VIDEO: Meeting the Wildman, Liam Kilroy
Published on October 1st, 2014
11 year old Liam Kilroy is turning heads and impressing those who compete against and sail with him. After leading the 2014 Melges Worlds after the first two races and finishing 13th out of 57 overall, Liam and his Wildman team of Stephanie Roble on strategy, Erik Shampain on trim, Steve Hunt on main and tactics now turn their focus to the 2014 Melges 20 North Americans on San Francisco Bay (October 3-5) and the 2015 Audi Melges 20 Worlds coming to SF Bay next year.
Alongside his dad, 2014 Melges 20 World Champion John Kilroy, this video shares insights on the the program, how it got started, and some of the time devoted to his success. Video published on Oct 1, 2014. Video and photos by Erik Simonson.