Yugo Yoshida

SoftBank Team Japan preparing in Bermuda for the 35th America's Cup
© Matt Knighton

Age 32, Yugo “Yoshi” Yoshida is competing in his first America’s Cup as a grinder for SoftBank Team Japan. In 2009, Yugo won the 470 European Championship and placed 3rd in the 470 World Championship then went on to sail in the 2012 London Olympics.