Anders Østre Pedersen
Anders has been a national team athlete for over 10years. Two times World Champion and two times olympian. Sailing mainly the Finn, but also boats like j/70, M24, 5.5M, ORCI etc. Now Anders is ready for the next challenge. When he is not sailing he is running the family business back in Norway, and are ready together with the captain to manage the SSL team. Beeing known for his balance and feel he is a steady hand on the helm for team Norway.
The sport of sailing is up in the air. More boats are flying on foils and Alexander has been one of the leaders of this revolution in Norway. He’s an experienced Moth sailor and is now helming XelaRacing, a GC 32 foiling catamaran. A true professional capable of handling every position on a boat from the bow to the helm.
She was the highest ranked Norwegian on the SSL ranking at first crew selection based on solid results in the 49er FX class over the past couple of years. With her crew Marie Rønningen, she claimed a bronze medal at the 2019 Europeans and a 4th at the Worlds. They will represent Norway in an outstanding fashion at the Tokyo games.