Asenathi Jim

SSL Team SOUTH AFRICA
GOLD CUP SSL RK SSL RK
Status
Skipper
Crew
HEIGHT WEIGHT AGE
176 65 31

Asenathi Jim

SSL Team SOUTH AFRICA
GOLD CUP SSL RK SSL RK
Status
Skipper
Crew
HEIGHT WEIGHT AGE
176 65 31

BIO


His life conditions were typical of many South Africans, but his life story is not. Growing up in poverty in an informal settlement, he was introduced to sailing at the Izivunguvungu school of sailing. His determination and skills saw him competing in 2 Olympic games in the 470 class. He is considered one of SA’s top sailors across a range of dinghy and keelboat classes

Best Results


RANK EVENT CITY, COUNTRY CLASS DATE
27 470 World Championship Thessaloniki, GRE 470 – Men 2017
20 io 2016 Olympic Games Sailing Competition Rio de Janeiro, BRA 470 – Men 2016
11 470 World Championship San Isidro, ARG 470 – Men 2016
9 Sailing World Cup Miami Miami, USA 470 – Men 2016
1 2016 African 470 Championships Oceana Club, RSA 470 – Men 2016

Note

* C = SELECTION CONFIRMED TBC = SELECTION TO BE CONFIRMED