From: Newport, USA
Something about him that you don’t know: Mike bears a striking resemblance to the character Ron Burgundy in the Anchorman movies.
He speaks: English.
Who he is: American rigger Mike comes from Newport, Rhode Island, and brings 15 years of mast building and rigging experience to the ADOR team. As well as having three America’s Cup campaigns to his name Mike worked for PUMA Ocean Racing in the last race and runs his own one-man rig service consultancy business in the US.
Previous Volvo Ocean Race:
2011-12, PUMA Ocean Racing, shore team