Erin Berry

Profile

First Name :Erin

Last Name :Berry

Home Town :RVicYC, Victoria

Home Province :British Columbia

Website :http://www.berrymerry49erfx.com/

Bio :

Class: 49er FX

Erin Berry began her sailing career in the Optimist class at 9 years old, in which she won a silver medal at BC Summer games in 2005 and competed at two Optimist Nationals, qualifying for North Americans and European Championships. After ageing out of the Optimist, Erin progressed through the Byte and into 29er class at the Royal Victoria Yacht Club.  Her ongoing commitment to competitive sailing is highlighted by her accomplishments and awards which include BC Sailing Circuit Champion in the 29er class from 2008-2010; Canadian Youth Champion in the 29er class in 2009; Canadian Youth Sailing Team 2010; Canadian representative in 29er at the Volvo Youth World Championship, Istanbul, Turkey in 2010. After placing 11th at the Youth Worlds, Erin was awarded Canadian Female Youth Sailor of the Year for 2010. Erin also competed in the 29erXX at the Woman’s Downhill Skiff Cross in Turkey, 2011. After this she has progressed from the 29er XX to the 49erFX. She is now working towards representing Canada in the 49erFX at the 2016 Olympics with teammate Ingrid Merry. 

 

Recent Results:

2014 ISAF World Sailing Championships - 33rd

2013 FX World Championships - 20th