Justin Ferris (NZL)
Roles and responsibilities:
Helmsman and sail trimmer
Volvo Ocean Race participation:
2011-12: Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (5th)
2008-09: Puma Ocean Racing (2nd)
2005-06: Pirates of the Caribbean (2nd)
New Zealand sailmaker Justin Ferris is renowned for his offshore sail trimming and helming skills. He has taken part in three previous Volvo Ocean Races, finishing second twice: in 2005-06 on Pirates of the Caribbean and 2008-09 on Puma Ocean Racing.