Damian FoxallSustainability Program Manager

    Leadership requires first and foremost that you β€˜turn up’ and be present. To push for change and inspire others you have to go out and do things, spread the message and collaborate.



    The Ocean Race experience:

    Damian has competed in 10 round-the-world races. This will be Damian’s 7th campaign in The Ocean Race.

    2002-03 Team Tyco

    2006-07 Ericsson Racing Team

    2009-10 Green Dragon Racing Team

    2011-12 Groupama

    2014-15 Dongfeng Race Team

    2017-18 Vestas 11th Hour Racing

    What is your favorite way to connect with the ocean?

    Getting on and in the water with my children.

    If you were a marine animal what would you be?

    Albatross – they are effortless and graceful.

    Share a fun fact about you and sailing:

    Damian learned to sail when he was young, growing up on a farm in Ireland that went down to the sea.

    Meredith Carroll - sponsorship manager for 11th hour racing team