Luke Ruitenberg - CSDS


First Name :Luke

Last Name :Ruitenberg - CSDS

Home Town :St. Margaret's Bay

Home Province :Nova Scotia

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Bio :

Class: Laser Standard
Team: Canadian Sailing Development Team

Luke started sailing at the age of nine when he joined the St. Margaret’s Sailing Club summer Opti intro program. From there, Luke progressed to the SMSC Opti Race Team and later joined COAST (Canadian Optimist Atlantic Sailing Team) where he began competing internationally. In 2011 Luke graduated to the Laser Radial and joined the RNSYS Race Team. A year later Luke won the Youth National Championships in Gimli, Manitoba. Since then, Luke has transitioned to the Laser Standard Olympic Class where he currently competes. Luke is also studying business at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. Luke’s ultimate goal is to bring home an Olympic medal for Canada.

Recent Results:

2018 CORk OCR - 7th
2018 Laser North Americans - 16th
2018 Medemblik Regatta - 8th
2018 Clearwater Midwinters East - 16th
2017 CORK OCR - 11th
2017 Laser Canadian Championships - 9th
2017 Atlantic Coast Championships - 1st
2016 Laser North American Circuit - 1st