Date of birth: July 22, 1984
In: Xiangyang, Hubei Province, China
Something about him that you don’t know: Leo is also currently training to be an IRC Class Measurer. If he passes, Leo will be the only qualified measurer in South China and will definitely be in strong demand.
He speaks: Chinese and English
Who is he: Leo proved a key member of Dongfeng Race Team in the 2014-15 edition, making his main contribution as part of the shore team. Hard-working and a good learner, Leo then went on to complete the China Sailing Tour with teammates Kit, Black and Kong before joining Guo Chaun’s team, taking part in offshore training and working on boat maintenance. Leo delivered Dongfeng from France to Portugal ahead of re-fit, before getting stuck into another edition with the Chinese team.
What he said: “Keep working hard, everything is possible”
Previous Volvo Ocean Race:
2014-15 Dongfeng Race Team