Simeon Tienpont
Team Vestas' Dutch helmsman / trimmer


Facts about Simeon

Role Helmsman’s trimmer and bowman
Nationality Dutch
Date of Birth 20-01-1982
Age 33
Nickname Siem

Simeon formed part of the Americas Cup winning teams BMW Oracle Racing and Oracle Team USA in the 33rd and 34th edition. At 23 years old, he completed the Volvo Ocean Race on ABN AMRO TWO where the team set the 24 hours record in the 2005-2006 edition of the Race.

Interesting Fact:

He has competed in many professional sailing classes like TP52, AC45 or Extreme 40. Simeon is a naval architect and engineer.

Family:

Wife + one daughter

Simeon formed part of the Americas Cup winning teams BMW Oracle Racing and Oracle Team USA in the 33rd and 34th edition. At 23 years old, he completed the Volvo Ocean Race on ABN AMRO TWO where the team set the 24 hours record in the 2005-2006 edition of the Race.

Interesting Fact:

He has competed in many professional sailing classes like TP52, AC45 or Extreme 40. Simeon is a naval architect and engineer.

Family:

Wife + one daughter

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