Nicolai Sehested
Our "shining star" and the youngest Dane ever to compete in the Volvo Ocean Race

Facts about Nicolai

Role Trimmer and boat captain
Nationality Danish
Date of Birth 06-11-1989
Age 24

Nicolai has a solid background in match racing having recently competed in the SAP Extreme 40 series. One of the shining stars in Danish sailing. He’s got a big job for a young man but he has an old head on those young shoulders.

Interesting Fact:

Nicolai grew up on a farm and is a keen hunter.

Family:

Parents + two older sisters

Nicolai has a solid background in match racing having recently competed in the SAP Extreme 40 series. One of the shining stars in Danish sailing. He’s got a big job for a young man but he has an old head on those young shoulders.

Interesting Fact:

Nicolai grew up on a farm and is a keen hunter.

Family:

Parents + two older sisters

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