Max Flinn


Max Flinn

Athlete Bio

Max, from Chester, NS, has a strong background in youth sailing. Max represented Canada many times in his sailing career, most notably at the 2012 ISAF Youth Sailing Worlds in Dublin, Ireland, where he still holds one of the best finishes in Canadian history. Max transitioned into the 29er in 2013 after the Youth Worlds. After competing in the 29er for two years participating at two Canadians and the world championship, he made the switch into 49er. In the 49er Max has had the opportunity to join the national team and compete at the Olympic qualification event in Miami, Florida. Max is currently working towards his goal of competing at the 2019 PanAm games and the 2020 Olympic Games as a crew in the Nacra 17.

Athlete Stats

HometownChester, NS
ClassNacra 17
ClubRoyal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron


Recent Results

Year Competition Location Placing
2019Ready, Steady, TokyoEnoshima, JPN20
2019Pan American GamesLima, PER9
2019Volvo 49er, 49erFX & Nacra 17 European ChampionshipGBR50
201950th Trofeo S.A.R Princesa SofiaPalma de Mallorca, ESP51
2019Hempel World Cup - MiamiMiami, USA22

  • Rolex
  • Helly Hansen
  • Gallagher Skippers' Plan
  • BMO Sail Canada MasterCard
  • Government of Canada