Name: Annie Haeger
Sport: Sailing
Event(s): 470 (two-person dinghy)
Position: Helm
Height: 5-6
Weight: 128
DOB: 2/5/1990
Birthplace: Chicago, Ill.
Hometown: East Troy, Wis.
High School: Lake Forest High School (Lake Forest, Ill.) ’08
College: Boston College ’12, Marketing
Team/Club: Lake Beulah Yacht Club
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 7th
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2016 – 6th (470)
  • Years of participation: Laser Radial – 2007, 2009; 470 – 2010, 2013-16
  • Top finish: 6th – 2016 (470)
Personal: Daughter of Kent and Julie Haeger, both sailors, who spent a year with Annie and her siblings living on a boat and sailing throughout Europe, Africa, Australia and New Zealand...Began sailing at age 5...Offered a scholarship to play soccer in college but turned it down to sail at Boston College...Won the Quantam Female College Sailor of the Year Award in 2011...Four-time ICSA All-American.