Zachary Plavsic

Home Town: Vancouver, BC
Home Club: Royal Vancouver Yacht Club
Class: RS:X Men


Zac is a 25 year old athlete from West Vancouver , B.C. who began windsurfing at the age of 17. He sails out of the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club and West Vancouver Yacht Club. Since 2000 Zac has worked hard to become the top ranked North American and member of the Canadian Sailing Team in Olympic Class Windsurfing. In 2007 Zac was the RS:X North American Champion.

Zac has been preparing for the 2008 Olympics since 2001, training over 300 days a year on and off the water. His training and competitions take him to the four corners of the earth, while being an ambassador for Canada.

His goal is to achieve top world status by 2008 and sail towards a medal in the Beijing Olympic Summer Games.