Roy Heiner is one of the most well-known and reputable sailors in the Netherlands. His experience covers various sailing classes and different types of racing. He particpated four times in the Olympic Games, in 1996 won a bronze medal in Atlanta in the Finn class, worked for Oracle BMW Racing in the America’s Cup and lead various projects in the Volvo Ocean Race. In addition he has gained many titles at world, European and national levels.
In 1996 he started his own company, Team Heiner, in which top-sport and corporate life meet each other in a professional manner. As Technical Sailing Director of Team ABN AMRO in the 2005/2006 Volvo Ocean Race, Roy was responsible for the victory of the prestigious sailing team in this heroic race around the world. With Arnoud Hummel, Roy is partner of Team Heiner Management Programmes.