Joel Rodríguez

Height172cm / 5’6”Home CountrySpain
Weight80kg / 176 lbHometownLas Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

SailGP Highlights

  • Event Wins - 1

Career Highlights

  • 2017 Youth World Championship (U-21) - Laser
  • 2015 Youth World Championship (U-21) - Laser
  • 2014 ISAF Youth World Championship - Laser Radial
  • 2014 Youth World Championship (U-19) - Laser Radial

Joel Rodríguez has consolidated his position as one of the most outstanding Spanish sailors in recent times. He has an impressive list of victories in youth championships, both worldwide and continental, in classes such as Laser 1 and Laser Radial. He has also participated in renowned competitions, such as the 2020 Olympics, where he reached the sixteenth place competing in the ILCA7 category. Additionally, he has a silver medal in the Mediterranean Games, in 2022.

Currently, Rodríguez is focused on the Trofeo Princesa Sofía Mallorca, a crucial competition that will determine the selection of the Spanish Olympic sailing team for the upcoming Olympic cycles, including the 2024 Paris Olympics. With his eyes set on new challenges, Joel aspires to continue achieving success in the world of sailing.