Gordon Cook is a Toronto native with an engineering degree from Queens University. He has been sailing since he was a child at the Royal Canadian Yacht Club. Gordon has been a national team member since 2000.
Gordon and Ben Remocker teamed up part time in 2003 and ramped up their campaign in the 49er. They eventually would represent Canada at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
After 2008, Gordon teamed up with Hunter Lowden to pursue another Olympic campaign in the same class. They have had much success over the last 3 years and are working hard to secure a spot to represent Canada in the 49er class.