Robin sailed to NZ from Canada twice on her family yacht. Along with this adventure the length of the Pacific Ocean, she has crossed the Atlantic Ocean three times, covered the Mediterranean, and raced in two Sydney to Hobart races, sailing over 45000 miles in total.
Robin has worked on many top-level yachting programs as a rigger including:
Hugo Boss Open 60, including sailing a Sydney to Hobart Race
Beau Geste Farr design 80
Team Russia Volvo 70
Ran Mini Maxi
Many TP52 setups including Sled, Provezza RAN, Synergy, Artemis, Mean Machine
Abu Dhabi Volvo 70 in preparation for Fastnet 2013
Beau Geste Botin 80
Robin completed a 3 month trial for the Team SCA womans Volvo team in 2013
Full fitout of Running Rigging to Provezza, 2014 Coookson Boatbuilders
Full Fitout of Running Rigging to Sled TP52, 2014 Cookson Boatbuilders
Founding Employee of Caniwi Rigging 2014
Sled TP52 Shore Team member (3rd overall and 1st Owner Driver)
SailGP Rigger specialising in the uni directional strops and technical rope work 2019/20
Her passion is with Rigging. Creating functional and stylish work, suitable for the rugged marine environment. Her specialty is the complicated and time consuming splicing such as high load loops, lock strops, sail attachments. Accessories such as dogbones, monkeys fists, sliding splices and anything else creative is Robin's most enjoyable work!