Support Team

Get to know my support team! They are all at the cutting edge of their respective fields, and work closely with me in this campaign.


Ian Clingan - Sailing Coach

Ian Clingan joined the team in October 2018. He brings a huge amount of experience with over 25 years as a high performance coach under his belt. Ian has coached four separate Olympic Campaigns, having personally coached at three Olympic Games.

“So far, the one achievement which has alluded me is coaching an Olympic medal. After having had some time off with my family since the 2016 Olympics, I am excited the be back on the campaign trail, pursuing the ultimate goal!”

ian’s top 3 highlights from his coaching career:

  • Having four sailors from his GBR radial team finish in the top 16 at the 2008 World Championships

  • Coaching the American Skud team to a Paralympic Silver medal at the 2012 Paralympics

  • Having both of the sailors he coached medal at the 2005 ISAF Youth World Championship

Ian’s top 3 favourite things about coaching

  • “The process of taking major goals, braking them down into short - term objectives, and then designing the program and individual sessions to achieve them”

  • “The variety of work, places, people and cultures that the job exposes me to”

  • “Working in the great outdoors!!”

Rob Hooper - Fitness Coach

bio coming soon…

Stephen Raghoobarsing - mental coach

bio coming soon…