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Kanoa Pick

USA
Home town: Honolulu, Hawaii
Home sailing club: Hawaii Kai Boat Club
Sailing achievements: 2017 O'pen BIC North American Championship in Sarasota, Florida:  5th Place Overall
2016 O'pen BIC World Cup in Quiberon, France:  9th Place (U16 Division)
2016 O'pen BIC German Nationals in Warnemunde, Germany:  4th Place (U14 Division)
2015 O'pen BIC World Cup in Australia:  11th Place (U13 Division)
2015 O'pen BIC North American Championship in Miami, Florida:  1st Place (U13 Division)
2014 O'pen BIC North American Championship in Bermuda:  1st Place (U13 Division)
When did you start sailing?: 9 years old
What other sports do you participate in?: windsurfing, surfing
Who is your favorite sports star?: Kai Lenny
What is your favorite thing about the O’pen BIC?: It is really durable and you can do many things on it that you can't on other boats, like go surfing in waves
What is your personal goal in sailing?: I want to always make sure that I am having fun.
What excites you most about sailing?: The freedom of being able to control where you are going and leading your own path.
If you had one super power to help your sailing, what would it be?: To be able to predict wind while I am on the course.
Who do you want to win the America’s Cup?: Oracle Team USA