- Hometown: Berwyn, Illinois
Cape Town, South Africa
Skip Novak is the Brand Ambassador for Ullman Sails. He grew up on the Great Lakes and enjoyed racing from port-to-port which he believes has been fundamental to his sailing career. He thoroughly enjoys the adventure of sailing and it is his greatest passion. Skip has years of experience in racing, especially the European racing circuit. His main focus though is exploration and his first around the world race was the 1977-1978 edition of the Whitbread voyage in which he took second place.
With all of these challenges and experience Skip is a valuable part of the Ullman team.