Scott comes from New Zealand and is 37 years old. He is one of the best-known and top-performing grinders in the world. He has collected many victories during his sailing career: the Sydney to Hobart, the Rolex Fastnet, the Channel Race, the Rolex Newport to Bermuda just to name a few. Crawford also won the Rolex Maxi World Championship twice and the 12 meter SI Worlds & North American Championships. Scott took part in the last two editions of the America’s Cup. In 2003 he was with One World Challenge and in 2007 with BMW Oracle Racing.