)
Who is your favorite sports star?: Jimmy Spithill
What is your favorite thing about the O’pen BIC?: Fun & no bailing!
What is your personal goal in sailing?: Would like to one day compete in the Olympics and become an America's Cup sailor.
What excites you most about sailing?: Being on the water and competing.
If you had one super power to help your sailing, what would it be?: Predict wind shifts.
Who do you want to win the America’s Cup?: ORACLE TEAM USA