Meet the fleet: Konstantin Lukoyanov

Name: Konstantin Lukoyanov
SB20 fleet: St.Petersburg, Russia
Boat name: BCG Sailing Team
Sail number: RUS 3707

Konstantin Lukoyanov BCG Sailing Team

Konstantin Lukoyanov

Crew Names: Vadim Pushev, Konstantin Lukoyanov, Timur Sabirzyanov
Why did you choose to sail in the SB20 fleet? The boat is extreme, fast and comfortable at the same time. Big and competitive fleet in EU and Russia, tough competitions.
What is your and your crew’s experience in one design racing? Laser, 470, 49er
Which events are you planning to compete at during 2013? Grand Slam, Russian nationals, World in France.

SB20 BCG Sailing Team

BCG Sailing Team

Do you have a favourite SB20 sailing memory? Grand Slam at Cowes Week, 2013.
Where is your favourite sailing location? Have you sailed your SB20 there? Portugal, we haven’t sailed there yet.
If you could change one thing about the SB20, what would it be? Reduce the amount of safety equipment on board (anchor etc).
What is your and your crew’s sailing background? (Which classes/boats and where?) Laser, 470, 49er – national and European championships.

SB20 BCG Sailing Team

BCG Sailing Team down wind

What are you and your crew’s past sailing achievements? European and Russian championships podiums.
What do you never go sailing without? Water
What was your best ever SB20 sailing day? 3rd day in Cowes Week 2013
Why did you choose to sail the SB20? The boat is extreme, fast and comfortable at the same time.
What do you do for a living? Advocate.