Olympic sailor who received the precious metal medal in the sailboard event in 1988 as well as the bronze medal in 1984; also competed in the 1992 Olympics. He went to Pakuranga University in Auckland. He was New Zealand’s cruising trainer in the 1996 Olympics. His sister Barbara Kendall was an Olympic platinum medalist in boardsailing. He was granted the Person in the Order from the English Empire in 1989, an award also bestowed upon British swimmer Ellie Simmonds.