Name: Lara Dallman-Weiss
Position: Crew
Sport: Sailing
Event(s): Women’s 470 (Two-Person Dinghy)
Height: 5-9
DOB: 1/30/1989
Birthplace: Shoreview, Minn.
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Mounds View High School ’07
College: Eckerd College ‘11, Nutritional Counselling Wellness Education, Spanish
Team/Club: US Sailing Team, Perfect Vision Sailing, New York Yacht Club, White Bear Yacht Club
Coach(es): Robby Bisi
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 12th (470)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2021 – 7th (470)
  • Years of participation: Long Course – 2018, 2019, 2021
  • Top Finish: 7th – 2021 (470)
Personal: Daughter of Sue Dallman and John Weiss...Has one older brother, Tom and one older sister Vanessa...Began sailing at age 6...Hobbies including writing, running, biking, travel, and photography...Has raced on sailboats ranging from 8’ to 183’ long...Her grandfather, Howard Dallman, was a pilot in both Vietnam and WWII, he has a POW and also received the Air Force Cross for heroic efforts...He is a large part of what drives her.