RNZYS Lautrec Racing

(NZL)

RNZYS Performance Programme, sponsored by the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron and Lautrec, an engineering design consultancy based on the North Shore in Auckland, are led by Kiwi sailors Chris Steele and Graeme Sutherland, who have handpicked a selection of the most talented sailors in the RNZYS Performance Programme youth foiling squad.

Chris Steele

Chris Steele

NZL

Skipper/Helm

The team will be led by Kiwi Chris Steele, who brings experience as a two-time New Zealand Match Racing champion, as well as GC32 expertise. Steele has recently been awarded one of only three Tour Cards for the 2017 World Match Racing Tour.

Graeme Sutherland

Graeme Sutherland

NZL

Tactician/Mainsheet trimmer

Joining Steele as mainsheet trimmer and tactician is Graeme Sutherland. Twice Youth Match Racing International champion, Sutherland is coach and manager for the RNZYS Youth Training Programme’s foiling squad.

Logan Dunning Beck

Logan Dunning Beck

NZL

Trimmer

Logan Dunning Beck boasts the recent accomplishment of being the 2016 Weymouth Sailing World Cup champion in the 49er.

Harry Hull

Harry Hull

NZL

Trimmer

Harry Hull is a crew member of 36 Below Racing match racing team alongside Steele.

Tim Snedden

Tim Snedden

NZL

Floater

Tim Snedden is an accomplished Skiff sailor who brings valuable GC32 experience to the table having had a month of training.

Luca Hyatt Brown

Luca Hyatt Brown

NZL

Floater

Luca Hyatt Brown has competed in a range of classes including the 420 and TP52.

Josh Salthouse

Josh Salthouse

NZL

Bowman

Josh Salthouse is a crew member of 36 Below Racing match racing team alongside Steele.

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