Mike grew up sailing on Lake St. Clair in Michigan out of Crescent Sail Yacht Club and Bayview Yacht Club. Racing sailboats quickly became his passion. He has competitively raced in many one design and keelboat classes as well as DN iceboats. He started match racing in 2006 and has raced with many successful teams. For the last 5 years, Mike has been working and racing on Equation, currently an STP 65. He is looking forward to continuing racing with US One Sailing Team.