1 Russell Coutts (sailing)
Sir Russell Coutts KNZM CBE is a World Champion New Zealand yachtsman. Coutts’ achievements include a gold medal in the Finn Class in the 1984 Olympic Games, winning the America’s Cup twice with 14 wins and 16 losses (2010, 2013 and 2017 each time with James Spithill as skipper/helmsman).
Born: March 1, 1962 (age 55), Wellington, New Zealand
Spouse: Jenny Coutts
Education: University of Auckland
Class(es): Finn, AC45
Children: Grayson Coutts
Olympic medal: Sailing at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Finn Class