Latest news
  1. ERIC MONNIN WINS BALTIC MATCH RACE 2022
  2. CHRIS POOLE VICTORIOUS AT THOMPSON CUP AND US GRAND SLAM
  3. DAVE PERRY TAKES WIN AT OAKCLIFF INTERNATIONAL
  4. WORLD MATCH RACING TOUR CONFIRMS CANCELLATION OF 2021 FINAL, AND SHENZHEN CHINA AS HOST VENUE OF 2022 FINAL
  5. JEAN-BAPTISTE BERNAZ AND HIS TEAM MISTRAL GAGNANT WIN THE DETROIT CUP 2022

CHRIS POOLE

Name
CHRIS POOLE
Current Team
Riptide Racing
Birthday
March 12, 1989
Age
33

SKIPPER
CHRIS POOLE

Chris Poole, from Westport, CT started sailing at the age of ten years old in an Optimist out of Portland Yacht Club in Falmouth, Maine. Today, he ranks among the top match racers in the world.

Having grown up on small boats along the coast of Maine, Chris diversified his skills at Maine Maritime Academy where he started honing his match racing skills. In the summer of 2011, he interned at the Chicago Match Race Center and finished 2nd in his first ever match race.

Chris accelerated his climb to the top of the international match race rankings over the past years, training in Oyster Bay, NY and traveling the world, competing against the best in the sport.

In 2021, Chris finished 2nd overall on the World Match Racing Tour leader board. He finished 4th at the Congressional Cup and won the Thompson Cup, the Oakcliff International, International Bedannes Vikings Cup, and came third at the US Match Racing Championship, held in Long Beach. Chris returns to Long Beach for his 7th time, looking to secure a place on the podium.

TEAM GALLERY

RESULTS

Past Results:

7th        Ficker Cup ’13
5th        Ficker Cup ’15
3rd        Ficker Cup ’18

12th      Congressional Cup ’14
6th        Congressional Cup ’19

6th        Polish Match Tour ‘21, Szczecin, POL
5th        Bermuda Gold Cup (WMRT Event), Royal Bermuda Yacht Club, BER
2nd       Oakcliff International Oyster Bay, USA

This website uses cookies and asks your personal data to enhance your browsing experience.