Johnie Berntsson
Sweden
WS Ranking 56
FLUX Team

 
Johnie Berntsson made his entrance to match racing in 1997 and has been progressing up the match racing ladder ever since. He is the two times champion in King Edward VII Gold Cup and has won the Swedish, Scandinavian and European championships. In February 2012, the Swedish Sailing Federation crowned Berntsson and his crew Swedish Sailors of the Year. More recently he and his team have won World Match Racing Tour events in ACI Cup and Croatia.

Berntsson has been very active this past year, competing in four WMRT events, in between sharing his time as a major supporter of Get Kids on Board, a Swedish youth sailing program.He is returning for his 9th Congressional Cup appearance, seeking his second Crimson Blazer to match the one he won in 2009.

CORE CREW MEMBERS:
Richard McGarvie - Bow
Per Frykholm - Main
Keith Swinton - Tactician
Jakob Gustafsson - Pit
Philip K Guhle - Trim

 
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1st
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13th
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1st
8th
Congressional Cup 2016
Congressional Cup 2014
Congressional Cup 2012
Congressional Cup 2011
Congressional Cup 2009
Congressional Cup 2008
Congressional Cup 2007
Congressional Cup 2006
WMRT Finals 2016 Marstrand, SWE
WMRT Newport 2016 Newport Harbour, USA
Ficker Cup 2016, Long Beach Yacht Club, USA
Monsoon Cup 2016 Puteri Harbour, Johor, MAS