Nick Dunphey

Nick Dunphey

Offshore Acorn

Nick Dunphey is 17 year-old sailor from Seabrook, Texas. He started sailing when he was six at Lakewood Yacht Club. Nick usually does bow or jib trim but is proficient in every position on the boat. He mainly sails J/105s in Galveston Bay but has also done a handful of offshore races. Last year he took 3rd overall in the Harvest Moon Regatta, a 150-mile race from Galveston Island to Port Aransas. Nick was also crewed on a J22 and finished 1st in a qualifier regatta for the midwinter championship where they took 3rd in their division.

Nick spends his summers coaching at Lakewood Yacht Club giving back to the organization that gave him the foundation to learn to sail. He also enjoys sculptures and other physical art. He likes to go the art galleries in Houston like the Museum of Fine Arts.