Robert is a Senior member of the Canadian Sailing Team, representing the Kingston Yacht Club and the Royal Canadian Yacht Club. He is currently campaigning to represent Canada at the 2016 Olympic Games in the Laser class.
Robert began sailing an Optimist when he was six years old and went through Junior Sailing at the Kingston Yacht Club. Robert represented Canada at the Youth World Championships twice (14th, 5th) and has won two Canadian Youth Championships.
Robert has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Queen’s University at Kingston, Ontario.