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Paul “Casper” Murray

Mainsail Trim / Traveller Trim

Usual position on board

Mainsail trim /Traveller trim

Member of TVS since when

Since the idea was first thought of, 2009 was it?

Day Job

Salesman at North Sails NZ

Short version of sailing history

Normal P class Starling and Sunburst in younger days… then onto 2 x Kenwood Cups Hawaii, 3 x Hobart races, 3 x Fastnet races, Maxi One Design World Camps, 3 x Rolex Maxi World Champs, 5 x Rolex Super Yacht Cup Sardinia/ BVI’s, 2 x Oopps Cup Sweden Orma 60, 5 x Americas Cups as sailmaker/ sailor, 1 x Whitbread sailmaker/sailor, 1 x Volvo Ocean Race sailmaker/sailor.

Unique Quality

No question a very experanced yachtsman, Casper brings a wealth of knowledge to the team. Espeically good at modeing the boat and keeping it in the grove. Casper is happiest when helming a yacht offshore, always keeping the crew on their toes and thinking of the next change.