Sam Phillips | Australian Olympic Committee

Sam's Story

Fast Facts

Sport: Sailing
Event: 49er
Olympic History: Olympic debut
Highlights: Making the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Team
Year Born: 1991
Place Born: VIC

Growing up in Sorrento, VIC, Sam Phillips competed in his first sailing competition at just eight-years-old.

Training at his local club, the Sorrento Sailing Couta Boat Club, Sam teamed up with his brother Will competing in the 49er boat class.  

Sam will make his Olympic debut in Tokyo, competing in the 49er class alongside his brother Will Phillips.  

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