Roger is currently the Performance Director at the Abu Dhabi Sailing Yacht Club, where he is managing the development of Abu Dhabi sailing. Roger’s passion for coaching has been reflected in an impressive array of results with his athletes winning medals in the 4.7, Radial and Standard rigs at World and European level. Roger is a registered Dietitian having studied Dietetics at the University of Plymouth and also has a degree in Food Science from University College Dublin. He is an RYA and ISA level 2 coach and a REPS level 3 personal fitness trainer. As a sailor, Roger represented his native Ireland at World and European level and has won a number of titles at the national and international levels. As well as coaching athletes on the water, Roger works with sailors dietetically helping them reach ideal body weight and optimise their nutritional status, as well as monitoring and developing their physical conditioning. He is also a talented off the water athlete having completed the Ironman triathlon and several marathons over recent years, as well as enjoying his time playing team sports.