Current Tour Position: 6th
Garth grew up sailing out of Wakatere Boating Club, at Narrow Neck Beach, Auckland. He has competed since the age of 9 in all junior dinghy classes. Along the way, he constantly gained top results including 3rd in the P-Class Tanner Cup and then winning the Starling National Championships.
At 18, he decided that in order to achieve his ambition of becoming a top professional sailor, the best pathway was through the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron Lion Foundation Youth Training Programme. After 2 successful years he graduated gaining top national and international results. In conjunction with his sailing Garth also completed and graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering from the University of Auckland.
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