NEW ZEALAND'S SAILING HEROES

 Sir Peter Blake - Skipper - Steinlager2 -  Winner of the Whitbread Round the World Race 89/90 Skipper 85/86 Whitbread. Winner - 1995 & 2000 America' Cup

Sir Peter Blake - Skipper - Steinlager2 -  Winner of the Whitbread Round the World Race 89/90 Skipper 85/86 Whitbread. Winner - 1995 & 2000 America' Cup

 Peter Burling - Helmsman - Emirates Team New Zealand - Winner of America's Cup 2017 - Crew - Team Brunel - Volvo Ocean Race 2017/18 - Gold Medalist in Rio Olympics 2016

Peter Burling - Helmsman - Emirates Team New Zealand - Winner of America's Cup 2017 - Crew - Team Brunel - Volvo Ocean Race 2017/18 - Gold Medalist in Rio Olympics 2016

 Bianca Cook - Crew - Turn the Tide on Plastics, Volvo Ocean Race 2017/18

Bianca Cook - Crew - Turn the Tide on Plastics, Volvo Ocean Race 2017/18

 Mike Quilter - Navigator - Steinlager 1 & 2 - Winner Whitbread Round the World Race 89/90

Mike Quilter - Navigator - Steinlager 1 & 2 - Winner Whitbread Round the World Race 89/90

 Mike (Moose) Sanderson - CEO Doyle Sails - All Round Yachtsman - awarded the prestigious ISAF World Sailor of the Year Award for winning the 2005–06 Volvo Ocean Race as skipper of ABN Amro

Mike (Moose) Sanderson - CEO Doyle Sails - All Round Yachtsman - awarded the prestigious ISAF World Sailor of the Year Award for winning the 2005–06 Volvo Ocean Race as skipper of ABN Amro

 Grant Dalton - CEO Emirates Team New Zealand - Winner America's Cup 2017 - Crew aboard Lion NZ & Skipper of Endeavor Whitbread Round the World Race 89/90

Grant Dalton - CEO Emirates Team New Zealand - Winner America's Cup 2017 - Crew aboard Lion NZ & Skipper of Endeavor Whitbread Round the World Race 89/90

 Emma Sanderson MBE (nee Richards) Now a New Zealander) In 2002–2003, she became the first British woman and youngest person to complete the Around Alone, a 29,000 mile, single-handed round the world yacht race.

Emma Sanderson MBE (nee Richards) Now a New Zealander) In 2002–2003, she became the first British woman and youngest person to complete the Around Alone, a 29,000 mile, single-handed round the world yacht race.

 Dean Barker - Winning Skipper Louis Vuitton Cup 2007 & 2013. Sailor on Team New Zealand / America's Cup 2000

Dean Barker - Winning Skipper Louis Vuitton Cup 2007 & 2013. Sailor on Team New Zealand / America's Cup 2000

 Blair Tuke - Crewmember - Mapfre - Volvo Round the World Race 2017/18 & Winner of the 2017 America's Cup - Gold Medalist in Rio Olympics 2016

Blair Tuke - Crewmember - Mapfre - Volvo Round the World Race 2017/18 & Winner of the 2017 America's Cup - Gold Medalist in Rio Olympics 2016

 YOU - the adventurous, confident, young NZ Leader who has been on our programme.

YOU - the adventurous, confident, young NZ Leader who has been on our programme.