We talk Olympic memories with RYA Olympic Manager, Stephen ‘Sparky’ Park
Sparky talks Olympic memories, the pressures and nerves, inside the ‘Team Bubble’ and the importance of team spirit
Stephen ‘Sparky’ Park is the Royal Yachting Association’s Olympic Manager and is responsible for managing and implementing the World Class Performance (WCP) programme for sailing. Stephen is also a member of the RYA Olympic Steering Group (OSG), Paralympic Steering Group (PSG) and World Class Performance Directorate. He has been in this role since 2001, leading the sailing teams into the Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008 Games.