Volvo Ocean Race crews announced for Leg 1

Emirates Team New Zealand - Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12
The crews for the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 have now been announced by each of the six teams competing. It was required for each of the teams to name their eleven sailors ahead of tomorrow’s race start at 1400 local time (1300GMT) and they are…..

Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing: Ian Walker, GBR – Helmsman, Justin Slattery, IRL – Bowman, Wade Morgan, AUS – Bowman, Adil Khalid, UAE – Trimmer, Craig Satterthwaite, NZL – Watch leader, Justin Ferris, NZL – Helmsman/trimmer, Simon Fisher, GBR - Helmsman/trimmer, Andrew Lewis, USA - Helmsman/trimmer, Rob Greenhalgh, GBR - Watch Leader, Jules Salter, GBR – Navigator, Nick Dana, USA – MCM

Camper with Emirates Team New Zealand: Chris Nicholson, AUS – Skipper, Tony Rae, NZL - Helmsman/trimmer, Will Oxley, AUS – Navigator, Robert Salthouse, NZL - Helmsman/trimmer, Roberto Bermudez, ESP - Helmsman/trimmer, Stu Bannatyne , NZL – Co-skipper/watch captain, Andrew McLean, NZL – Co-navigator/watch captain, Daryl Wislang, NZL – Helmsman/bowman, Mike Pammenter, RSA – Bowman/boat captain, Adam Minoprio, NZL - Helmsman/trimmer, Hamish Hooper, NZL – MCM

Groupama sailing team: Franck Cammas, FRA – Skipper, Jean Luc Nelias, FRA – Navigator, Charles Caudrelier, FRA, Martin Stromberg, SWE , Martin Krite, SWE, Brad Marsh, NZL, Erwan Israel, FRA, Damian Foxall, IRE, Thomas Coville, FRA, Phil Harmer, AUS, Yann Riou, FRA – MCM

Puma Ocean Racing powered by Berg: Ken Read, USA - Skipper/helm, Tom Addis, AUS – Navigator, Kelvin Harrap, NZL – Helmsman/trimmer, Brad Jackson, NZL – Watch captain, Tony Mutter, NZL – Watch captain, Ryan Godfrey, AUS - Helmsman/trimmer, Rome Kirby, USA - Helmsman/trimmer, Jono Swain, USA - Helmsman/trimmer, Michi Mueller, GER – Bowman, Casey Smith, AUS – Bowman, Amory Ross, USA – MCM

Team Sanya: Mike Sanderson, NZL - Skipper / Helm, Aksel Magdahl , NOR – Navigator, Cameron Dunn, NZL – Tactician, Chris Main, NZL - Mainsheet Trimmer, Richard Mason, NZL – Pit, Ryan Houston, NZL – Trimmer, David Swete, NZL – Grinder, Bert Schandevyl, BEL - Mid bow, Teng Jiang He, CHN – Grinder, Andy Meiklejohn, NZL – Bowman, Andres Soriano, ESP – MCM

Team Telefónica: Iker Martínez, ESP – Skipper, Andrew Cape, AUS – Navigator, Jordi Calafat, ESP - Trimmer/helmsman, Pepe Ribes, ESP - Boat captain, Zane Gills, AUS – Bowman, Antonio Cuervas-Mons, ESP – Bowman, Xabi Fernández, ESP – Trimmer, Pablo Arrarte, ESP – Trimmer, Jaoa Signorini, BRA - Watch captain, Neal McDonald, UK - Watch captain, Diego Fructuoso, ESP - MCM

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