Mike Sanderson (born 29 May 1971) is a New Zealand sailor. Perhaps best known for being awarded the prestigious ISAF World Sailor of the Year Award for winning the 2005-06 Volvo Ocean Race as skipper of ABN Amro I. At 35 years old, he became the youngest skipper to ever win a Volvo Ocean Race in the 2005-2006 edition of the race. (Lionel Péan had previously won the Whitbread Round the World Race in 1986, aged 29). From 2007 to 2010 he was Team Director of Team Origin, a potential British challenger for the 2013 America's Cup.

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  • Mike Sanderson (born 29 May 1971) is a New Zealand sailor. Perhaps best known for being awarded the prestigious ISAF World Sailor of the Year Award for winning the 2005-06 Volvo Ocean Race as skipper of ABN Amro I. At 35 years old, he became the youngest skipper to ever win a Volvo Ocean Race in the 2005-2006 edition of the race. (Lionel Péan had previously won the Whitbread Round the World Race in 1986, aged 29). From 2007 to 2010 he was Team Director of Team Origin, a potential British challenger for the 2013 America's Cup. He returned to skipper Team Sanya (the Irish-Chinese entry in the race) in the 2011-12 Volvo Ocean Race. The boat, formerly known as Telefónica Blue in the 2008-09 Volvo Ocean Race, has been plagued with instrument and hull failures. As of 30 March 2012 the boat is currently being shipped to Miami to be repaired so it can rejoin the race in Leg 7. (en)
  • Mike Sanderson (Whangarei, 29 mei 1971) is een Nieuw-Zeelandse zeiler. Hij is het meest bekend door het winnen van de Volvo Ocean Race 2005-2006 als schipper van de ABN Amro I. Met zijn 34 jaar was hij daarmee de jongste schipper ooit die de Volvo Ocean Race wist te winnen. (nl)
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  • Mike Sanderson (Whangarei, 29 mei 1971) is een Nieuw-Zeelandse zeiler. Hij is het meest bekend door het winnen van de Volvo Ocean Race 2005-2006 als schipper van de ABN Amro I. Met zijn 34 jaar was hij daarmee de jongste schipper ooit die de Volvo Ocean Race wist te winnen. (nl)
  • Mike Sanderson (born 29 May 1971) is a New Zealand sailor. Perhaps best known for being awarded the prestigious ISAF World Sailor of the Year Award for winning the 2005-06 Volvo Ocean Race as skipper of ABN Amro I. At 35 years old, he became the youngest skipper to ever win a Volvo Ocean Race in the 2005-2006 edition of the race. (Lionel Péan had previously won the Whitbread Round the World Race in 1986, aged 29). From 2007 to 2010 he was Team Director of Team Origin, a potential British challenger for the 2013 America's Cup. (en)
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