Russell Coutts

Sailing

Sir Russell Coutts, KNZM, CBE (born 1 March 1962 in Wellington, New Zealand), is a competitive sailor. His achievements include a Gold medal in the Finn Class in the 1984 Olympic Games, winning the America's Cup five times, the ISAF World Youth championships, three World Match Racing Championships, numerous international match race wins and IOR, IMS and One Design World Championship victories.

Russell Coutts