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Polly Powrie

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Nickname(s)  Polly
Class(es)  420, 470
Name  Olivia Powrie
Height  1.73 m
Nationality  New Zealander
Coach  Nathan Handley
Role  Olympic athlete
Weight  70 kg
Born  9 December 1987 (age 28) (1987-12-09) Auckland, New Zealand
Education  St Cuthbert\'s College, Auckland
Club  Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron
Olympic medals  Sailing at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Women\'s 470
Similar People  Jo Aleh, Saskia Clark, Hannah Mills, Lisa Westerhof, Lobke Berkhout

Jo aleh and olivia powrie talk about the coach and athlete relationship

Olivia Elizabeth (Polly) Powrie MNZM (born 9 December 1987) is a New Zealand sailor. She holds Olympic and world championship titles in the 470 class, and is a former 420 world champion.


Powrie and her sailing partner Jo Aleh won the gold medal in the 470 class at the 2012 Summer Olympics. In August 2013, exactly a year after winning their Olympic gold medal, Aleh and Powrie won the world title at the 2013 470 World Championships in La Rochelle, France.

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Powrie is a graduate of St Cuthbert's College, Auckland.

Polly Powrie Jo Aleh Polly Powrie take aggressive approach to defending Olympics

Powrie was made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the 2013 New Year's Honours, for her services to sailing.

Polly Powrie New Zealand sailors Jo Aleh and Polly Powrie relaxed ahead of

Jo aleh and olivia powrie sail auckland 2011

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