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Adrienne Greenwood
19 October 1940
New Zealand
New Zealand

Roles and Responsibilities

World Match Racing Tour
Corporate Governance

Committees /Commissions
Audit Committee
Class Rules Sub-committee
ISAF Classes Committee
International Umpires Sub-committee
Match Racing Committee
Match Race Ranking Sub-committee
Team Racing Sub-Committee
Women's Forum

American Samoa, Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Tahiti, Vanuatu

Regional Federations
Oceania Sailing Federation (OSAF)

Sailing Career

My personal sailing interests have been limited to sailing the family keelboat and competing as crew and boat owner in Keelboat club events.
Close association with America's Cup negotiations when advertising payments were a significant issue for ISAF & have been associated with 4 x AC regattas
I have two has been an Olympic representative in the 470 Class the other an America's Cup crew member.

Sailing Administration

CEO Yachting New Zealand 1986-2000
Olympic Selector & Organiser of 4 Olympic Trial events in NZ
Yachting representative on the NZ Olympic Committee
Involved on the Organizing Committee of 3 x 470 World Championships.
Youth, Woman's & World's Organiser & leader of 2x Guangzhou-Fukuoka-NZ Junior Development Regattas in Japan
Past National Judge
Race Management RNZYS
Kohimara Junior Yacht Club Member & volunteer for over 11 Years

Other Sports Administration

Member of the NZ Sports Tribunal 2003-2011 (Government Appointment). The tribunal hears drug, selection & other sports disputes and is made up of largely legal persons headed by a High court Judge
Independent Board Member of the Northern Mystics Netball Franchise (a semi professional Australia / NZ Netball Championship) - Current
Board Member of NZ Golf & High Performance Committee Member - Current
Board Member of Auckland Golf lnc. - Current
Board Member The Grange Golf Club - Current

Roles Within ISAF Prior to Appointment as Vice-President 2012

2004-2008 Chair of the Women's Sailing Committee
2000-2008 Working Party on Women's Representation
1998-2008 Member of the Events Committee & various working parties
current Member of the World Youth Sailing Trust
2007 Awarded IOC Diploma for promotion of women in sport
2008 Awarded ISAF Gold Medal

Other Information

Degree In Political Studies from Auckland University 1984
Managing Director Family Retail Business 2000-2003
Active sporting participant
Personal interest in Business & Equities

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