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Rosie Hennessy

Australia
Home town: Perth, Western Australia
Home sailing club: Perth Dinghy Sailing Club and Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club
Sailing achievements:2012-2013 National Heron Champion, 1st 2015 Australian O’pen Cup silver fleet, 3rd 2016 Western Australian O’pen Bic Cup U13, 15th 2016 World O’pen Championships U13, 9th 2017 Australian O’pen Cup U16, 2nd in the 2017 Western Australian O’pen Cup U16.
When did you start sailing?: 6 years old
What other sports do you participate in?: Hockey
Who is your favorite sports star?: Tessa Parkinson
What is your favorite thing about the O’pen BIC?: It’s fast, fun and I love the people involved
What is your personal goal in sailing?: to do as well as I can and have fun
What excites you most about sailing?: Going fast and getting to travel
If you had one super power to help your sailing, what would it be?: To be the best starter on the planet
Who do you want to win the America’s Cup?: Team Oracle