Date of birth: 16 September 1970
In: Southampton, United Kingdom
Legs sailed in this edition: 1, 2, 3, 4
In-Port Races: Alicante, Lisbon, Cape Town, Hong Kong, Guangzhou
Something about him that you don't know: John is from England's south coast but now lives in Adelaide, Australia.
Who he is: A long-term member of the Ragamuffin and Scallywag super maxi crews, Fisher has plenty of big boat experience and has sailed with skipper David Witt for many years. A Sydney-Hobart veteran, he makes the step into the Volvo Ocean Race world for the first time in 2017-18.