Hobbieswakeboarding, skiing, windsurfing, reading, movies, photography.
Amusing Sporting Episodebreaking a lifeline on the final beat of the first race in the melges 24 worlds in 2002 and slipping from second to eighth not funny at the time but looking back it is now, all the crew swimming for all their lives as the helm tries to figure out what happened.
Sporting Injurieslots of cuts, a few bruises, knee damage in an avalanche January '13
Superstitionsnever shave during an offshore and always wear the same socks for an event.
Best Sporting Achievementsetting the new monohull record for sailing round britain and ireland in 2000 as part of an amatuer crew.
Why This Sportused to be a skier and family was always into both so when stopped being competitive on the slopes moved over to the water
Most Influential Person In CareerIan Barker (inshore) and Alex Thomson (offshore)
Most Admired PersonBen Ainslie - the legend that is
AmbitionsVolvo Ocean Race (unrealistic perhaps)Take back the round britain and ireland record after it was broken in 2004 (maybe less unrealistic)
Awardsstill waiting on that one!
Non Sailing AchievementRepresented England for skiing at 14 in Canadian International schools event.