One of the most recognized and famous Portuguese sailors, both for his passion for the sport and for his results.
Hugo Rocha competed in 3 Olympic Games. Winning a Medal in the 470 Class, in Athens. He still conquered 8 World Championships in the most diverse classes, from Laser II, Platu 25, J80, SB20, Swan 45 to ORC class, and he is also 2 times European Champion.
In 2023, he participated for the first time in an Oceanic race, the Ocean Race, with a 100% Portuguese crew, the Mirpuri Foundation Racing Team and after this experience he even got closer to the Ocean and improved his skills.
|3||Atlanta Olympic Games Sailing Competition||Geórgia, USA||470 - Men||1996|
|9||470 World Championships||Porto Alegre, BRA||470 - Men||1996|
|2||Mens 470 World Championship||Tel Aviv, ISR||470 - Men||1997|
|1||470 European Championships||Cesme, TUR||470 - Men||1998|
|1||World Championship ORC||Porto Cervo, ITA||ORC||2021|