2023 Team: Brooke Wilon – Skipper, Emily Keg -Main, Gemma Burns – Trim, Tiana Wittey – Trim/Bow, Jade Gavin -Bow/Tactician.
Brooke started sailing at the age of 8 and grew up sailing on Pittwater on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. She started match racing in late 2019 as a trimmer on an all-female team and more recently has competed in numerous international youth match racing events, including Warren Jones and taking out 2nd place at both Harken and Hardy Cup with Max Paul skippering. She currently sails the ILCA 6 dinghy as part of the Australian Sailing Futures Team and has competed in numerous world class regattas representing Australia and the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron.
Brooke and her team founded Amphitrite Racing in late 2022 representing Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron to compete in the John Messenger Women’s Regatta and New Zealand Women’s Match Racing National Championships. The team has a broad sailing background, with plentiful experience in the ILCA 6, 29er, Etchell and J70 class as well as experience offshore racing and teams racing.