Robyn Lesh on America’s Cup Design Team

18 January 2018

Robyn Article

Robyn Lesh (Will’s daughter) has joined the design team for  America’s Cup, the world’s premier sailing regatta! Robyn will be working as a mechanical engineer on the design team for the AC75 boat for the New York Yacht Club Bella Mente Quantum Racing cup challenge. Robyn grew up with the Tippecanoe company, playing a role in the design and manufacturing of the many boats Tippecanoe offers. She then went on to school at MIT where she studied ocean engineering and competed on the varsity sailing team. Robyn will now be helping develop the New York Yacht Club’s racing team’s 75-foot foiling monohull. Two great articles were written about Robyn and her exciting future – one in MIT Alumni and one in Sailing World. From T37 sailing to America’s Cup!

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