Sponsors and Supporters


 WD Sailing is very proud to be part of the Australian Sailing Team.

Australian Sailing is the performance program of Yachting Australia in partnership with the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) and with support from the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) and the Australian Paralympic Committee (APC). The Australian Sailing Team is the national representative team for Olympic and Paralympic class sailing.

The support of Australian Sailing allows us to compete and the level required to succeed in Olympic Sailing. We would like to thank the management, support staff, sponsors and patrons that support us and the other members of the team.

WD Sailing have been supported by Objective Australia since their journey began. Objective Australia provides high perfomance coaching and mentoring that provides a path to realise the dreams of aspiring young Australian sailors. We would like to thank Tony Walls for his continued support and coach Traks Gordon for his unrelenting assistance.



About WD Sailing

WD (Waterhouse Darmanin) Sailing is a Nacra 17 Team with one clear objective. To win Gold for Australia. In 2016 we won a Silver Medal in the Mixed Multihull Event. Its time to fly the hulls in Tokyo and continue the quest.  Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin, cousins from Sydney's northern beaches want you to share their journey.