Darren Choy Wong Long
At 16 years old, Darren Choy is one of Singapore’s brightest hopes in sailing.
Darren started sailing in 2003 and despite switching from Optimist to Byte CII only last year, is making waves in local and international waters. In April this year, he successfully defended his Byte CII world champion title, after first winning it the year before. His other achievements also include a gold medal at the Asian Youth Games – with a near perfect score.
Darren’s calm and methodical approach often gives him an edge when overcoming challenges such as more experienced opponents and changes in conditions at SEA. Choosen to represent Singapore at the Singapore 2010 Youth Olympics Games.