Figaro Beneteau 2, n°23
Artemis Offshore Academy
Born and bred in Northern Ireland, Andrew recently moved to Cowes, Isle of Wight to pursue a career in offshore sailing. Taught to sail by his Dad Brian aged 9, Andrew grew into a keen Laser and Etchell competitor, before trying out for the Artemis Offshore Academy in July 2014. Selected for the squad, Andrew now joins fellow Rookies Robin and Rob in training in France as they prepare to make their Class Figaro debut in 2015. The oldest of this year’s Rookie trio, Andrew has a degree from the University of Ulster in Engineering Management. He has also earned his bronze, silver and gold Duke of Edinburgh awards.