The best sailors in the world trust the Atlas 2 to inform their decisions.
From Olympic champions to up-and-coming youth, our team is growing every day. Meet our ambassadors and learn more about the people who trust Vakaros when it counts the most.
Daniela Moroz is a world-renowned kiteboarder from the United States. She was born in 2000 in the San Francisco Bay Area and grew up in the town of Lafayette, California. Daniela began kiteboarding at the age of 13 and quickly fell in love with the sport. Her natural talent and dedication helped her to quickly rise through the ranks and become a professional kiteboarder.
Daniela has won numerous awards and accolades throughout her career. She is a many-time World Champion in the IKA Formula Kite class and has won the US Sailing Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year award four times.
Gianluigi Ugolini and Maria Giubilei are leading the charge to the 2024 Paris Games in the Nacra 17: this pair has podiumed at multiple World and European Championships and are fighting hard to represent Italy next year.
These legends spend countless days on the water training with the Atlas 2: we can't wait to see where they go!
Harry Melges IV
Harry Melges IV is one of the most talented young sailors in the USA: at 21, he's already a perennial champion in the E Scow and Melges 24, and a professional tactician on a number of programs. In 2023, Harry is helming the Quantum Racing TP52 on the 52 Super Series and campaigning for the Youth America's Cup with American Magic.
He's an avid Atlas 2 user on all these boats, small to big, and a huge advocate of data-based learning to improve on and off the water.
Jackson is a Swiss Army Knife of sailing knowledge and is a champion in classes from the J/70 and Viper to the Flying Scot. He's a NYYC Invitational Cup Champion and two-time ICSA All-American.
More importantly, however, Jackson is one of the friendliest, most helpful sailors in the boat park: he embodies the Vakaros spirit of sharing knowledge and helping every sailor improve.
Connor is a British kiteboard legend with multiple European and World Championship podiums. He takes on any watersport put in front of him, from windsurfing to winging.
Ravi is the reigning US Rolex Yachtsman of the Year and a multi-world champ in the F18 and A Cat. He's ramping up a Moth campaign for the 2023 Worlds in Weymouth, and is a former US Sailing Team athlete in the Nacra 17.
An engineer by trade, Ravi has impressed us time and time again with his creative mounting solutions and brackets for the Atlas 2.