Nathan Outteridge

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Nathan Outteridge
Personal information
Born (1986-01-28) 28 January 1986 (age 28)
Newcastle NSW
Residence Wangi Wangi NSW
Height 179 cm (5 ft 10 in)[1]
Weight 75 kg (165 lb)
Sport
Country Australia
Sport Sailing
Event(s) 49er - Men
Updated on 9 February 2014.

Nathan Outteridge (born 28 January 1986) is an Australian sailor, a resident of Lake Macquarie.

He is most famous for winning a gold medal at the London Olympics in the 49er class, along with Iain Jensen.

Together with team mate Ben Austin Outteridge became the 2008 World Champion in the 49er boat by finishing in front of Britons Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes. In 2007 they won the bronze medal in the same event at the World Championships in Cascais, Portugal. He is an Australian Institute of Sport scholarship holder.

In September 2012, he joined Artemis Racing for the final ACWS event in San Francisco and has since joined for the America's Cup in 2013. Nathan is one of the helmsmen for Artemis Racing the Challenger of Record for the 2013 America's Cup.

Career highlights[edit]

World Championships
2007 - Cascais, Bronze medal icon.svg 3rd, 49er (with Ben Austin)
2008 - Melbourne, Australia, Gold medal icon.svg 1st, 49er (with Ben Austin)
2009 - Riva del Garda, Gold medal icon.svg 1st, 49er (with Iain Jensen)
2009 - Cascade Locks, Oregon, Silver medal icon.svg 2nd, Moth
2011 - Belmont, Australia, Gold medal icon.svg 1st, Moth
2011 - Perth, Australia, Gold medal icon.svg 1st, 49er (with Iain Jensen)
2012 - Zadar, Croatia, Gold medal icon.svg 1st, 49er (with Iain Jensen)
2013 - Hawaii, USA, Silver medal icon.svg 2nd, Moth
Other achievements
2005 - Sydney, Sydney International Regatta, Gold medal icon.svg 1st, 49er
2007 - Medemblik, Breitling Regatta, Silver medal icon.svg 2nd, 49er
2007 - Sydney, Sydney International Regatta, Gold medal icon.svg 1st, 49er (with Ben Austin)
2010 - Silvaplana, International Moth Class Euro Championship, Gold medal icon.svg 1st, Moth
2012 - Wangi Wangi, New South Wales, Silver medal icon.svg 2nd, International A-Class Catamaran
2012 - London Olympics Gold medal icon.svg 1st, 49er (with Iain Jensen ).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nathan Outteridge". london2012.olympics.com.au. Australian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 9 February 2014. 

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