Professor Orams' own interests focus on marine recreation and sport, high performance sport, leadership, coaching and outdoor education. A professional sailor who has raced around the world, he has been involved in two America’s Cups, has won multiple world and New Zealand titles and thus, has been involved in the top level of sport as an athlete, a coach and as a sports team leader.
Professor Orams remains active as a competitive sailor and coach and as an enthusiastic surfer, stand-up-paddle boarder and scuba diver. He serves as a trustee for many charities and is active in community work, particularly in helping the less privileged have opportunities for marine recreation and also as an advocate for marine conservation.
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