Thad Lettsome (BVI) Sailing – Laser

Birth Date: 17 Jan 2002
Age: 17
Sport: Sailing
Event: Men’s One Person Dinghy – Laser

Coach: Alec Anderson

Thad has attended 10 international events in the past year. At 17 years of age, he is currently transitioning between the youth class (Laser Radial) to the Olympic equipment, the Laser. Thad began his competitive sailing in the Optimist class with the Royal BVI Yacht Club. Currently attending Tabor Academy in Marion MA, he also represents his school on the circuit.

2019 will be Thad’s first Pan Am Games and he is the first sailor to represent the BVI at the event since the 1990’s.

Recent results:
22nd – Laser US Nationals – Jan 2019 (55 competitors)
88th – Sailing World Cup Miami – Jan 2019 – 1st ‘elite’ event (101 comp)

Laser Radial
10th – US Laser Radial Nationals (USA) – Jul 2018 (76 comp)
4th – CORK International Regatta (Canada)- Aug 2018 (125 comp)
19th – Youth Sailing World Championships (USA) – July 2019 (58 comp)