EVENT: Sailing: Nacra 17 Foiling

Micah Wilkinson and Erica Dawson will be competing in their first Olympic Games just nine months after first teaming up in the Nacra 17.

The duo illustrated their huge potential by finishing seventh at February's Nacra 17 World Championships in Geelong and they will be coached in Tokyo by two-time Olympic medallist Jo Aleh.

Micah enjoyed good success as a youth sailor winning world championship titles in the 29er and Nacra (under-23) before claiming the inaugural Red Bull Foiling Generation World Title with Liv Mackay in 2016. He was also part of the New Zealand team which finished second at the 2017 Youth America's Cup.

Micah hails from Cambridge and learned to sail on Lake Ngaroto.

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Micah's Games History

  • Olympic Summer Games Tokyo 2020

    • Sailing (Nacra - Mixed)
      Race 12 14pts
      Race 11 8pts
      Race 10 17pts
      Race 9 18pts
      Race 8 9pts
      Race 7 15pts
      Race 6 12pts
      Race 5 8pts
      Race 4 11pts
      Race 3 12pts
      Race 2 12pts
      Race 1 11pts
      Placed 12 of 20