Helmet Number: 02
Age: 33
Number of America’s Cups: 3
Favourite place of New Zealand: Hauraki Gulf

Career Highlights

  • 2021 America’s Cup Winner with Emirates Team New Zealand
  • 2017 America’s Cup Winner with Emirates Team New Zealand
  • 2019 Princess Sofia Finn – Gold
  • 2013 Youth America’s Cup Winner
  • 2012 Laser World Champs – Bronze
  • 2008 Laser Radial Youth World Champs – Gold


Born in 1990, Andy is from the Murrays Bay Sailing Club and has spent most of his life in the Laser class winning multiple medals at World Cup events and narrowly missing out on the final selection for the 2016  Olympic Games in Rio. He is yet another member of the winning New Zealand Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Team from San Francisco in 2013 and joined Emirates Team New Zealand sailing team in 2016 for the 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda. After winning the Auld Mug he jumped back into another Olympic campaign chasing a participation at the 2020/1 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Andy is back with the sailing team for his 3rd America's cup campaign, after the teams defence in Auckland.