Lisa Ross

Home Town: Halifax, NS
Home Club: RNSYS
Class: Laser Radial


Lisa grew up in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, and started sailing in the junior sailing program at the Lunenburg Yacht Club when she was eight. In 1994, she won the Canadian Youth Championship and the berth at the 1995 World Youth Championships. Lisa has also represented Canada at the Pan Am Games in the Laser Radial.

Ross started sailing the Yngling class in 2001. In 2004 she qualified for the Olympic Games in Athens, 2004 where they placed 16th. Lisa has since returned to the Laser Radial class, the newest Women’s Olympic Class, in hopes of bringing home a medal for Canada in Beijing in 2008.