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Rasmus Granzin

Sweden
Home town: Ingarö in Stockholm, Sweden
Home sailing club: KSSS, Royal Swedish Yacht Club
Sailing achievements:
Optimist Club champion, qualified third in Sweden to the World Championship in Garda 2016, 5th place India International Regatta 2016
When did you start sailing?: I started to train in the autumn of 2012.
What other sports do you participate in?: Football, snorkeling/ swimming and mountain bike
Who is your favorite sports star?: Manuel Neuer.
What is your favorite thing about the O’pen BIC?: To meet other sailors and get to the America´s Cup in person
What is your personal goal in sailing?: To become a champion in the Waszp, and one day make it to the Olympics.
What excites you most about sailing?: To learn and make my own choices. I also love team sailing.
If you had one super power to help your sailing, what would it be?: To be Pippi Longstocking, so I only need to blow to have as much wind as I want.
Who do you want to win the America’s Cup?: Absolutely Artemis!!!