Christian Kamp · Trimmer
NAME Christian Kamp
RACE CREW POSITION Trimmer
LANGUAGES Danish, English
Denmark’s Christian Kamp joined the SAP Extreme Sailing team this year and brings a solid record as former Team Origin trimmer, and in his current role as a member of the Swedish Americas Cup Team, Artemis Racing, a challenger for the 35th Americas Cup.
Christian was previously part of the Luna Rossa Challenge for the 32nd America’s cup 2005 before joining Team Origin in 2007. For three years he campaigned with Iain Percy and Sir Ben Ainslie in Louis Vuitton Pacific Series, TP52 and World Match Racing Tour, winning the World title in 2010.
In recognition of his achievement he was awarded 2010 Danish Sailor of the year. His career highlights include three world championships, one European and three national titles, as well as more than 20 grade 1 level wins in match racing. More recently he sailed on board Team Aqua as trimmer in the RC44 circuit, winning the last three consecutive seasons. Having sailed with Rasmus Kostner and Jes Gram-hansen on previous circuits Christian was keen to get onboard for the Extreme Series Challenge for the podium.