David Wright

Name: David Wrightdavid-wright
Sport: Sailing
Hometown: Toronto, ON

Favorite Sports Memory:
Karen Lee Gartner winning Olympic Gold in Alpine Skiing at the 1992 Albertville Games.

Favorite Quote:
Everybody pulls for David, nobody roots for Goliath
– Wilt Chamberlain

CAN Fund Testimonial:
The world cup sailing circuit is held in Europe. The CAN Fund grant paid for the boat I used on the world cup. It is a massive capital expense that made a huge difference to my season.

Best Result:
6th 2009 World Championship

Fun Facts: 
I don’t like flying