Date of Birth: February 01, 1955
Status: Long-term partner
Something about him that you don't know: Neil actually has the double Australian/British nationality.
He speaks: English.
Who he is: Neil works for OC Sport as sailing technical director and lives on the Isle of Wight in the UK. He has sailed the race three times - and he has already been a shore manager in 2001-02. A man of experience.
Previous Volvo Ocean Races:
2001-02, Assa Abloy
1997-98, Silk Cut