Gerwin Jansen, Head of Sailing Team
Gerwin was born in 1981 in Hasselt in the Netherlands. At the age of five years, he began sailing in the Optimist. He became Dutch champion in different boat classes multiple times before he earned two world champion titles in the ORC class. Gerwin has 15,000 nautical miles of offshore experience and alongside his sailing activities he runs One Sails Netherlands.
„Like for every sailor, the Ocean Race is a huge dream for me.“