Marinella LAAKSONEN 2018-08-03T15:40:59+00:00

Marinella LAAKSONEN team 

  • Marinella LAAKSONEN
  • Marianna Kontulainen
  • Daniela Rönnberg

  • Eva-Lotta Hokkonen

Sailing cv:

3rd in World Sailing Match Race ranking (women’s)
5th in Women’s Match Racing World Championship 2017
7th in WIM Series 2017
4th in Helsinki Women’s match 2018 (grade 1)

2017 Team: Marinella Laaksonen – skipper, Marianna Kontulainen – main/tactic, Susanna Kukkonen – main/tactics, Daniela Rönnberg – trimmer, Anna Savisaari – pit, Camilla Cedercreutz – pit, Eva-Lotta Hokkonen – bow

2016 Team: Marinella Laaksonen – skipper, Marianna Kontulainen – main/tactic, Daniela Rönnberg – main/tactic, Henna Holopainen – trimmer, Susanna Kukkonen – trimmer, Heidi Uusivirta – pit, Lotta Hokkonen – mast, Päivi Järvinen – bow, Noora Tams – bow

She is the 2015 National Champion in Women’s Match Racing, held at her home yacht club NJK in Helsinki in September 2015, and Marinella Laaksonen is also the highest ranked female Finnish skipper on the World Sailing ranking. Before getting into match racing, Marinella sailed some dinghy classes, like the Europe dinghy. She made her debut on the WIM Series in 2016 and hopes to continue to compete at the highest level.