About Dawn Riley
Renowned sailor who became one of the biggest names in sailing by winnings events like the 1992 Women’s World Cup and 2003 One Ton Cup. She also served as President of the Women’s Sports Foundation from 2003 to 2004.
She graduated from Michigan State University.
She became the first American to sail in three America’s Cups and two Whitbread Around the World races.
Family of Dawn Riley
She has been in a long-term relationship with New Zealand sailor Barry McKay.
Close associates of Dawn Riley
She and England’s Samantha Davies are both famous and accomplished female sailors.
About Hannah Mills
Former junior world champion in sailing who teamed up with Saskie Clark to win the silver medal in the 470 class at the London 2012 Olympics.
She began training in sailing at the Cardiff Sailing Centre at 8 years of age.
Two months before her medal-winning run in 2012, she and Clark won the gold medal in the Women’s 470 at the World Championships in Barcelona – the first British team to do so.
Family of Hannah Mills
She was born in Cardiff, Wales.
Close associates of Hannah Mills
When news came of her selection to the Olympics, she got a warm congratulations from Snoop Dogg, who appeared in a Cardiff City t-shirt on YouTube to give her a big shout out.