The Challengers

Ian Walker Skipper

Ian Walker is one of Britain’s most successful sailors, with two Olympic silver medals, two America’s Cup campaigns and two Volvo Ocean Race campaigns to his name.

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Adil Khalid Helmsman & Trimmer

UAE national, Adil Khalid, made history in 2011 as the first Arab sailor to compete in the Volvo Ocean Race with Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing, helping to inspire a new generation of Emiratis to take to the water.

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