Jack Wetherell joins Doyle Sails Solent

Doyle Sails Solent has recently welcomed Jack Wetherell to their growing team, Jack is a well-known member of the British Sailing team where he has spent 7 years campaigning Laser Class yachts.

While Doyle Solent continues to grow across the board and in particular in the new Cape 31 Class, Wetherell brings with him current racing knowledge with the 2022 season on board these yachts claiming 2nd place at the Nationals onboard Tokoloshe.

Alongside Cape 31 racing in the last year, Jack has picked up 2nd place at both the SB20 World Championships and Portuguese National Championships, alongside winning the Cascais winter series across 3 events. In the J70 class, he has continued to have a dominant position by taking home the top title at both the UK Grand Slam and UK National Championships. Their team also placed 7th at the Italian Open J70 Championships and 11th at the J70 World Champs in Monaco. As a fairly newcomer to the ever-popular Moth Class Jack has placed 4th in the British Nationals.

“Campaigning in the Laser class for the Olympic Games has taken me on a great journey of personal development and valuable life lessons.  Since 2019 I have been racing in competitive one-design classes and I really enjoy the tight tactical battles and the tireless work to squeeze out every drop of speed from a yacht” says Wetherell

“We’re really excited to have Jack joining the team here at Doyle Sails Solent, he’s made a big step forwards in One Design classes over the last few years and is an extremely talented sailor. Jack will be helping us to provide high levels of customer support to our clients”. Said Will Alloway

Throughout his sailing career Jack has also picked other highlights:
2 x Laser National Championships
9th Laser Europeans 2018
Bronze medal Kieler Woche 2016
7 years British Sailing Team  
3 x SB20 National Champion 
2019 French National Champion 

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