Mikkel Rossberg · Trimmer


Hailing from a keen sailing family, Mikkel was introduced to the sport by his father who coached at a local Optimist dinghy club. At 7 years old, Mikkel was sailing his own Optimist and firmly on the path to becoming a successful professional sailor. Mikkel founded commercial ship broking company, Nordic Shipbrokers, in 2000 and ran the business successfully until selling it to enable him to pursue career in sailing.

Mikkel lives with his wife and two daughters in Vedbaek, Denmark. Outside of sailing he likes to spend time with his family and stays active biking, skiing and playing golf.