|Ville natale||Kingston, ON|
|Club:||Kingston Yacht Club|
Robert began sailing an Optimist at the club level in Norway when he was 6 years old. After moving to Canada, he went through Junior Sailing at Kingston Yacht Club. After attaining his Bronze Sail in 2003, Robert moved on to the Race Team and began racing the Byte. In 2005 he was selected for the Ontario Sailing Team, starting in the Laser Radial, and then onto the Laser in 2006. Robert plays high school volleyball, soccer and house league hockey in the winter. He also enjoys downhill skiing and traveling.
Robert qualified to sail for Canada in the 2008 Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championships.