Name: Annalise Murphy
Height: 185 cm / 6'1"
Weight: 72 kg / 159 lbs
Home Location: Rathfarnham, Co. Dublin
Club: National Yacht Club
Olympic Experience: First time campaigner
General Outline of Sailing Career to Date: Started junior section in the National Yacht Club at 10 years old sailing Optimists. Progressed to Laser 4.7 and then to Radial.
First Sailing Experience: Sailing with Mum and Dad in their Catamaran
Greatest Achievements to Date: Bronze medal at 'Sail for Gold' 2012
Hobbies/Other Sports: Tennis, Cycling, Hockey, Skiing, Kite Surfing, Surfing and Triathlon
My Worst Sailing Moment: Winter training in Ireland. When I was younger I did the entire winter in Ireland, now I am lucky to get to train abroad.
Favourite Food: I love baking and cooking, experimenting and trying new recipes. Fruit is up there on my favourites.
What is Your Life Long Ambition: To win an Olympic Gold Medal and graduate from University
What is Your Life Motto: Give it everything and have no regrets
Where Would You Go In the World If You Could: Home! I spend so much time away I really appreciate being at home
Money No Object – What Would You Do: Have you seen the movie 'The Bucket List'?