Nigel King is a British yachtsman who has competed in several Volvo Ocean Races, the Jules Verne Trophy, Olympic trials and other classic yacht races around the world.
King acts as a coach and mentor to the Volvo RYA Keelboat Programme, which trains Britain’s young sailors. He is also a motivational speaker, and has run leadership and business improvement programmes.
King lives in Lymington, Hampshire.
King is also familiar with other professional sailors such as Mike Golding and Cameron Appleton from his time in the Royal Yachting Association.