Aiden MEYERSkipper USA-15United States
Aiden is from Liverpool, New York, United States and is a member of Sea Scout Ship Cricket (876) of the Longhouse Council. He has been active in scouting for 4 years and has earned the rank of Apprentice. He just graduated from Manlius Pebble Hill.
He is a member of National Honors Society and was the Senior Class President. In terms of community service, he volunteers through sea scouts and his school environmentalist club to engage in environmental restoration initiatives.
Aiden and his brother came in 2nd place for the Kiwi Cup at the 2016 Koch Cup. He believes that he will be able to provide a competitive edge to the competition. He made a lot of valuable friends at the 2016 Koch Cup and he hopes to do the same this year.
He has been sailing for 4 years and racing for 3 years. He has raced on FJs, 420s, Hobie 16s, Lasers, Sunfish, Lightnings, Bluejays, Snipes, Hunter 22s, and Flying Scots. He races all the time at the Onondaga Yacht Club, annually at the Delta Lake Yacht Club and at other various regattas