Roger is currently the Performance Director at the Abu Dhabi Sailing Yacht Club, where he manages 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 Dietitian having studied Dietetics at the University of Plymouth and 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 several 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 and monitoring and developing their physical conditioning. He is also a talented athlete himself, having completed an Ironman triathlon and several marathons over recent years and enjoying playing team sports like field hockey where he is represented Ireland.