Following a successful junior career in the Topper, Bella transitioned to the 29er which is the pathway boat into the 49er FX.
Boys and girls race together and Bella dominated both categories ﬁnishing 2nd overall and successfully defending her Ladies title at the RYA Youth Nationals in Largs 2018.
Bella was fortunate enough to be selected for the Youth Worlds 2017 in China and ﬁnished 6th overall in a competitive ﬂeet. At the end of her 29er career last summer, she achieved 6th overall at the Nationals and 3rd Ladies at the Europeans before transitioning into the FX September 2018.
Bella currently studies Engineering at Exeter university alongside her FX campaign. When not sailing, she enjoys kitesurfing and spending time even more time by the sea!