Meet the Crew: Alan Turner

Age: 22

Nationality: New Zealander

Hometown: Auckland

Home Sailing Club: SSANZ

Prefered Crew Position: Bowman

Began Sailing at age: 11

Career Highlights: Sydney to Hobart

Sailing mentor: Shane Kirkman

Academic qualifications: none

Sailing dreams: Transpac race

On my day off: I chill out.

Advice to young sailors: Work hard and have fun!

If I wasn't a sailor: I would be a sailmaker.