Name: Briana Provancha
Sport: Sailing
Event(s): 470 (two-person dinghy)
Position: Crew
Height: 5-7
Weight: 147
DOB: 4/25/1989
Birthplace: San Diego, Calif.
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: Point Loma High School (San Diego, Calif.) ‘07
College: Boston College ’12, Marketing
Team/Club: Southwestern Yacht Club
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 7th
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2016 – 6th
  • Years of participation: 2009-10, 2013-16
  • Top finish: 6th – 2016
Personal: Daughter of Bill Ferguson and AnnMarie Provancha...Has one sister, Alexa...Began sailing at age 8...Hobbies include playing tennis...Was the valedictorian of her high school...At Boston College, led the Eagles to two co-ed national titles, one team race national title, two women’s national titles and two Fowle Trophies...Served as a part-time sales associate at Cole Haan through the Team USA Career Program.