Robert Dickson
Robert Dickson
49er Sailor
HometownSutton, County Dublin
ClubHowth YC

When and where did you first try sailing?

When I was 6 in Lough Ree Yacht Club

Who introduced you to sailing?

My Parents

Do you remember the first race you won?

Not the first race but I remember the first regatta I won. It was a small club regatta in Lough Ree in 2007

When did you first represent Ireland?

When I was 11 at the UK Nationals in Largs

Who has been the biggest influence in your sailing career to date?

My Dad probably had the biggest impact since he used to travel around the country with me to all the oppy events and go out in the rib as a support boat