Red Bull Youth America’s Cup team Next Generation USA announced that Ian Storck will join the team as the 7th sailor for training and the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup (RBYAC). Next Generation USA is the sole representative for the United States in the second edition of the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup happening in June 2017.
By adding Ian, the team now has a full sailing crew. Ian brings valuable 49er and big boat experience to the team. He will help by filling a variety of roles and providing a different perspective on and off the water. Ian is also going to work closely with our Performance Coach, Mike Kuschner, on ensuring the team us physically prepared for the AC45F.
Ian is with the rest of the team training in Bermuda on the 45F. He will be fully integrated into the team moving forward. Ian is excited about this opportunity and said, “Having known most of the team members for a long time I know this a great group of sailors capable of winning the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup. I look forward to helping them accomplish this goal and inspire younger sailors along the way”.