Nathan Outteridge

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Nathan Outteridge
Personal information
Nationality  Australia
Born (1986-01-28) 28 January 1986 (age 31)
Newcastle NSW
Height 179 cm (5 ft 10 in)[1]
Weight 75 kg (165 lb)
Sailing career
Class(es) 49er
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. At the Rio Olympics he won silver, again with Jensen in the 49er.

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
2002 - Sydney, AUS, 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, 29er World Championship
2003 - Madeira, POR 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, 420 Class at the 33rd ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships
2004 - Queensland, AUS, 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, Laser Radial Youth World Championship
2004 - Melbourne, VIC, AUS, 3rd, bronze medalist(s) 3rd, 420 Class World Championships
2004 - Gdynia, POL, 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, 420 Class at the 33rd ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships
2007 - Cascais, 3rd, bronze medalist(s) 3rd, 49er (with Ben Austin)
2008 - Melbourne, Australia, 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, 49er (with Ben Austin)
2009 - Riva del Garda, ITA, 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, 29er CLass
2009 - Riva del Garda, ITA, 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, 49er (with Iain Jensen)
2009 - Cascade Locks, Oregon, 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, Moth
2011 - Belmont, Australia, 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, Moth
2011 - Perth, Australia, 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, 49er (with Iain Jensen)
2012 - Zadar, Croatia, 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, 49er (with Iain Jensen)
2013 - Hawaii, USA, 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, Moth
2014 - Hampshire, UK, 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, Moth
2015 - Sorrento, Australia, 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, Moth
Other achievements
2005 - Sydney, Sydney International Regatta, 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, 49er
2007 - Medemblik, Breitling Regatta, 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, 49er
2007 - Sydney, Sydney International Regatta, 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, 49er (with Ben Austin)
2010 - Silvaplana, International Moth Class Euro Championship, 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, Moth
2012 - Wangi Wangi, New South Wales, 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, International A-Class Catamaran
2012 - London Olympics 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, 49er (with Iain Jensen )
2016 - Rio Olympics 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, 49er (with Iain Jensen ).

References[edit]

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

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