Lives: Lymington, UK
Ian is best known for his success in match racing. He is the only skipper to have won 5 World Championships and also has 5 National Championships and 3 Youth National Championships in the discipline. He was the first Briton to win the match racing World Championships and as of the end of the 2014/15 World Match Racing Tour Season, is a 13 times winner on the Tour with 35 podium finishes.williamssailracing.com
Lives: Farnham, UK
New Zealand’s Brad Farrand, will bring his Extreme 40 skills to the line-up. Brad has featured in the 2013 Extreme Sailing Series as both bowman and tactician, and is presently busy with the SAP Extreme Sailing Series.
Nationality: New Zealand
From Auckland, New Zealand. Garth is a graduate from the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron Youth Training Programme and the University of Auckland Faculty of Engineering.
Competing regularly in mono and multi-hull international circuits. Ranging from the World Match Race Tour through to Mini-Maxi Class, including the M32 Series and Extreme Sailing Series.
Onboard his responsibilities are Traveller, Trim, and Tactics.