HobbiesYacht racing (der!) & watching rugby
Amusing Sporting EpisodeNone - I take my sport deadly seriously as all who know me will tell you.
Sporting InjuriesNumerous - caused by unidentified drinking episodes.
SuperstitionsSuperstitions - I don't walk under ladders. Rituals - I don't like to eat on an empty stomache. Beliefs - the competition is breathing down my neck.
Best Sporting AchievementWinning my class at Cork week with a crew who averaged 3hrs sleep a night for 7 days.
Why This SportAre you kidding? Where else could you find such a high level of demand for hard-core physical endurance, teamwork, science, strategy, skill, competition, communications and commercial savvy?
Most Influential Person In CareerThe late, great Charles Oxley - who always made sense, saw the big picture as clearly as the deetailed on, was straigh, honest and competative yet had time for us all.
Most Admired PersonPete Goss
AmbitionsTo win RORC IRC overall for the year, boat of the year and Cork week all in the same year.
Non Sailing AchievementPrioritising time my kids above working my xxts of and sailing full on.