Dave Swete

Team Alvimedica
Crew member
New Zealand
1 Previous Volvo Ocean Race
Date of Birth: November 17, 1983

In: Auckland, New Zealand
Status: -- 
Something about him that you don't know: Dave won the prestigious Hans Horrevoets Award for young sailor of the race in the last edition.

He speaks: English.

Who he is: This is his second race, following his participation as part of Team Sanya last time out. Since then, Dave has been chalking up the ocean miles - and recently won the Newport Bermuda Race. Just like his compatriot Ryan Houston, Dave is also a graduate of the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron's youth program.

What he said: --

Previous Volvo Ocean Race:
2011-12, Team Sanya